For ski enthusiasts, winter is the best month of the year, when the snow covered mountain slopes are ready for skiers to enjoy the fun of skiing. But have you ever wondered skiing in the summer in the middle of a desert? Ski Dubai gives you this unique opportunity of skiing in the desert in mid-summer.
Located in the Mall of the Emirates in Dubai, Ski Dubai is one of the largest indoor ski resorts in the world. Spread across a sprawling 22,500 square meters of area, the temperature of the snow covered ski resort remains between -1 and -6 degrees Celsius throughout the year.
Ski Dubai has options for skiers and snowboards of different levels of skills. There are five runs of different heights, gradients and difficulty level. The longest run is 400 meters long with 60 meters fall. There are professionals instructors to give you skiing lessons.
Ski Dubai offers excellent snowboarding opportunity. Its Freestyle Zone allows surfing on the snow, enjoying a 400-meter long run and various freestyle events. Qualified instructors are present to help you learn snowboarding skills.
Your entire family could enjoy tobogganing on the snowy slopes. Different models of toboggans are available in the resort. You have the option of picking up a rubber tube, a molded plastic toboggan or a traditional model.
The 3000 square meters snow park is one of the largest indoor snow parks in the world. The park has tobogganing hills, sledge rides and caverns filled with snow. Children and adults could play with snows and even build snowmen.
Availability of equipments
In Ski Dubai, you don’t have to bring your own skiing and snowboarding equipments. Jackets, trousers, ski boots, snowboard boots, disposable socks, skis, ski poles, snowboards and helmets are available on rent. However, you have to wear your own hats and gloves, which, owing to hygienic reasons, are not part of the rental equipments.
Restaurants and retail shops
The ski resort also has themed restaurants – St Mortiz Café and the Avalanche Café. Snow Pro is an exclusive retail store of the resort offering.