Best Time to Visit Dubai Safari Park

The best time to visit Dubai Safari Park is during the winter months, which fall between November and March. This is also considered the peak tourist season in Dubai, with cooler temperatures that make it more pleasant to explore the outdoor attractions of the park. 

On the other hand, the summer months which are from April to October, are known for their hot and humid weather, with temperatures often reaching over 40°C (104°F). This can make it challenging to enjoy the outdoor exhibits and you may also find it uncomfortable to walk around the park for extended periods.

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Winter Season (November to March)

Winter season is considered the ideal time for experiencing outdoor activities and exhibits at the Dubai Safari Park. During this time the weather is cooler and more pleasant. Average temperatures range between 20°C to 25°C (68°F to 77°F). However, it is also the peak tourist season in Dubai, with many visitors coming to enjoy the attractions from all over the world. Therefore, you can enjoy the park comfortably without being exposed to extreme heat.

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Summer Season (April to October)

The summer season is also known as the off-season for Dubai Safari Park. During this time the weather is hot and humid, with temperatures often exceeding 40°C (104°F). Therefore the weather is not suitable for extended periods of outdoor activities or exhibit exploration at the park. However, this season is ideal for visiting indoor attractions such as aquariums, museums, and cinemas in Dubai. It is advised that you should take precautions such as staying hydrated and protected from the sun. Additionally, the perks of the season are that the prices may be lower during the off-season, making it an ideal time for budget travelers.

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Essential Information

Location: 5CCW+H5 - Al Warqa 5 - Dubai - United Arab Emirates


  • Operating Hours: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm daily.
  • Gates close at 3:30 pm for guests who do not have tickets
  • Gates close at 4:00 pm for guests who have purchased online tickets.
  • The ticket counter closes at 4:00 pm.
  • Safari Journey closes at 4:30 pm.

How to Reach Dubai Safari Park

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Dubai Safari Park is located in Al Warqa 5, near Dragon Mart in Dubai. Here are some ways to reach the Dubai Safari Park:

By Car:

Visitors can easily reach Dubai Safari Park by car. The park has ample parking space available for visitors.

By Taxi:

Taxis are readily available in Dubai, and visitors can easily reach the park by booking a taxi.

By Bus:

Dubai Safari Park is well-connected by bus. Visitors can take RTA bus routes 15 and 84 to reach the park.

By Metro:

Although the metro does not directly reach the park, visitors can take the metro to Rashidiya Station and then take a taxi or bus to the park.

By Dubai Safari Shuttle Service:

Dubai Safari Park provides a shuttle service for visitors to and from the park. Visitors can book the shuttle service on the park's website or by calling the park's customer service.

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  • Explore various ecosystems of the animals and 6 different zones- Asian, Arab, African, Al Wadi, Kids Farm, and the Explorer Village

  • Get indulged in various fun activities inside the Dubai Safari Park which include the Birds of Prey show, Giraffe feeding, Bird feeding, and many more

  • Book your Dubai Safari Park tickets online for hassle-free entry to the Park and avoid waiting in long queues

  • Visit Dubai Safari Park and witness various rare species of plants and animals as you stroll through the 4 diverse sections of the park

  • See 100+ plants species in the lush green Wadi Region while also admiring sustainable modern technology like water renewable systems & solar energy

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Must Know Before You Go
  • Individuals with SANAD Card will be exempted and can enter the park free of cost.
  • Complimentary wheelchair service is offered at request.
  • Outside food and beverages are not allowed inside the park.
  • Alcoholic drinks are strictly prohibited inside the park.
  • Minors must be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times.
  • The last entry at the main gate of Safari park is at 3:30 PM.
  • Super taxi service is available within the park which can be used for visiting the different areas and that charges AED 10 for adults and AED 5 for child for one way.
  • Please wear comfortable clothing and shoes (shoulders and knees should be covered).
  • COVID-19 related guidelines issued by the respective state authorities is to be followed mandatorily.
  • You are required to respect the animals and park facilities. This includes NOT teasing the animals and not littering inside the park.
  • Bicycles, pets, scooters, skateboards and roller skates, Balloons, balls, toy guns and flash photographs are not allowed inside the park.
  • Stay hydrated throughout your visit.
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FAQ’s of Dubai Safari Park

Can I interact with the animals during my Dubai Safari Park visit?

    Dubai Safari Park allows visitors to have interactive experiences with some of the animals. However, the type and level of interaction may vary depending on the species and their individual temperament. Some of the animal encounters available include feeding the giraffes, interacting with some small mammals at the petting zoo and riding on camels. However, it is important to note that all interactions are supervised by trained professionals to ensure the safety of both the visitors and the animals.

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