The Emirates Park Zoo in Abu Dhabi is a paradise for all wildlife enthusiasts, bringing the diversity of nature and wildlife closer to visitors' hearts. Over time, it has flourished as an edutainment destination and a perfect tour location to families where the wonders of nature awaits them.
Aiming on to provide a wholesome wildlife experience the park has various sections like: birds park, snake alley, flamingo park, wildlife walk, reptile house, etc. The park cum zoo has animal habitats of over 1,700 farm and wild animals, to enhance the wildlife experience there are enclosures like Breakfast with Giraffes and Parrots, Sea Lion Show and feeding of several animals.
The zoo allows for an expedition with animals and birds such that lifetime memories are created by families in the safe, secure and ideally suited infrastructure. The well-maintained zoo has been staffed with animal specialists who are responsible for taking care of the animals and host sessions and shows where they teach visitors about the animals and their lifestyle. There is an adjoining Emirates Park Resort as well, with decorated family chalets and rooms that offer a breathtaking view of the animal caves and enclosures, adding on to the unique wildlife experience.
The Emirates Zoo Park tickets can be availed online only. One can visit either the official website or any tour operating websites to book the tickets. And, it’s advisable to follow the later option to avail different variations in tickets, an easy- hassle free booking and get a discount on the Emirates Park Zoo tickets price as well. Not only that, booking tickets online is always a trusted and safe option, and helps you enjoy many premium offers. It gives various package options like Emirates Park Zoo Tickets and Emirates Park Zoo- 5 Activities tickets making the trip accessible and convenient. The confirmation and booking policy of tickets is an easy process plus the refund and cancellation policies are highly convenient too.
Visit the Emirates Park Zoo, which is home to more than 1,500 animals and 225 different species and observe them in their natural habitat
With Emirates Park Zoo Tickets, witness the primate parade, reptile house, animal paradise, and petting zoo of the park
Enjoy the day out with activities such as, camel farming and camel riding, breakfast with the parrots and witnessing the royal white tigers
Gain knowledge about wildlife from zoo professionals and spend quality time with your loved ones in the play zone of the park
Have the once in a lifetime opportunity of enjoying your meals with some beautiful, strong, fascinating and giant animals. Book this exciting experiences with Emirates Park Zoo Abu Dhabi tickets which allows for Emirates park zoo entrance and 5 activities. The option of separate booking of the experiences is available as well.
Have a unique breakfast with the tropical birds and an opportunity to learn more about them from parrot trainers accompanying you. The breakfast has to be selected during the booking process. Go to feed the ducks later along with a complimentary environmental tour guide. Therefore, come and enjoy the experience between 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM, for a duration of 2 hours. Maximum of 5 people are allowed at once on a table. Price table: Adults- 103.95 AED/ adult, Kids (4 to 12 years)- 84 AED/ kid, Kids ( 0 to 3 years)- No charges.
This most unique, first time experience in the Middle East allows you to get closer to fast and furious, astoundingly strong big cats while sharing your lunch with them. Enjoy lunch between 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM for a duration of 1.3 hours under the watch of a leopard keeper. Get your curious queries answered by the keepers at an exclusive question & answer session towards the end of the lunch. A minimum of 2 and maximum of 5 people are allowed on a table. Price Table: Adults- 273 AED, Kids (0 to 3 years)- free of charge
Share your breakfast with these longest neck mammals and have a friendly interaction with them. Grab this wonderful opportunity to learn about these amazing animals from the Giraffe trainers who would regulate this amazing breakfast experience. Enjoy while grooving with the rhythm of Emirates Park Zoo’s amazing African Drummers and Dancers, later. Go on to feed various herbivores like giraffe, zebra, hippo, camel, lama, etc., as well. The breakfast timings are 08:00 AM - 10:00 AM. A maximum of 5 persons are allowed to sit at once on a table. The breakfast charges are 1785 AED for every adult.
An unforgettable close encounter with these gentle giants and viewing of the herd for a unique dining experience. To make the experience comfortable both for the visitors and the elephants, it’s subjected to animals’ health and conditions. The dinner with elephants is subjected to their availability between 08:15 PM to 09:45 PM. Dinner would be 60 minutes long, extra time allowance given to reach the area. A minimum of 4 people and maximum of 12 people allowed on a table.
Price Table: 262.50 AED per person. Kids above 2 years old are chargeable.
Enjoy the wildlife experience at Animals Areas at Emirates Park Zoo with a variety of species of animals, birds and reptiles arranged in different sections. Let’s have a look at the various animal areas of the park.
It is an indoor, air-conditioned walkway which provides a close encounter with the wildest animals like Arabian Oryx, Rhim Gazelle, White Bengal Tiger, etc., from across the world. The wildlife show includes a knowledge session, a feeding session for animals like elephants, a game of Tiger Tug of War and Safari Style Photobooth & Lion Feeding.
These monkeys are the zoo's most adorable and active animals, thus a treat to watch. Visitors can spend hours watching them play and even get to feed and pet them. You may get a chance to interact with a variety of these mammals, from cheeky capuchin monkeys to adorable marmoset monkeys hanging on the branches.
