Introducing World's largest indoor theme park in Dubai

Introducing World’s largest indoor theme park in Dubai

IMG Worlds of Adventure

Dubai is already home to the world’s tallest buildings, biggest shopping malls and largest man-made islands. Now, it claims yet another superlative — the “world’s largest indoor theme park – IMG Worlds of Adventure.” Spanning 1.5 million square feet, equivalent to 28 football fields, IMG Worlds of Adventure is the first global theme park to feature international brands Marvel and Cartoon Network, in addition to two proprietary brands, IMG Boulevard and Lost Valley – Dinosaur Adventure. Providing a truly unforgettable and immersive experience, IMG Worlds of Adventure includes a unique array of roller coasters and attractions, complemented by 28 original F&B offerings and 25 retail outlets.

Wholly owned by the Ilyas and Mustafa Galadari Group and managed by IMG Worlds, this is the first international mega-themed park in Dubai and is redefining the modern theme park experience since it is unprecedented in size and offering.

Mr. Ilyas Galadari and Mr. Mustafa Galadari, Executive Co-Chairmen and Owners of the Ilyas & Mustafa Galadari Group, said: ‘The creation of IMG Worlds of Adventure is the realization of a shared childhood dream. This landmark launch has turned our aspirations of creating the world’s largest indoor theme park into a reality. This marks a great achievement for everyone at the Ilyas & Mustafa Galadari Group and we would like to thank everyone who has been part of this epic journey. As the first international mega-themed park to open in the region.  IMG Worlds of Adventure will set a new universal standard for a fully immersive theme park experience, further driving tourism whilst enabling the United Arab Emirates to achieve its vision of becoming the leading global leisure and entertainment destination. It is a key milestone in Dubai’s rich history and we are proud to be a part of it. “Lennard Otto rezised

Lennard Otto, Chief Executive Officer of IMG Worlds of Adventure, commented: ‘We are excited to have launched the world’s largest indoor theme park, which is a major tourism attraction for Dubai, the surrounding regions and the rest of the world. As the first international theme park to open in Dubai, we expect to host over 4.5 million people in our first year of operation, transforming the entertainment and leisure industry forever. We look forward to welcoming everyone in the coming days, weeks and months.’

Tickets for entry to the park can be purchased at www.IMGworlds.com with adult ticket prices set at AED 300 and children at AED 250 for an all-day adventure offering access to over 20 signature rides and attractions, including live shows and a 5D cinema experience. Ultimate Fast Track passes are an additional AED 195 with Fast Track 3 shots passes at AED 125. Annual passes to the park can be purchased for AED 2,495.

IMG Worlds of Adventure promises visitors an immersive indoor theme park experience, bringing together the best international and local interactive entertainment and globally recognized characters and Super Heroes. At the park, there are four unique worlds all under one roof, Cartoon Network and Marvel as well as the Ilyas & Mustafa Galadari Group’s original concept the Lost Valley-Dinosaur Adventure joined together by IMG Boulevard. The park is fully indoors and comprises four zones including 25 original retail concept stores, 28 immersive F&B outlets, over 1,600 employees and 4,500 parking spaces. IMG Worlds of Adventure is the first of the IMG Group’s planned developments in the leisure and entertainment industry with future expansion projected both locally and internationally.

A sneak preview of some of the signature rides and attractions:

The 350,000-square foot of MARVEL ZONE offers a wide range of entertainment experiences from iconic MARVEL Super Heroes including,

  • Avengers Battle of Ultron: Here visitors can join Marvel’s Iron Man, Thor, Black Widow, Hawkeye, Captain America and the Hulk as they take to the skies in the Quinjet to battle the evil villain Ultron.  This highly immersive, action-packed ride is the first ‘dark’ ride for Avengers in the world.
  • Hulk Epsilon Base 3D: A unique, first-of-its kind ride featuring Hulk as he battles against his deadliest foe – The Leader.  This innovative, 100-seater ride system is the first-of- its-kind in the world and uses a combination of 360-degree projection screens and motion to virtually propel visitors through an immersive battle scene experience.
  • Spider-Man Doc Ock’s Revenge: This 400-meter spinning coaster will propel visitors through the New York skyline with Marvel’s famous web-slinger Spider-Man, whilst he fights to save the city from the sinister Doctor Octopus.
  • Thor Thunder Spin: For the most adventurous of visitors, this dizzying top-spin experience will pin guests to their seat as Thor, the Mighty Avenger, attempts to rescue them from the clutches of Loki, God of Mischief.
  • Avengers Flight of the Quinjets:  This exciting ride allows guests to take control of their own two-seater pod and join a challenging interactive flight race.

