Global village Dubai is one of the worlds largest tourist entertainment project! It was one of the first projects in its region to incorporate shopping with different cultures, entertainment and leisure.from the musical fountain, to rides and worldwide hubs all trapped in one location, you will surely suffer from jet lag after you have visited global village! There is everything from our own UAE, Africa to India, Pakistan, Vietnam, Singapore, Afghanistan, Yemen, Malaysia, the UK, Spain and so on… Each pavilion represents a different country, and we have had the chance to visit it many times, so we thought we would share our experiences!
Where do we start? The experience begins as soon as you step foot into Global village with the traditional camel milk, Arabic coffee and camels to greet you… It is a heart warming meeting upon arrival.. As you venture onto the pavilions; Africa’s culture, Qatar’s sweet delights, Egypt’s history, The spectacular musical fountains and the hustle and bustle of the rides for all the family to enjoy! There is endless fun and activities to do! Thailand’s culture, dances and performances all over as the place is surrounded by music and culture, shopping and entertainment.
The little tea shops and stalls, the camper food stalls and small restaurants bursting with aromatic, delicacy’s from all over the world from the simplest potato chips to Turkish delights and Pakistani samosas and fresh honey pots from the gulf! A range of restaurants, cafes and kiosks for you to explore! There is also a Krispy Kremes, Hardeez, Pizza Hut and KFC for those who want something they know!
If you want to have some fun and relax, step into “Fantasy Island”, managed by a British Organisation called “Mellors Group”, with their extensive years of experience in the entertainment field you can trust them, you’ll have a blast! The island has a funfair, games and thrilling rides for all ages! There is definitely something for everyone! You can also go for a ride on the Abras (Boats), managed by Dubai’s Road Transport Authority (RTA), you can sit and enjoy the view around you, drift on into the night with your significant other or watch your children gaze around in amazement, or enjoy the ride with your pals! No matter the age, we promise you will enjoy it! There is also special attractions such as the heritage village (IF you want to know more about the exciting and down to earth beautiful past of the Arabs.), Animal land (With some exciting moving sculptures from the past), a 3D haunted house (For those thrill seekers) and much much more!!
The park is open during the months of November 2014- April 11th 2015, it is open during the below hours and days;
Thursday and Fridays and Public holidays 4PM-2AM
Mondays are family days unless it is a public holiday!
So get yourself down to Global Village today; Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road, Exit 37
You can also learn more on the official site
Here are a few pics from our visits in the past two years!