Rising to the third floor of The Dubai Mall, designed to world-class standards, the aquarium allows you to experience the exotic wonders of aquatic life first-hand through breathtaking views and a choice of leisure and dining activities. Located strategically in the centre of the mall, the 50m long aquarium is flanked by two glass tunnels at varying levels offering windows into the incredible diversity of marine life. Travelling through these, you will be treated to an exceptional underwater experience as you see eye-to-eye with sharks, stingrays and other species of fish in their natural habitat.




Aquarium Tank

One of the largest suspended aquariums in the world. The 10-million litre Dubai Aquarium tank is the houses thousands of aquatic animals, comprising over 140 species. Over 300 Sharks and Rays live in this tank, including the largest collection of Sand Tiger Sharks in the world. An enormous diversity of marine species inhabit the open ocean.Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo recreates this fascinating environment in near-perfect detail and gives you the opportunity to walk right through it.There are numerous ways for visitors to experience the main Aquarium tank.

  • The 48 metre walk-through Tunnel provides 270 degree views from 11 metres below the  surface of the tank
  • Visitors can go on a Glass-bottom boat ride, providing unique views of the tank from beneath their feet
  • Those who want to experience a dip in the tank can opt for a Cage Snorkeling Experience
  • And for the adventurous ones, a Shark Dive is a once in a lifetime opportunity, bringing you within inches of a large variety of sharks and rays




Underwater Zoo, explore a fascinating aquatic world ,located on level Two above the Aquarium tank, Underwater Zoo leads you through three ecological Zones; Rainforest, Rocky Shore and Living Ocean.




Rocky Shore

This is where the land meets the sea, a rugged, harsh environment where only the tough survive. In our Rocky Shore, visit a Humboldt Penguin colony and view several Giant Spider Crabs. If you don’t mind getting your hands wet, you can also reach out and touch some of the more hardy rock pool inhabitants. Whether viewing the Rainforest from a suspension bridge high above the river and tree canopy, or reaching out and touching some of the more hardy rock pool inhabitants, this is an aquatic experience you will never forget.





Walking along the banks of a pristine river bed surrounded by some of the most incredible freshwater animals alive. Dangerous Piranha, Giant Catfish, playful Otters and Water Rats are just some of the animals you’ll meet here.




Cage Snorkeling, have close encounters with thousands of aquatic animals at Dubai Aquarium with the Cage Snorkeling Experience. If you don’t want to undertake full-fledged diving, you can still feel the same thrills in a safe cage setting.

It has been a unique experience every time you visit the Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo.amidst the beautiful fishes strolling, the zoo reptiles and other aquatic animals on board. The tunnel gives you an exclusive atmosphere and i just love the color blue so bright and so vibrant along with the flashy colors of the fish. Its like a garden with beautiful colorful flowers on it. A worth and a must visit whenever you visit Dubai!!


The Price List

Researcher Experience – AED 100

  • New Meet & Greet Area
  • Aquarium Tunnel
  • Underwater Zoo
  • Behind the Scenes tour
  • Underwater Observatory

Explorer Experience – AED 120

  • New Meet & Greet Area
  • Aquarium Tunnel
  • Underwater Zoo
  • Submersible Simulator
  • Big Screen Theatre
  • Aquarium Glass Bottom Boat

 Otter Encounter – AED 200

  • Aquarium Tunnel
  • Underwater Zoo
  • Otter Meet & Greet Experience 

Ray Encounter – AED 200

  •   Aquarium Tunnel
  •   Underwater Zoo
  •   Ray Feeding

King Croc Encounter – AED 200

  • Aquarium Tunnel
  • Underwater Zoo
  • Crocs Tour & Bird Feeding 

VIP Line Buster Package – AED 250

  • Aquarium Tunnel    
  • Underwater Zoo
  • Back of house tour
  • Underwater Observatory
  • Submersible Simulator
  • Glass Bottom Boat
  • Fish Feeding
  • Subject to Availability

Membership Programme – AED 250

  • 12 months unlimited entry to the Aquarium Tunnel and Underwater Zoo
  • 12 months unlimited Glass-Bottom boat rides
  • 15% discount on entry for all accompanying family and friends
  • 15% discount on all non-sale items at the Gift & Souvenirs store
  • 10% discount on Shark Dives
  • 25% discount on Cage Snorkeling Experiences
  • 20% discount on PADI Courses, dive trips and Al Boom Diving retail merchandise

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