The emirate of Dubai never ceases to surprise its visitors. Continuing its tradition, it has come up with a brand new attraction that will allow visitors to take a dive into the world’s deepest pool. This is yet another addition to the list of the world’s ‘biggest/highest/deepest’ attractions in Dubai.
A treat for water adventurists, Deep Dive Dubai was opened for visitors in late July, and since then, they have had nothing but great things to say about this underwater attraction. Feeling excited? Before you pack your bags and book your tickets to Dubai to experience the sunken city, let’s find out everything about Deep Dive Dubai to help you fully prepare for this adventure.
This underwater facility is located in Nad Al Sheba 1. It can be accessed via metro (nearest station = Burj Khalifa/Dubai Mall) or RTA bus from almost every part of the emirate. If you have a private vehicle, you can park it in the huge parking space of the Deep Dive Dubai and enjoy this wonderful attraction.
Ideally, water-based activities are best suited for summers. However, Deep Dive Dubai can be visited at any time of the year as it is an enclosed and controlled facility. This means that the outside climate doesn’t impact the experience you’ll get in this facility. The temperature of the pool is maintained at 30 degrees Celsius (86 Fahrenheit).
Here are some interesting tidbits and facts about Deep Dive Dubai:
Deep Dive Dubai offers an out of the world experience, after all, where else in this world you can dive in a 60-metre deep pool. The best part? You can enjoy a seamless dive here without any safety concerns. This unique dive is going to make you forget everything else as you will only feel the realm of surrealism while diving deeper into the water.
Experience Dubai like never before at Deep Dive Dubai. When you take a dive in this pool, you will discover a flooded city with its streets. There’s also an apartment you can explore. And want to know a fascinating feature? You can also play cool arcade games and chess underwater. Yes, you have read it right! These games are available in the sunken city.
Deep Dive Dubai is no less than a paradise for scuba divers. You don’t have to be a pro at this water sport to enjoy this facility. There are internationally recognised courses for beginners, professionals and all levels of divers. You can also get freedive training, which will teach you tricks to go deeper in the water and stay in there for a longer time, all this while obtaining a lot of health benefits.
All these courses include essential dive equipment and are delivered by certified and highly professional diving instructors.
The hygiene standards and quality of the water in this facility are maintained due to a modern filtering system. It works every six hours to ensure the quality and hygiene standards. Furthermore, several protocols are in place to make this facility free from the COVID-19 virus.
As previously discussed, there’s a hyperbaric chamber in place, which is managed by professionals. This chamber can facilitate 12 persons simultaneously. Due to its capacity and technology used, it is recognised as the largest and advanced chamber in the region.
If the world’s deepest pool wasn’t enough, the facility also features the largest underwater film studio. There’s a media editing room and a video wall as well.
In all, you should definitely add Dive Dubai to your bucket list if you are planning to visit the emirate anytime soon. You don’t have to be an adventurer or water baby to visit this magnificent attraction. If you don’t want to get wet, there are some cool activities to indulge in. There are huge windows and screens from where you can see all the live underwater action. Furthermore, there’s a restaurant to grab a quick meal as well. You can also shop at a gift store located within the facility.