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LEARN TO UNDERSTAND PENGUINS

Discover more about penguins from our animal care specialists!

Penguin life at Ski Dubai

Penguin packages
Have you ever wanted to interact with a penguin? In one of our encounters, you'll meet our King and Gentoo penguins, while learning more about them and the role they play in species conservation.
Penguin Passes & Packages
FREE LOCKER
Age 2+
Penguin Encounter Pass
  • 40-Minute Penguin Encounter
  • Meet 2 Species of Penguins
  • Free Locker.
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230 AED
breakfast included
Age 2+
Breakfast with Penguins Pass
  • 30-Minute Walk With Penguins
  • Breakfast Meal At N28
  • Free Locker.
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175 AED
Popular Pass
Age 3+
Snow Daycation Package
  • Access to the Snow Park
  • Zorb Ball & Mountain Thriller
  • Unlimited Chairlift Ride
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0 AED
Best seller
Age 3+
Snow Premium
  • 40-Minute Penguin Encounter
  • Access to the Snow Park
  • Unlimited Chairlift Ride
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0 AED
Did you know?
A penguin's iconic black and white colouring is a form of camouflage, helping to keep them safe from predators while swimming.
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Gentoos are the fastest penguin swimmers, reaching speeds of around 35km per hour - that's almost 10 metres per second!
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King penguin parents take turns looking after their chicks and don't build nests. The babies stay warm on top of their parents' feet.
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Meet our penguins

Our colony was established in January 2012 with 10 Gentoo and 10 King penguins. They hatched from eggs that were laid in San Antonio, USA - and have since had chicks of their own! Today we have more than 40 healthy, happy penguins at Ski Dubai, who are provided with the best care in a custom-built home.

  • Environment
  • Health
  • Training
  • Quality of life
  • Research