Al Barsha Pond Park

September 4th 2016


If you are looking for places to visit in Dubai that can provide you some calm and relaxation from the busy day activities, head over to The Al Barsha Park located beside the Al Barsha mall on Sheikh Zayed Road. It is a small park but provides every convenience for joggers, walkers, and people of all ages. With its neat and clean surroundings that spread over 162 hectares, you can enjoy the smell of fresh flower shrubs and date palms amidst the rich greens.

Activities for Children


As much as elders can enjoy in the serenity of the park, so can children with its dedicated children play areas. From small kids to older, everyone can find an activity to engage in. The park boasts tennis courts, basketball courts, volleyball courts and football grounds to allow the kids to visit in the evenings and spend time playing some sports. It provides a great opportunity for children to socialize and develop team skills that contribute to their growth and development in later stages.

Jogging Tracks

If you want to sit and enjoy the lush greens of the park, by all means, do so, but it’s also a great place for joggers and walkers. If you are a regular and live close by, or you are visiting Dubai, make sure your routine is not disrupted. Visit the park for your jogging, walking or exercise regiment with its dedicated tracks. The park also boasts gym equipment for exercise fanatics so that no one has any reason to give up on fitness. You can also avail one of the bicycle rental facilities to cycle around the park.


No family get-together is complete without a picnic in the park, and if you can do it at some place that provides calm and quiet, space for children to play around, activities for elders and lush green spaces to enjoy and take in the fresh air, all the better! The park provides ample space for picnics and family get together. You can enjoy some time off from your busy schedule and take time out for family. Let the conversations flow and the laughter and joy become a part of your memories.


The Al Barsha Pond Park is a safe place for everyone to visit. The pond is covered by fence on all sides so there is nothing to worry about when it comes to children playing in the park on their own. Among the many places to visit in Dubai, parks are a must go because after when all is said and done, you need time to calm your senses in fresh air. Every place boasts unique attractions in parks, which amuse the tourists as well as locals. The park is open every day from 8 am to 10 pm. For more information, you can call at +971 4 3479222.