About Ski Dubai
Ski Dubai is a ski resort located in the Mall of the Emirates in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. It is the only indoor ski resort in the Middle East. The resort has a total of five slopes, including a 120-meter (390 ft) long run for beginners, and a 400-meter (1,300 ft) long run for more experienced skiers and snowboarders. There are also three lifts, a Snow Park, and a toboggan run.
The resort opened in November 2005. It was developed by Majid Al Futtaim, the same company that owns and operates the Mall of the Emirates. The cost of development was estimated at AED 300 million (US$82 million).
The resort was an instant success, with over 1,000 people using the slopes on the first day of operation. In the first week of operation, over 25,000 people visited the resort.
The Ski Dubai Snow Park is a winter-themed amusement park located adjacent to Ski Dubai. It features a number of snow-related activities, including a snow play area, a toboggan run, and a snow castle. Visit to the Ski Dubai instantly add extra fun and happiness to the trip.