Water parks to reopen in Dubai from June 18

The Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing has issued a circular to allow the reopening of water parks in the emirate of as of Thursday, June 18.

Showers and locker rooms will also reopen.


The circular was also issued to hotels and recreational facilities. It stated that eight other types of activities will also reopen according to the revised regulations, including desert safari trips, dune bashing, dhow sailing, kayaking, helicopter rides and jet skiing.

The guidelines further stated that water parks will operate at 50 percent capacity, and stressed that staff requires to follow safety guidelines, including temperature checks, masks and gloves.

They will clean water parks and disinfect them.

Moreover, they will check all water systems on a regular basis to ensure they are safe and properly maintained.

Dubai water parks (Laguna, La mer)
Laguna, La Mer, Dubai

However, they haven’t allowed kids soft play areas, ball pits, rock climbing walls, inflatable zones, trampolines to open yet, in addition to arcade and gaming zones, events and live entertainment.


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