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The Ultimate Guide to Visiting Aquaventure Waterpark Dubai

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Aquaventure Waterpark is Now Open

Reopened On

May 30, 2020

Safety Measures

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🤒 Temperature Check

💳 Only Card Accepted

New Rules and Guidelines

  • Visitors are advised to book online.
  • Changing rooms and lockers will be limited.
  • Guests are advised to take public transportation to and from Aquaventure as parking spaces are limited.
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Situated on the outer ring of the iconic Palm Islands is the famed Atlantis, The Palm Resort. Within it’s grounds lies the largest waterpark in all of the Middle East and Europe, the Aquaventure Waterpark. An award-winning waterpark, experience record-breaking water rides and slides, swim with sharks and rays, or simply unwind at by the pristine beaches.

With so much to offer, Aquaventure is a waterpark that you shouldn’t miss on your visit to Dubai. Not only does it offer one of the best waterpark facilities, but also provides a wonderful respite from the heat for a fun day out out with friends and families. Here is all you need to know about Aquaventure Waterpark Dubai before you go out and make a splash.

Aquaventure Waterpark Dubai in a Nutshell

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Aquaventure Waterpark Dubai has won many awards, including the title of the “Best Waterpark in the Middle East 2015” on TripAdvisor and “Middle East’s Leading Waterpark 2016” by the World Travel Awards and we can see why. There are a large number of attractions for one to enjoy at Aquaventure. You can hurtle down the 90-foot Leap of Faith at the Tower of Neptune into a shark lagoon, spiral down the Aquaconda or take a raft and cruise through the Shark Tunnel. However, one of the biggest attractions at Aquaventure is Poseidon’s Revenge. A trapdoor opens beneath you and you plummet 75 feet before the slide arcs you through a double loop. There are numerous other breathtaking rides for thrill seekers as well as a play area for children, a lazy river for you to float down and fountains and flumes for all to enjoy.


Good for

  • Aquaventure is perfect for thrill-seekers as it has the most thrilling rides of all waterparks in Dubai.
  • If you want more than just a waterpark experience, then head to the Aquaventure Beach or the Lost Chambers Aquarium.


The park is open between Monday to Saturday, from 10:00 AM to 06:30 PM



Atlantis The Palm, Crescent Road, Dubai, UAE
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Why Visit Aquaventure Waterpark Dubai

There's no better way to beat the heat in Dubai than by soaking up some sun, sand, and waves. And a one-stop destinatoon for this is Aquaventure Waterpark at the Atlantis in Dubai. Here are the top reasons you should definitely visit:

  • It is one the largest waterparks in the world! Imagine the sheer number of rides & attractions – 79 of them, to be exact – to keep you thrilled and refreshed all day long.
  • Aquaventure is home to several record-breaking rides. Don't miss out on some like Trident Tower and Blackout.
  • There's much more than meets the eye; at Aquaventure, try adventure activities like snorkelling & scuba diving, swim with dolphins & rays, and much more.
  • Unlike other in-house waterparks, to visit Aquaventure you do not need to be a guest at Atlantis. You can simply book your Aquaventure tickets online and get direct entry to the waterpark.

Aquaventure Waterpark Tickets

You can purchase Aquaventure tickets online in advance or at the venue itself. We recommend booking your tickets online at Headout to get unparalled deals and discounts. With each ticket booking, get up to 15% off with additional 5% cashback! Moreover, enjoy flexible cancelation on your tickets.

Combo Tickets

Double your fun at Atlantis by visiting Aquaventure and The Lost Chambers Aquarium. With these combo tickets, you get direct entry to both prime attractions at Atlantis, along with up to 20% off with additional 5% cashback and flexible cancelation. This deal is just what you need!

Adventure Activities

While at Atlantis, why not make the most of your visit by trying out some exciting activities? From scuba diving to meeting some adorable sea lions, there's something for everyone here.

Aquaventure Waterpark Rides & Attractions

The Tower of Poseidon

An emphatic collection of record-breaking slides and rides, The Tower of Poseidon requires guests to be above 1.2 metres in height.

1. Aquaconda

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The Aquaconda is the world's largest waterslide. You and your friends will slide through a long serpentine tunnel of excitement before you are dropped into the largest fibre glass tube in the world.

2. Zoomerango

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Zoomerango is known to make you feel gravity like no other ride does. You will feel a mix of sensations as you slide up and down the giant Zoomerango slide.

3. Poseidon's Revenge

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The most thrilling ride at Aquaventure, Poseidon's Revenge has you wait in a chute before the trapdoor opens suddenly, sending you plummeting down at 60 km/hr through the heart of Poseidon's Tower.

4. Slitherine

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Slitherine is the first dual waterslide where you can compete against your friends and slide through a wild frenzy of twist and turns to see who is the fastest.

The Tower of Neptune

Discover a unique range of thrilling slides at the Tower of Neptune. The Tower of Neptune requires guests to be above 1.2 metres in height.

1. The Leap of Faith

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A heart-pounding ride, Leap of Faith drops you down a 9-storey slide in just over a second to give you one of the most adrenaline pumping experience in the park.