 LOST VALLEY – DINOSAUR ADVENTURE ZONE is home to over 69 state-of-the-art animatronic dinosaurs. The largest of the four zones, it spans a massive 700,000 square feet, including –

  • The Velociraptor: Where visitors will blast off on this thrilling 1.1 km rollercoaster propelling them to speeds of up to 100 km in 2.5 seconds, launching them from the deep dark prehistoric jungles of the Lost Valley out into the Dubai desert and back.
  • Forbidden Territory: Dinosaur enthusiasts will enjoy this deep jungle safari ride through the Forbidden Territory surrounded by 70 prehistoric, life-sized animatronic dinosaurs.
  • Predator: For adrenaline junkies who have no fear, this experience is sure to get even their pulse racing. This unique ride offers thrill-seekers the sharpest drop track in the region, with a heart-stopping ‘beyond-vertical’ plummet to Earth.
  • Dino Carousel: Take a spin with the friendlier inhabitants of the Lost Valley Dinosaur Adventure in a unique dinosaur themed carousel. This carousel features beautifully hand-carved dinosaurs and will be the first dinosaur-themed carousel in the world.
  • Adventure Fortress: Visitors who prefer more active participation will enjoy this adventure playground, located in the heart of the Lost Valley, offering a fun range of obstacles and physical challenges with ladders, tunnels, slides, bridges, nets and climbing adventures.

CARTOON NETWORK ZONE spans 230,000 square feet and features exclusive attractions including the first ever Ben 10 5D cinema (hosts up to 1,200 visitors an hour with an exclusive 10-minute 3D movie).  Alongside the world’s largest Ben 10 retail store, the zone incorporates the highly popular Cartoon Network brands viz.

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The Powerpuff Girls – Mojo Jojo’s Robot Rampage! Powerpuff Girls fans can ride with The Powerpuff Girls and help fight Mojo Jojo’s evil robot creation that is threatening the city to save the world before bedtime.

Ben 10 5D Hero Time: Audiences will feel that they have been immersed in the midst of a real-life battle scene with Ben and Rook in this epic 5-D multi-sensory theatre that will set pulses racing!

Adventure Time – The Ride of OOO with Finn & Jake: On this amazing overhead scenic ride around the park, visitors can soar across the sky with Finn and Jake through retail and immersive themed F&B outlets in the magical land of Ooo.

The Amazing Ride of Gumball: Fans can visit the town of Elmore where Gumball and Darwin’s school science project has gone out of control.  Riders can enjoy this interactive remote game with their friends as they zap the objects that have come to life and are threatening to take over the town.

LazyTown Playground and Live Stage Show: Active explorers can experience a challenging rope and ladder adventure in LazyTown.  Or they can drop around the corner and enjoy amazing live-stage performances with Stephanie and entire Dance School while they explore Robbie Rotten’s secret lair! 

  • IMG BOULEVARD ZONE covers 200,000 square feet and features a diverse range of exciting attractions, including The Haunted Hotel, vast retail and dining selections (The 28 food and beverage outlets include Arabic, European, American and Pan-Asian cuisines and all F&B outlets are themed concepts that offer a range of fine, casual and healthy dining choices), live entertainment and interactive experiences.

Location 

  • IMG Worlds of Adventure is located along Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road, along Dubai’s growth corridor, one of the fastest emerging tourism hubs in Dubai. It is located just 20 minutes from both Dubai International Airport and Dubai World Central Al Maktoum International Airport, 20 minutes from Dubai Marina, 20 minutes from the Expo 20/20 site and 15 minutes from The Dubai Mall, making it easily accessible for both residents and tourists alike.