Al Safa Park is a real oasis in the middle of the desert, in which it will be interesting to relax for both adults and children. In Al Safa Park you can enjoy the greenery and flowers, take shelter in the shade of trees from the dining heat or practice various sports.
Al Safa Park was opened back in 1975 and today, it covers an area equal to 64 hectares. On its territory grows a huge number of plants, flowers and shrubs that create stunning compositions. In the park there is a real labyrinth of plants, in which it is easy to get lost. The city administration spent about 45 million dirhams on the creation of Al Safa Park.
In the heart of Al Safa Park there is a lake, from which canals with bridges depart. Near the lake there are several cafes, catamaran rental offices and playgrounds for children. For children in the park, a mini-car park has been created with streets, houses, traffic lights, houses and crossings. In it, kids will be able to learn the basics of traffic rules in Dubai. On the territory of the park there are also children’s slot machines and a railway.
There is another small lake in al Safa Park, in which you can often see migratory birds.
For those who like to fry kebabs there is a specially designated barbecue area with tables and benches.
The park is well equipped for sports. On its territory there is a football field, basketball and volleyball court, tennis court, places for roller skating and skateboards, bicycle rentals and other sports entertainment.
As a means of transportation through this huge park, it is convenient to use a rented bicycle (with your own can not) or a special train that moves around the park and transports people.
The park is open every day from 8:00 to 22:30. Admission for adults is 3 dirhams, for children it is free of charge.
Landmarks and activities at Safa Park Dubai
Safa Park is ideally located for families living in Wasl, Safa and Jumeirah, making it a great place for residents to rest as soon as the weather cools in the evening.
Visitors can enjoy many activities in Safa Park, home to many amenities, including a football field, a running track, train rides and a children’s play area.
Home to more than 200 species of birds
The park’s location makes it an oasis of nature where greenery prevails everywhere, so it is a haven for Dubai’s residents from the hustle and bustle of busy routine life.
In addition to its small lake, Safa Park is home to more than 200 species of birds and 16,924 species of shrubs and trees, and migratory birds flock in different seasons to the park to relax before continuing their journey.
Families often visit the park with children, especially since the play areas are designed to suit children, where they can spend some good time outdoors.
Train ride in Safa Park
One of safa park’s most popular attractions is a train ride that takes visitors around the park, with more than 9 stations, with the train covering every major part of this huge 64-hectare park in Dubai.
In addition, more than 80% of the park is covered with green lawns trimmed with flowers and trees, and the train journey will take you on a tour to discover the splendor of the various areas of the park.
Safa Park has a ladies’ garden where they can relax and have fun with their children, the women’s section is fenced for more security, trees and plants add more magic to the garden, while shaded trees provide a good way to relax under the cold shade.
Electronic games and sports facilities
Safa Park has an electronic gaming centre, which will certainly impress visitors, along with sports facilities such as basketball, volleyball and park football stadiums.
Part of dubai’s magnificent canal passes directly through Safa Park, another reason why it is one of Dubai’s most beautiful gardens, and you’ll already be able to enjoy dubai’s pristine tranquil waters between trails and bridges while strolling, or jogging near the canal, and the stunning views of dubai’s glittering canal are ideal for taking pictures.
Here are some other facilities at Safa Park.
More than 21 barbecue areas in Safa Park
Safa Park is located near Wasl, opposite Sheikh Zayed Main Street, Dubai UAE.
What is the cost of a safa garden ticket?
The entrance fee for Safa Park is AED 3 per person. However, the park offers free access to children under the age of two.
Safa Park opening hours: Sunday to Wednesday from 8am to 10pm, Thursday to Saturday from 8am to 11pm.