2. Shark Attack

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Journey down to the core of the Tower of Neptune in a one or two-person tube before you emerge in a shark lagoon. The Shark Attack is a unique experience that brings you closer to these feared predators of the sea.

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3. Water Coasters

These water slides use innovative technology to help you go up and down twisting tunnels on jets of water. Once you have navigated your way through these tunnels, you will emerge out into the Lazy River.

River Rides

Aquaventure's waterways snake throughout the park and offer a unique way to discover the various sections of the park. Grab a floatable tube and enjoy the ride.

1. The Rapids

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A 1.6 kilometre long river, the Rapids offers the excitement of white water throughout its length.

2. The Torrent

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The Torrent is a wave generator that produces sheet waves as well as swells up to meter high.

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3. Zero Entry Pools

Zero Entry Pools are present throughout the park and allow you to take a leisurely dip as you cruise down the Aquaventure's waterways.

Other Experiences

Aquaventure offers more than your typical waterpark facilities. Apart from some of the most thrilling and record-breaking rides, you can also partake in these unique experiences.

1. Shark Safari

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You do not need to be a scuba diver to experience swimming with the sharks. Put on a special helmet and dive into the lagoon for one of the most unique experiences at Aquaventure Waterpark.

2. Ray Feeding

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Step right into the shallow Aquaventure Waterpark's Shark Lagoon to hand-feed the cute cownose rays that call the lagoon home.

3. Splashers Kids Play Area

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Designed for the little ones, Splashers is a play area for children full of open and closed slides, climbing frames, hanging bridges and water cannons.

4. Aquaventure Beach

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The only waterpark in Dubai to have a private beach for its patrons, Aquaventure Beach is a pristine 700m stretch of white sand beach for every one to enjoy.

Aquaventure Waterpark Dubai: Visitor Information

Park Restrictions


Outside food or beverages




Glass Items


Any items deemed potentially harmful


Ice coolers or cold boxes


Pets (with the exception of service animals)


Ice coolers or cold boxes


Smoking in non-designated ares

Park Rules & Regulations

  • Entrance to the park is free for residential guests of the Atlantis Resort.
  • Your Aquaventure Waterpark ticket includes same day access to the private Aquaventure Beach, a 700m stretch of pristine white sand.
  • Children ages two and above require a valid ticket to enter the park. Also, all children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
  • Outside food and beverages, alcohol and glassware are not permitted in the park.
  • Aquaventure Waterpark is a shallow pool recreational zone and hence no diving is permitted anywhere in the park.
  • Life jackets are complimentary and available at the towel rental booths.

Getting to Aquaventure Waterpark

By car
Aquaventure Waterpark's location is very convenient for all residents of Dubai. If you are driving to Aquaventure, then you need to proceed on the Sheikh Zayed Road towards Jebel Ali. Opposite Mall of the Emirates, at Interchange 4, you need to turn right towards Souk Madinat Jumeirah. At Souk Madinat Jumeirah, turn left on Al Sufouh Road and drive straight for four kilometres then take The Palm exit on your right.

By Public Transport
Every cab driver will easily be able to take you to Aquaventure. Should you be taking the Dubai Metro, take the line that heads down towards Jebel Ali and stop at the Mall of the Emirates Station. From here, you can take a taxi to the waterpark.

Aquaventure Waterpark Dining Options

1. Barracudas

2. Shark Bites

3. Snappers

4. Splashers

5. Lagoons

6. Waves

Aquaventure Waterpark Reviews

The Good

Aquaventure Waterpark is one of the largest waterparks in the world, and the largest in all of Europe and Middle East combined. This vast expanse allows it to house some of the most unique and record-breaking rides and slides to be found anywhere. From 9-storeyed plunges down a chute to ride inflatables in rapids that send you down as well as up slides on water jets, there is something for everyone to enjoy.

The location of Aquaventure also adds to its popularity. It is situated on the Palm Islands and visiting Aquaventure means you will be visiting the Palms as well. The Palms are an iconic Dubai attraction that feature on every Dubai visitors list. Since most other recreational parks are located outside or on the outskirts of Dubai, Aquaventure's location is a real boon.

Apart from that, Aquaventure is located in the Atlantis Resort. Entrance to the park is free for guests staying at the Atlantis. There are also other world famous experiences at the Atlantis such as the Dolphin Bay where you can swim and interact with dolphins as well as enjoy a dolphin show, Sea Lion Point where you can take photos with cuddly seals and the Lost Chambers Aquarium.

The Bad

Like most theme parks in Dubai, the only drawback you will face is the number of visitors you might encounter at the park on weekends. To avoid the rush, it is advisable that you visit the park on weekdays.

Absolutely brilliant place for a great relax while the kids have fun in and out of the water fountains plenty of staff around watching every move we had a fantastic time and we r going again on friday weather permitting

Manji J, TripAdvisor, May 2021

ADVENTURE TIME!!! I wanna go back right now! Get there early and stay the whole day! There’s so much to do! The water slides and activities seem endless. What an amazing place. Showers and towels available when you’re done. Great food, stores and other activities available when you’re done. The beach is breathtaking and huge! That have trollers that bring you throughout the park so you don’t have to walk. We also did the dolphin encounter. I highly recommend!

Fernandez, TripAdvisor, April 2021

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