About Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo

The ground level of the Dubai Mall has the largest suspended aquarium in the world. More than 140 species of aquatic animals including the bulkiest of sharks and scariest or rays and a large number of sand tiger sharks. The humongous aquarium measuring 51 meters in length, 20 meters in breadth and 11 meters in height, gives an experience of an actual deep ocean view. 

Must See

  • Aquarium Tunnel
  • Shark Tunnel
  • Underwater Zoo
  • Back of house tour
  • Underwater Observatory
  • Submersible Simulator
  • Glass Bottom Boat Ride
  • VR Zoo 360
  • Fish Feeding

How to reach

Bus line 27 to 28 minutes. Metro red line 30 minutes. Taxi 10 minutes.

2.3 km from the city center.


  • Children under 3 years free.
  • The fee package is not applicable for pregnant guests.
  • The place has a minimum height requirement of 120 cm.
  • Guests for crocodile habitat tour must be able to ascend and descend stairs to access the Habitat Area.
  • The entrance to various tours is subject to availability.

Visit Time

Sunday:  10:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

Monday:  10:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

Tuesday:   10:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

Wednesday: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

 Thursday: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

 Friday:     10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

 Saturday: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

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Waiting Time

30 minutes prior to the booked tour time.


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Entrance Fee


King Croc Encounter - AED 100

Otter Encounter - AED 100

Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo- AED 120

Encounter VIP-AED 315

VIP Experiences - AED 390

  • Family (4) - AED 1100

  • AED 600  Shark Encounter
  • AED 200 Ray Encounter
  • AED 200 King Croc Encounter 
  • AED 100 Research Experience
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Time you can spend

1 to 2 hours


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Light Rain 21.93°C


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