Legoland Dubai to be part of huge new theme park complex in 2016


Legoland Dubai was announced earlier this year as what will be the largest Legoland park to date. Today, in partnership with Meraas Holding,  the park has announced that they will be part of the new Dubai Parks & Resorts.  The all new tourist destination will debut in 2016 with three all new theme park destinations.


The three new concepts for the area will be the beginning of a larger plan to bring more unique concepts to the area, including Legoland,  the other two parks announced will be Motiongate Dubai, and Bollywood Parks Dubai.
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Motiongate Dubai will feature four unique zones and transport visitors on a journey of discovery, bringing to life some of the most recognizable Hollywood characters from the big screen. The park will use the latest-in-technology attractions and new-generation rides to offer a distinctly unique, high-value entertainment experience.


Billed as the first theme park in the world dedicated solely to the Indian film industry, Bollywood Parks Dubai will provide a physical location for fans from across the globe to visit and celebrate the biggest names of Indian cinema and its very colorful canvas.


As the first LEGOLAND park in the Middle East and the seventh worldwide, LEGOLAND Dubai will bring the well-known LEGO brick to life in an interactive world specifically designed for children aged 2-12.


His Excellency Abdulla Al Habbai, Chairman of Meraas Holding, said: “Meraas is committed to developing new concepts to build Dubai’s position as one of the world’s great new cities.  Dubai Parks & Resorts will be the first entertainment destination that will simultaneously open the gates of three theme parks. The project will feature leading intellectual properties from elite industry players to create leisure and entertainment concepts that are expected to draw more than five million residents and tourists annually. We are confident our efforts will contribute to achieving the Dubai Tourism Vision 2020 and become the pride of our nation. At Meraas, we are excited to signal the start of an ambitious destination that is anticipated to generate thousands of new jobs as an international entertainment hub.”

The area will also feature Riverpark a shopping and dining district, which will be centrally located between the three theme park destinations. Lupita will be the all new family hotel located in the heart of the new area. Dubai is one of the fastest growing tourist destinations in thr world, and will see many new theme park developments in the coming years.

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