Interact with ball python, Nile Crocodiles, Carpet Pythons, Red iguana, etc., and many other reptiles, which are one of the most misconstrued animals on Earth. The Reptile House is the house of a variety of species of reptiles like lizards, geckos, pythons, tortoises and water dragons.
It’s a large area with different types of goats, sheep, ducks, tortoises and other farm animals, where kids will enjoy the most and parents can introduce them to these lovely farm animals. They can even feed the animals, see them at close quarters and enjoy interacting with them.
Come and meet some widely known and amazing animals like Common hippos, Donkeys, Ponies, Miniature horses, Dromedary camels. Feel the excitement of meeting some commonly known animals from such a great closure.
It’s adjacent to the petting zoo where visitors can observe the birds and learn closely about their natural habitat. Watch a variety of colourful, exotic and fascinatingly feathered creatures like Southern ground hornbill, Blue and Yellow Macaw, Cockatiels, Yellow-headed amazon, etc., that occupy the Bird Park at the Emirates Park Zoo.
A trip to Snake Alley will give an opportunity to visitors to understand snakes and shed off their fears of these scaly reptiles. As you walk through the Snake Alley you will see some gorgeously patterned reticulated python, ball python, boa constrictors, nile crocodiles and even the anaconda.
Next to Snake Alley, on moving forward, there is Giraffe Park where visitors at the zoo get to admire these exquisite Giraffes, pet them, feed them and even take photographs with them. These long-legged and long-neck creatures are the gentle giants who love interacting with people. You will also find zebras, deer and a few ostriches in this enclosure.
Adjacent to the bear cave is the Flamingo Park where these graceful, pink-tipped flamingos gathered around who are a sight to behold. These large birds are uniquely distinguished from other bird species due to their pink plumage and thin legs which can strike a pose for hours together. It is the best place to feel and observe the exotic and colourful beauty of nature.
Location The Emirates Park Zoo is located at 12th Street, Al Bahia, Abu Dhabi City, UAE
How to Reach
By Public Transport- take Bus Service Numbers 225, 202, 210, 218, 420 that stop near the Zoo.By Private Vehicle- for those coming from Dubai take the Sheikh Zayed Road (E11) and take the Al Bahia exit.
The best time to visit the zoo is during morning to have a hassle free and peaceful experience. It’s highly advisable to reach there as per the schedule as rescheduling and compensation for activities like breakfast with giraffes, brunch with big cat, dinner with elephants aren’t available.
Opening Hours: The Emirates Park Zoo is open all through the year
Sunday – Wednesday: 9:00 AM to 8:00 PMThursday – Saturday and Public Holidays: 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM
What is Emirates Park Zoo And Resort In Abu Dhabi?
The Emirates Park Zoo had been inaugurated as a small feeding farm in 2008. It promises the wonders of a natural world and experiences of taking home new discoveries and unforgettable memories at a very affordable Emirates Park Zoo ticket price. With a family oriented atmosphere, the place inspires and encourages kids and adults alike for exploration, fun and connecting better with nature and wildlife. The Emirates Park Zoo tickets prices are very affordable as well.
The Emirates Park Resort is attached directly with the zoo. It has beautifully decorated family chalets and rooms with a balcony overlooking the zoo. It is well-equipped with modern amenities like an outdoor-swimming pool, free Wi-Fi access and some complimentary zoo activities like the animal show.
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Why is Emirates Park Zoo so famous?
The Emirates Park Zoo is famous because it offers an educational experience to children and serves an adventurous experience to the adults. It has many fascinating attractions as well like magic show, sea lion show, crocodile feeding, etc. apart from various animals to interact with like a regular zoo. The park staff and management has been maintaining the zoo to high standards and adding attractions to bring in more visitors over the years. The Emirates Park Zoo AbuDhabi tickets offer good variations that make the trip convenient.
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What restaurants are near Emirates Park Zoo & Resort?
There are a number of restaurants located nearby the park, like Al Fanar Restaurant & Cafe - Yas Mall, which is at a distance of 9.1 km away from the zoo and serves amazing seafood. At Texas de Brazil one can enjoy American variety of food. To taste Indian cuisines and biryani, try Moksh restaurant at Conrad Abu Dhabi Etihad Towers.
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What is there to do in Emirates Park?
Experience the wonders of wildlife:The Emirates Park Zoo tickets allow you to take a wildlife walk in an air-conditioned indoor space and meet a number of wild animals. One can enjoy the primate parade and have fun watching monkeys and activities. At Reptile House, go on to closely observe a variety of these creepy, crawling creatures. Don’t miss the chance to visit the petting house with the kids and introduce them to the cute animals of the farms. At the Bird Park, enter into the world of colourfully fascinating feathered attraction of nature. And at last, inside the Snake Alley get introduced to dangerous yet fascinating pythons.
Enjoy the Tours:The park arranges a number of tours wherein activities like feeding a number of animals like hippo, giraffe, duck, goat and monkey are put on the list. Here, one gets the chance to boost their knowledge about the wildlife at Keeper’s Talk sessions. Enjoy some adventure activities at Zoo Zip and Climb.
Exciting Experiences:One can grab the opportunity of exciting experiences like enjoying breakfast with giraffes or parrots, brunch with big cats and dinner with elephants.