Mushrif park or alternatively referred to as Mushriff Park is one of the oldest park in the emirate, it was opened in early 1980’s however it got a major makeover in 1989 where different amenities and activites made available to public, some of them are
- Horse Riding
- Kids play area
- Train taking you around Mushrif park
- Designated places for doing BBQ (barbeque)
- Swimming Pool
- Cycling Track
- Walking and jogging track
- Praying room across the park
- Theater having a capacity of 500 people, though most of the events are held during EID and other such special occasions.
- Mini architecture representing various continents
- Mini zoo (free entrance as part of the park) having monkeys and birds from around the work
The total area of this desert-like park is roughly about 1300 acres and is famous spot among nearby residents living in Al Khanweej, Mirdiff and Al Mizhar.
There are number of desert camps located about 5 minutes’ drive from Mushrif park thus making it an ideal spot for the long night stay.
Entrance fees and Timings: As of 2014, the entrance fee per vehicle is 10 dhs and 3dhs per individual. The park timings on weekdays are from 8:00 am in the morning till 10:00 pm in the late afternoon however on the weekend it closes on 11:00 pm.
Horse Riding @ Mushrif Park: There is a dedicated place only for horse riding and training activity. The famous horse riding center Mushrif Equestrian Club is based over here. The packages and pricing can be found on their facebook fan page @ https://www.facebook.com/MushrifEC
Mushrif Park Cycling Track: In addition to horse riding, the park attracts a large number of people due to its dedicated cycling and walking tracks. There ar numerous social sport events that can be organized in the same area.
Swimming Pool that cannot be missed: And the last attraction that cannot be missed is its swimming pool for both men and women. The price for each day is 10 AED per person and 5 AED per child.
Location map and contact details: The Mushrif Park can be reached from multiple places. The best way to reach is to hit the Al Khanweej roads and Mushrif park will be on your left for the most of the road. However you can also come from International City taking the Academic city road.
Mushrif Park Videos:
Well hope our information about the park is enough for you, we are leaving you guys with an amazing video by one of the tourist’s visit to Al Mushrif park.