For the best experience - download our app and receive extra cashback every time you book!
Brave it through a haunted palace, explore an oasis and more...
Though Dubai has some amazing places to visit from Al Fahidi Historical Neighborhood to the glitzy Burj Khalifa, if you venture out to some of the other emirates, you'll find some gorgeous gems that you absolutely need to check out!
Drive to the top of the UAE's second highest point and give your kids the opportunity to take in the beautiful sights across Al Ain and Oman.
Accessible 24/7, free entry, more info
Take your family time outdoors and experience an eco-friendly adventure with a guided tour on kayaks. Explore the Al Zorah Nature Reserve, an invigorating green space experience, which includes an inland creek that extends over 2 square kilometers of biologically and ecologically rich wetland.
Home to the fish nursery of the coast, the creek and mangrove are designated as conservation areas, where you'll also find a close to 58 different species of birds inhabiting this incredible ecosystem.
Al Zorah Nature Reserve, Ajman, AED 175 for adults, AED 135 for children, more info
Make your way through a mysterious abandoned palace which has remained empty for 35 years. The stunning 4-story palace, which is reportedly worth AED 500 Million, was abandoned after the home-owners claimed it to be haunted.
Inside the Palace, you’ll be amazed by the stunning artifacts and paintings that add charm to all the 35 rooms. The four-story structure is designed with glass chandeliers and marble floors, with a mix of Islamic, Moroccan and Persian influences. Don't miss the room with a huge pyramid structure, at the top of the mansion!
Al Qasimi Palace, Ras Al Khaimah, AED 75 per person, more info
UAE's first UNESCO World Heritage Site, Al Ain Oasis, is considered one of the world's oldest permanently inhabited settlements, dating back more than 4,000 years. Nowadays, you and your family can explore shaded pathways that wind through over 145,000 date palms, check out the aflaj irrigation system, and learn more about the Oasis at the Eco-Centre.
Al Ain, Al Mutawaa, Daily 8am-5pm, free entry, more info
Off the shore of Fujairah, you'll find 'Snoopy Island', named after everyone's favourite beagle from the Peanuts comics. You can kayak and snorkel around the island, rent a chalet on the beach and even settle down to camp.
Fujairah, accessible 24/7, free entry to public beach, activities chargeable, more info
Explore the mystery of Ras Al Khaimah's Ghost Town, built in the 14th century and home to thousands of pearl fishermen who suddenly abandoned their homes in the 20th century. Rumours say that the place is haunted - so if you and your family are up for a spook, head there for a bit of adventure.
Al Jazirat Al Hamra, Ras Al Khaimah, free entry, more info
Make your way to Sharjah's Planetarium, the gateway into the deepest secrets of the universe and the brightest views of the sky. Take a journey through the cosmos with a picture of the sky blanketing you above your head inside the sun-shaped dome. The Planetarium's advanced digital projectors will take you through our impressive solar system, and will give you insight into topics like astronauts, black holes, stars, super volcanoes, undiscovered worlds and much much more.
Sharjah Center for Astronomy and Space Sciences, AED 22 for adults, AED 11 for children 4-12yrs, more info
Get a glimpse of the past way of life in Abu Dhabi. Along with a traditional souk, a mosque, and dhows, you can also explore artifacts and watch artisans in action as they make pottery, weave fabrics, and blow glass.
Occasionally, you can view (and sometimes participate) in public workshops where craftsmen demonstrate traditional skills such as metal work, pottery and weaving.
Emirates Heritage Village, Abu Dhabi, free entry, more info
--- Explore more amazing places in the UAE - Get Kidzapp now!
Not sure how to entertain your little balls of energy these days? Looking to join an activity to enhance your child's development or just want some plain 'ole fun? These are our top picks for some fun-tastic things to do with the tiniest members of your family. From toddler fests and sensory play, to soft play shenanigans and arcade fun, your little ones are spoilt for choice......
Now that birthday parties are finally allowed to take place in the UAE, all parents want to host the most spectacular fun-filled parties for their little ones. That's why we've gone above and beyond to round up the top venues that will go the extra mile to make sure that your kiddo's special day is crafted in the most exceptional way possible. From action-packed birthdays to teepee sleepovers and much more, all you have to do is choose the date!...
We're lucky to live in a country where a short drive is enough to transport us to a blissful getaway. And you will find one of those divine spots right in the heart of Deira over at Swissôtel Al Ghurair. So if you are looking to treat yourself and your family with a little break, we know where you can go......
After an exhausting day at school, our kiddos are obviously ready for some fun activities at the end of the day. These activities help in making them relax and unwind and are also crucial for their growth and development.
We, as parents, can also take advantage of that time to bond with our precious little ones and learn about their day. The key is to find the perfect kind of activity that will keep your kiddo interested and entertained. That's why we've rounded up some of our favourite places to go, from waterparks, adventure parks and play areas to jumping up and down and pretend play!...
Kiddos are finally back to school and we are all slowly getting into our daily routines. It's a new school year and that means it's time to get your little one's signed up for some afterschool activities. With the endless options offered, this can be quite the overwhelming process for parents. But no need to worry, we've done our research and came up with a list of the best afterschool activities in Dubai and Abu Dhabi. Whether your kids want to learn a new language, shake their bodies to the music, develop their athletic side or dive into coding and technology, these fun afterschool activities are sure to bring out your child's passion! Still not sure what to choose? We have you covered with lots of free trials so that your kiddos can give it a try before you commit!...
With the summer holidays almost over, it’s time to get yourselves and your kiddos ready for the new academic year. Starting school entails so many changes like new friends, teachers, clothes, and classrooms, and it's only normal for children (and parents alike) to feel a little nervous about going back to school. Here are some easy steps to follow in order to help make this transition a breeze!...
It's that time of the year again! Mom and dad, grab your kiddos and head over to The Galleria this August where you can win exciting prizes and find everything your little ones need for school....
Summer is slowly drifting away which means that school vacations are almost over! Now is not the time for being a couch potato, get up and be ready to make the most of August with your family, while you can.
Whether you fancy adventurous staycations, magical boat cruises, creative activities, unique dining out experiences or splashing in waterparks, these are our picks of fun things to do before summer ends....
Summer is the epitome of fun. However with this hot hot weather, you might not be too excited about getting active outdoors. That doesn't mean you cannot beat the heat and entertain your family with lots of "literally" cool indoor activities - we’ve got you covered with awesome indoor play deals for you to try this week!
Get your little kiddos moving at phenomenal play areas, riding the coolest kiddie rides, getting creative with chocolate workshops, bonding over finding clues and solving puzzles or challenge them with a fun laser tag game....
Don't miss out on the Dubai Summer Surprises celebrations over at City Walk where your favourite characters from Hotel Transylvania such as Count Dracula, Mavis and Frankenstein are set to give you and your family a spook-tastic time out....
Added to your wishlist, you can access your wishlist from your profile screen.
Stay up to date on the
latest offers and deals
This field is required
It takes 30 seconds
Log into Kidzapp
Please Enter Email Address
We have sent an email to . Open the email and confirm your email address
Almost there! Just one last step...
let's verify your email - this is where we'll send any booking receipts!
This email is already taken
We have sent an OTP to
Please enter valid verification code
Your email has been verified.