Price & Hours
- Amusement Parks, Swimming/Pools Type
- Half Day to Full Day Time to Spend
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Located at the foot of the Burj Al Arab, the Wild Wadi Waterpark is a collection of 30 water rides and play areas designed for all ages. The entire park is modeled after Juha, a character often referenced in Arabian folklore and featured predominately among the park. Thrill-seekers can slide down Tantrum Alley or the Burj Surj, while those looking for a little more relaxation can glide along the lazy river. There are also multiple moderate slide options, as well as a water park just for the kiddos and the Wipeout and Riptide, a simulated surfing ride that's one of only four of its kind in the world.
Travelers say Wild Wadi is a guaranteed hit with kids of all ages, from toddlers to teenagers. However, despite all the fun-filled things to do, some found the park to a bit too pricey.
Wild Wadi Water Park opens every day at 10 a.m. and closes at 6, 7, 8 or 10 p.m. depending on the month. Admission is determined by height and range between 336 dirhams (about $92) and 284 dirhams (around $77), though if you purchase your tickets online in advance you'll save some serious cash. You can find Wild Wadi Waterpark next to Burj Al Arab and Jumeirah Beach, about 2 miles north of the First Abu Dhabi Bank metro station. To learn more, check out the Wild Wadi Waterpark website.
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