Dubai offers a host of attractions for its visitors throughout the year. Whether it is the tranquil sands of the desert or whether it is the hustle and bustle of the traditional souks, Dubai always has something to give you. A tourist to Dubai can have a total experience of varying contrasts – all in one day. He experiences the tough mountains, the amazing sand dunes, the beautiful beaches, the traditional Bedouin village, the traditional souks, ultra-modern shopping malls, and the five-starred comfort of the hotels.
Ski Dubai is located inside a huge sloping metal compartment which, from the outside appears like the body of an airplane. The temperature may be a scorching 50 C or more outside, but it would be freezing cold in the snowy interior. The interior holds a snow park and a ski slope that is about half a kilometer long.
Ski Dubai is the first indoor ski resort in the Middle East which offers an amazing snow setting to enjoy your favorite snow sports, be it skiing, snowboarding, or tobogganing. Whether you are young or old, there is something for each one of you. Ski Dubai is unique mountain-themed experience that offers you the thrill and the prospect of enjoying real snow in Dubai which is in the heart of the desert.
Ski Dubai is located in Dubai Emirates Mall and it has an immense area of 22,500 square metres covered with real snow all the year round. Ski Dubai is the world’s third largest indoor ski slope. The extremely efficient insulation maintains temperatures at -1 C during the day and -6 C during the night.
Ski Dubai has 5 runs of varying difficulties, height, and gradient, and the longest run is of 400 meters with a gradient of 60 meters. Skiers and snowboarders of different skill levels enjoy the various slopes. It is just not the kids who have all the fun but parents too join the kids in having immense fun.
You do not have to worry of lugging ski clothes and ski equipment all the way there. You can hire the ski clothing and snowboard equipment, the price of which is already included in your ticket. You can ski down the slope and come up by the quaid-chair lift and tow lift for making another run.
You will enjoy eating at the St. Mortiz Café which is a themed restaurant located at the entrance of Ski Dubai or you could eat at Avalanche Café at mid-station. Should you have any problem with your equipment, their retail shop, Snow Pro, has expert staff to give suggestions and advise you. Their professional instructors are there to teach you skiing or snowboarding.
It is a great place for kids and adults alike. Ski Dubai is the ideal place for corporate get-togethers or children’s parties. You have a number of ready-made activities as well as food and beverage choices to select from. One thing that you should bear in mind is that these activities can be enjoyed by everyone, but everyone should follow the guidelines and instructions and enjoy the “snow experience” of a lifetime.