Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo is home to thousands of aquatic animals, comprising over 140 species. Over 400 Sharks and Rays live in our 10 million litre tank, including Sand Tiger Sharks, Giant Groupers, and a host of other marine species. A series of carefully designed experiences will allow our visitors to come face to face with our aquatic residents for memorable moments with friends and family.Learn More
Visitors can go behind the scenes for an exclusive tour of the otters’ home in the Underwater Zoo.
Go backstage in the Aquarium to meet, touch and feed up to 50 rays in this exhilarating experience.
Share the water with Sand Tiger Sharks, Reef Sharks, Leopard Sharks, Tawny Nurse Sharks and Giant Groupers.
Shark Encounter (cage)
If you don’t scuba dive but want a similar experience, anyone from age 8 and older can enjoy the Shark Encounter.
Shark Walker (cage)
Don’t have diving experience? Don’t know how to swim? Or just don’t want to get your hair wet? No worries!
Education at Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo includes diverse programmes for schools, guests and community education. Our Ocean School Education Programme is dedicated to both public and private schools throughout the UAE and covers a wide range of age groups and topics of study.Learn More