Planning to visit the Dubai Fountain? Find out the show timing, how to book tickets at discount prices, wiki and facts. Grab the Dubai Fountain show ticket, located near Burj Khalifa. It is currently the world’s largest choreographed fountain system, which has been set in the large area of 30-acre, man made Burj Khalifa Lake. The Dubai Fountain has been designed by WET Design, a California based company who have constructed such huge and popular fountains all over the world.
The fountain is illuminated by 6,600 lights and 25 colored projectors, and the show is accompanied by classical and contemporary Arabic music. The Dubai Fountain is 275 m (902 ft) long and can shoot water up to 500 ft (152.4 m) into the air. The total cost of establishing the Dubai Fountain was $218 million and was inaugurated on May 8, 2009. Since then the fountain has been a very popular tourist and leisure attraction for the people.
Dubai Fountain Show Times
The Dubai Fountain is flocked by the tourists and locals every day of the year. It has been one of the most popular attractions in Dubai. There are many available shows which takes place throughout the day. Let us have a look at them:
- Daily afternoon shows, except Friday- 1:00 pm and 1:30 pm.
- Exclusive Friday afternoon show- 1:30 pm and 2 pm.
- Daily Evening shows (both weekdays and weekends)- 6 pm to 11 pm, every 30 minutes.
You can choose any one of the above-mentioned timings and visit the Dubai Fountain to enjoy the choreographed fountain show with everyone. The fountains are located in Burj Khalifa Lake, just outside Dubai Mall the heart of Downtown Dubai. Also check other tourist attractions in Dubai here.
The price for the Dubai Fountain varies from vendor to vendor. However you can witness the majestic choreographed fountain for free from various locations, but to enjoy it close by and to its fullest you must hire a boat and sail by it. On an average, a ticket to hire and watch the Dubai Fountain costs around $17.40-$19.20. But if you don’t want to spend that much there are other cheaper options as well at around $11-$12, boats will carry many more people with you. There are also personalized and private boats or water taxi as well, they will cost you around $25-$30 per head for a 30 minutes ride through the lake.
You can book these tickets on the spot itself but it is preferred to do the advance booking, to avoid the long queue which is quite a hassle. Reach the spot 15 minutes prior to the launch of your boat. It is also recommended to bring your Passport Copy or Emirates ID when you come here with the tickets.
Best time to visit Dubai Fountain
The Dubai Fountain remains open throughout the year and can be viewed anytime of the year you visit Dubai. But if you want to enjoy the fountain’s true beauty and majestic performance, then you should visit there at evening or night. The spectacular lights and music will keep you amazed. The fountains perform in the daylight as well but it has a different feel a together at night. Or you can just visit it at both times of the day to get two different experiences! The timings of the Dubai Fountain have been mentioned above, so you must visit the fountain in the instructed time.
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