The Arch Dubai

No travel bucket list is complete without Dubai. The Middle Eastern emirate is known for its many attractions and buildings, each more grander than the next; and for an array of different experiences — be it desert safaris, skydiving, or even the new experience on the block — The Arch Dubai. Learn all about the venue and what your The Arch tickets will give you access to!

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The Arch tickets will soon be available for purchase.

COVID-19 Safety Measures at The Arch

The Arch Dubai is located in Dubai Festival City and opened to the public on 19 February 2021. The following are the steps taken to ensure COVID-safety for all patrons:

  • Visitors are required to take temperature tests before entering any attraction or restaurant within the premises.
  • It is mandatory for guests to wear a mask at all times.
  • The premises are regularly disinfected and sterilized to ensure safety.
  • Patrons are required to maintain physical distancing at all times.

Why Visit The Arch Dubai

The Arch Dubai is an outdoor adventure park located in Dubai Festival City. Those that love adventure and the rush of adrenaline that comes with it are sure to find an experience that exceeds their expectations here. The venue offers a range of activities suited to all ages, ensuring the entire family can enjoy the venue.

The Arch tickets give you access to a range of activities like zip-lining across a 250-m long zip line, rock climbing on 5 different routes, jumping from a 4 or 6-m high platform onto an inflatable bag, and more. Visitors also get a chance to relax at Sunset Lounge or The Arch Village after a day of exciting activities.

What to do at The Arch

The Arch Dubai is home to a number of adventurous activities aimed at all age groups. While some activities like SCAD, Bungee Jump, Giant Swing, and SkyWalk are yet to open, the following are what visitors can expect to see at Dubai Arch:

Climbing Wall

Offering five different exciting routes, this 9m high outdoor climbing wall can be used by anyone, no matter their level of experience.

  • Minimum Age: 6
  • Minimum Height: 110 cm
  • Weight Restrictions: 20kg - 100kg

Bag Jump

Users can choose to jump from a height of 4 or 6 meters and feel the wind rush through their hair as they land onto a massive inflated jump bag.

  • Minimum Age: 6
  • Minimum Height: 110 cm
  • Weight Restrictions: 20kg - 100kg

Quick Flight

Those that love thrill will enjoy this activity, where they can freefall from a 13-m high platform before the harness controls their descent.

  • Minimum Age: 6
  • Minimum Height: 110 cm
  • Weight Restrictions: 20kg - 100kg


Race a friend on this 250-m long zipline equipped with two cables. As you glide through the air, you will get incredible views of Dubai Festival City.

  • Minimum Age: 6
  • Minimum Height: 110 cm
  • Weight Restrictions: 40kg - 100kg

Pump Track

Accessible via bicycles and scooters, the Pump Track is the largest in the region. Guests must use their body weight to pump and move through 96m of bumpy tracks.

Fountain Views Terrace

Get stunning views of Dubai Creek and downtown Dubai from Fountain Views Terrace, located atop Tower 2.

Sunset Lounge

Located atop Tower 1, the Sunset Lounge provides panoramic views of the city. Here, you can relax and enjoy a cup of coffee as you watch the sun go down.

The Arch Village

The Arch Village is home to many coffee shops, food stalls, and other eateries. Visitors can come here to unwind, eat, and enjoy live music.

Plan your Visit to The Arch Dubai

Getting There
Best time to Visit
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The Arch Dubai timings are as follows:

  • Tue, Wed & Thu: 2 PM - 10 PM
  • Fri & Sat: 2 PM - 12 AM

The Arch Dubai remains closed on Mondays.

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  • Metro: The closest metro stations to Dubai Festival City are Al Jaddaf Metro Station and Creek Metro Station (Green Line) and Emirates Metro Station (Red Line).
  • Bus: Dubai Festival City is served by RTA bus nos. 53, 64A, 24, 44, and F08. 
  • Car / Parking: You can drive to Dubai Festival City as well. Dubai Festival City offers free parking to its visitors.
  • Taxi: While more expensive than the others, a taxi is the most convenient way to get to the venue.
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As The Arch is an outdoor attraction, it is best avoided in the afternoon when the day gets hot. The best time to visit The Arch Dubai is in the evening, around 5 PM onwards, when the day gets cooler. The best season to visit the venue is in the winters, when the weather is pleasant during the day. However, you may have to carry along a jacket if you plan to stay till late in the winters.

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The Arch Village is home to several coffee shops, food stalls, and eateries set up in a grassy patch with picnic tables. You can enjoy live performances here as you indulge in delicious fare from these stalls and kick back and relax with friends and family.

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The InterContinental Hotels Group has several accommodation options within Dubai Festival City, close to The Arch Dubai, such as:

Visitor Tips

  • Ensure you wear comfortable sports shoes or closed-toe shoes when participating in the activities. Some activities require no shoes, so make sure you have a pair of socks with you to wear then.
  • It is recommended that you avoid wearing jewellery or watches or any other loose accessories when participating in the activities.
  • Loose clothes like skirts, dresses, and scarves are not allowed to ensure visitors’ safety.
  • For most activities, the minimum age required is 6, while the minimum height is 110 cm, but it is advised you check the height, age, and weight restrictions for each ride in advance when planning your visit.
  • Please note that children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

All Your Questions Answered About The Arch Tickets

Is The Arch open?

Yes, The Arch Dubai opened to the public on 19 February 2021.

Where is The Arch located?

The Arch is located in Dubai Festival City - Dubai - United Arab Emirates.

What are The Arch opening hours?

The Arch is open on Tue, Wed & Thu from 2 PM - 10 PM, Fri & Sat: 2 PM - 12 AM, and remains closed on Mondays.

Are there any age or height restrictions on the activities at The Arch?

Yes, each activity has its own set of minimum requirements that must be met for guests to indulge in said activity. You can refer to these on the official website.

Is free parking included in The Arch tickets?

Dubai Festival City, where The Arch is located, offers free parking to visitors.

What’s the best time to visit The Arch?

The best time to visit The Arch Dubai is in the evening, when it is cooler.

What is unique about The Arch?

The Arch Dubai is a park that combines adventure with leisure. On the one hand, adventure lovers will find numerous activities that will get their adrenaline pumping, while those that want to kick back and relax will find that the Sunset Lounge and Arch Village are the perfect way to end the day.