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Snow Penguins at Ski Dubai

#50 of 401 things to do in Dubai Features Animals
Mall of the Emirates Sheikh Zayed Rd | Al Barsha, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 409 4090
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Ski Dubai Penguin Experience
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Mall of the Emirates Sheikh Zayed Rd | Al Barsha, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 409 4090
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to the Mall of the Emirates and managed to time it that we saw the penguins when they came out. It was fun to watch the penguins and the skiers, but we only spent about 5 minutes doing it. The mall was the...More

Thank Frank M
Reviewed 17 June 2017

My first visit at Sky dive was meeting the penguins. Is a must see, cuz no everyday you can see penguins, most of all in Dubai. ticket is an extra fees, but at least i saw a penguin and i even touched it, there are...More

Thank Clara P
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Who thought that this would be a great idea? Another perception that people want animals trapped indoors. Hasn't anyone learnt from Atlantis? Not sure how hygienic this is. not really impressive.

Thank BusinessTrvlr970
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

On a free weekend day in Dubai I was lucky enough to Spend an hour inside the Dubai indoor Ski resort located in the mall of the Emirates, one of the world largest shopping malls. To begin with it is great to get away from...More

Thank Amnon S
Reviewed 1 June 2017

The Penguin Encounter is located within Ski Dubai. you put on ski pants, jacket, socks & boots and are led into their home. You are shown a short video of their work with penguins and then are ushered into the penguin meet area. There were...More

1  Thank Linda K
Reviewed 30 May 2017

We saw the penguins from the cheesecake factory - There lovely and look very happy the fact they recently had a baby show their clearly happy!

Thank Alex W
Reviewed 28 May 2017

another amazing journey inside the mall,we just watched the ski from the restaurant inside the mall, so real.such an exciting experience for family during holidays.

Thank rose78666
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Spending time, touching a penguin was something I never imagined, I would be able to do. Amazing experience. The trainer and the visit was conducted very professionally. The penguins were amazing and beautiful. Getting photographs with the penguins is an expensive affair. However I gladly...More

Thank 242umeshm
Reviewed 24 May 2017

The cute penguins are a major attraction in the Ski Dubai. Even though it is a small show , it is attractive especially with the kids.

Thank CyrilGubbi
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Experience was good, not sure whether the price justifies how long you are in there. The photos are a rip off. we were told we couldn't take our own photos, but looking at the pictures through trip advisor this seems to be false. Photos are...More

1  Thank OliviaJoyce90
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31 March 2017|
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Response from Ali A | Reviewed this property |
I am really not sure but I can find out for you because we bought their pictures since we did not have camera with us.
Mariana S
8 March 2017|
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Response from Richard G | Reviewed this property |
clothes are provided but aren't the best. you could take some thick socks and gloves, the ones supplied are a little thin. that would probably be enough. the trousers and jacket supplied are ok.
20 December 2016|
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Response from Cyrus M | Reviewed this property |
Hi, The Exclusive is AED 510 for an hour and 15 mins or so. Book in advance since it has limited seats. Kids under 12 or 13 have to be accompanied by parents. Also most important is that there should be minimum of 4... More