About Villages in Dubai Safari Park

The Dubai Safari Park is an animal sanctuary, wildlife park, and education centre with interactive, informative, as well as fun-filled experiences for every person to enjoy. This place is established on an area of 119 hectares and houses more than 2,500 animals from around the world. Keeping the safety of animals and comfort of the visitors in mind, the villages at Dubai Safari Park are divided into various zones. Each zone houses animals from different regions of the world where they live in their natural habitat.

At Dubai Safari Park Village you can get ready to witness majestic animals from different regions of the world, including lions, elephants, giraffes, moon bears, camels and many more. Not just this, these animals thrive in locations created here resembling the jungles of Asia, the deserts of Arabia, the rainforests of Africa and many more. This place is an ideal getaway for nature and animal lovers, for children, and for people interested in the knowhow of flora and fauna of the world. Here, you don’t just see animals but also get a chance to interact with them, feed them, pet them and learn all about them.

Villages Inside Dubai Safari Park

Arabian Desert Safari
Arabian Desert Safari

If you want to immerse yourself in the beauty of the deserts of Arabia, the Arabian Desert Safari is the perfect place for your next getaway. This safari is filled with a number of interactive activities for you to experience at Dubai Safari Park. The Arabian Desert Safari houses an ecosystem of various life forms including Arabian wolves, gazelles, sheep, antelopes and more which makes it worth visiting. A Dubai Safari Park marshal will accompany you and help you learn more about the wildlife here. If you are traveling with children, don’t forget to visit the Petting Zoo and explore the other educational activities. Experience the fascinating wildlife while you navigate through the golden sands of this Dubai Safari Park Village


  • Don’t Miss out to See:
  • Arabian Wolves - The smallest desert-adapted subspecies of wolf that lives in small groups normally.   
  • Gazelles - These desert animals can go without drinking water for their entire lives.
Adventure Safari Dubai
Explorer Village

The explorer village is a crowd-puller amongst the villages at Dubai Safari Park. As its name suggests, the Explorer Village will help you explore jungle life from around the world. You will get transported to the rainforests of Africa and the Jungles of Asia when you visit the Dubai safari park village. The most interesting attractions include the crocodile, hippo and tiger exhibits. What makes this place fascinating is its Elephant’s region, which houses a large herd of elephants. Visiting this place requires an upgraded ticket of the Dubai safari park village


  • Don’t Miss out to See:
  • Water Buffalos - See the water buffalos there sunken in water and bewailing in mud
  • Nile Crocodiles - The Nile Crocodile is one of the most powerful, fast and dangerous animals. The force of this animal is 5 times more stronger than a lion.
Asian Village Dubai Safari
Asian Village

The Asian village is a land of distinctive flora and fauna which features various species from Asia. These include rare animals such as moon bears and gibbons, which makes you feel like a visit to a fantasy land. Another area of this village that is spotlight worthy is the large theater where amazing shows take place every day. This is one of the best places of the villages at Dubai Safari Park where you can find wildlife walking, swimming, and flying, in their natural habitat. Visit this place for an interactive and immersive wildlife experience.

  • Don’t Miss out to See: 
  • Gibbons- You can experience the fastest moving ape on earth, they move with a speed of 34 miles per hour.
  • Mandarin Ducks - Visit the agile, extremely social Mandarin ducks, you will mostly find them in large groups.
African Village
African Village

Nestled in the laps of baobab trees and traditional mud structures, is the African village which allows you to experience the African countryside in the villages at Dubai Safari Park. At this place, you get to explore the native species of the wildlife of Africa, including apes, monkeys and elephants. You can also catch a glimpse of the collection of snakes and reptiles from around Africa. Another notable attraction of the African village is that it exhibits UAE’s largest aviary collection

  • Don’t Miss out to See: 
  • Gorillas - Gorillas can also be called gentle giants as they exhibit emotions like humans, you can see them laughing and being sad on occasions.
  • African Elephants - You can enjoy the sight of the largest animal on the earth walking.
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Kids Farm

The kids farm is an interactive and educational site for children where they can meet different farmyard animals. This place will transport the kids into a farm setting where they can not only pet animals but also feed them. Animals here include sheep, donkeys, horses, ponies and ducks. Apart from farm animals, this place also houses an Aviary farm where visitors can join bird feeding sessions. You can also take a look at the pygmy goats at the Goat Barn. These different zones will help kids explore the farm life and connect with farm animals and birds on a deeper level.

  • Don’t Miss out to See:
  • African Love Bird: Meet these loving small parrots, they pair with their mates for life and hence do not live long when seperated with each other.
  •  Plum Headed Parakeet: The plum-headed parakeets are beautiful species of parrots, the females have a gray head whereas the males have a pinkish purple head.
Animal Park
Al Wadi

Al Wadi, literally translated as ‘ the valley’ is a place nestled between greenery and trees where you can relax and take a break from all the activities in the park. This rest area also has dine-in restaurants and street food kiosks where you can savor mouth watering dishes featuring street food with authentic flavors. As you unwind your day, you can gaze at ducks and swans in the river around you and also catch a glimpse of beautiful peacocks. 

  • Don’t Miss out to See:
  • Swans - You can see the beautiful, elegant, amd gracefully walking swans here, they are known for devotion to their mates
  • Peacock - Peacock is considered one of the most beautiful birds in the world. Their feathers are of beautiful colors and the peacocks are known for their dance while spreading their wings.

A Complete Tour of Dubai Safari Park

A Complete Tour of Dubai Safari Park

Dubai Safari Park stands as a testament to Dubai's commitment to preserving biodiversity and offering immersive wildlife experiences. Encompassing a vast area, the park is divided into themed zones, each replicating diverse ecosystems from around the world. From the African Savannah to the Arabian Village and the Asian Village, visitors embark on a journey through different habitats, encountering a wide range of animals.

The park's conservation efforts are evident in its spacious enclosures that mimic natural environments, prioritizing the animals' well-being. Educational programs and interactive experiences offer insights into conservation and foster a deeper understanding of the animal kingdom.

Dubai Safari Park is not just a place to witness incredible wildlife; it's a platform to raise awareness about the importance of protecting our planet's creatures. It's a place where entertainment, education, and conservation converge, inviting visitors to connect with nature in a meaningful and inspiring way.

Know Before You Visit Dubai Safari Park

Checkout some essential information before plan your visit to Dubai Safari Park.

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Other Essentials
  • Prayer Rooms: Prayer rooms are available at the Main Building, the African Village, the Explorer Village and the Asian Village.
  • WiFi: This park provides free WiFi for your visit. You can get the name and password of the WiFi network at the entrance.
  • Baby Changing Rooms: Baby changing rooms are available in the villages at Dubai Safari Park.
  • Safe space for belongings: Even though there are no lockers available here, the staff can assist you in keeping your belongings at a safe place. If any belongings are lost during the visit to the Dubai Safari Park Village you can approach the staff to help you.
  • First Aid: There is an in-house paramedics team available to assist you during emergencies and injuries
  • Wheelchair: People with mobility issues can avail the facilities of free wheelchairs available at the guest service counter.
  • Toilets: Toilets are located in the main building and also around the villages in the park.

FAQ's of Dubai Safari Park

Is there any specific dress code to wear while going to Dubai Safari Park?

    There is no specific dress code at the Dubai Safari Park. However it is recommended to wear comfortable clothes and shoes for an enjoyable experience. It is advised by the authorities to wear clothes that cover the knees and shoulders. You might be stopped from entering if you fail to comply with this.

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