Nearly 100 km away from the sprawling city of Dubai is Hatta, a rocky terrain amid the Hajar Mountains, at the heart of which lies the Hatta Lake. Hatta is perfect for thrill-seekers who love a rush of adrenaline thanks to the Hatta Wadi Hub, an adventure center unlike any other in the country, offering activities like zorbing, mountain biking, hiking, and more. Additionally, those interested in ecotourism will find themselves surrounded by natural beauty as far as the eye can see. Learn all about your Hatta Wadi Hub tickets — from what’s included to the best way to buy them.

Your Hatta Wadi Hub Tickets Explained

Your Hatta Wadi Hub tickets give you entry into the premises, along with access to various activities, such as hiking, paragliding, kayaking, and more. Alternatively, you can also rent a bike and go mountain biking, or indulge in other activities like horseback riding, zorbing, or axe-throwing.

Best Way to Buy Hatta Wadi Hub Tickets

The best way to buy Hatta Wadi Hub tickets is to purchase them online. This ensures that you can avoid the hassle of standing in queues and get tickets for your preferred date of visit. Additionally, purchasing your tickets to Hatta Wadi Hub online also lets you pick from a range of offers on different websites.

Why Visit Hatta Wadi Hub

Nestled between the lofty Hajar Mountains is Hatta, a region of indescribable beauty. With majestic mountains, an aquamarine lake, and clear skies, Hatta is a must-visit when in the UAE. While Dubai has its own share of thrilling activities like skydiving and desert safari, the Hatta Wadi Hub also offers a range of activities to get the adrenaline pumping for those that love adventure.

Visitors will find activities suited for children, teens, adults, and the whole family! Those who want to soak in the raw power of nature can also stay overnight and admire the glimmering stars against the vast dark night. Your Hatta Wadi Hub tickets get you access to a whole lot of fun, with unique activities like paragliding, kayaking, and more.

What to Do at Hatta Wadi Hub

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Kayaking

One of the most popular activities in Hatta Wadi Hub, kayaking is a great way to revel in the scenic beauty of the region. You will glide across the emerald waters of the Hatta Dam as you take in the surrounding mountains.

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Horseriding

Discovered undulating mountains of the region on the back of a horse. Horseback riding at Hatta Wadi Hub is a peaceful experience that will make you feel one with nature.

Hiking

Pick from four hiking trails — Easy, Moderate, Difficult, and Severe — to navigate through the varied terrain of Hatta. Visitors of all ages are welcome to come in and explore the beauty of the desert.

Mountain Biking

No matter your level of skill, the rugged terrain of Hatta and its many cross-country cycle routes are perfect for a mountain biking adventure. Please note that participants must be at least 120 cm in height and at least 10+ years.

Paragliding

Feel the wind in your hair as your soar across the sky and get a bird's eye view of the brown, blue, and green of Hatta. The activity is suitable for those aged 18 and above. Participants under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Hatta Drop In

Perfect for those aged 6 and above, Hatta Drop In features a series of slides that lead you straight into a plunge pool, letting you reach a speed of up to 80 km/hr! Grab your friends and get racing!

Gel Ball

Enjoy a game of paintball, except with less pain and more fun! The first of its kind in the region, the Gel Ball is best played in a group! Note that minimum age for participation is 8 years.

Zorbing

Zorbing is an activity where one is enclosed in a large transparent ball and is rolled down a hill or slope, which originated in new Zealand. This is a fun activity for those aged 6 and above to try at Hatta Wadi Hub.

Football Zorbing

Let the chaotic fun begin as you and your friends play football, with a catch — you all will find your upper half enclosed in a large ball, leading to a game unlike any other!

Axe Throwing

The first experience of its kind in the country, Axe Throwing is for those that love strength and precision-based activities. Visitors will be guided by experts on safety to ensure an exciting experience. This activity is for those aged 16+.

Mountain Carting

Race your friends on these 3-wheeled carts as gravity takes you downhill to the finish line. You don't need any experience to enjoy this activity, but it is only for those aged 16+.

Small Plunge

Those aged 6 and above can have a blast on these small trampolines. Please note weight requirement is 15 kg- 50 kg.

Tube Sliding

Go down a grassy slide in a tube by yourself or with friends! Perfect for those aged 15 and above, Tube Sliding offers bucketloads of fun!

Archery

Guests will get a chance to indulge in UAE's favourite sport at Hatta Wadi Hub. Please note that this activity is for those aged 8 and up.

Big Plunge

Perfect for adults to relive the sheer joy of bouncing on a trampoline, this is for those aged 6 and up. Please note the weight requirement is 50 kg - 110 kg.

Net Walkway

Take in the beauty of the vast desert as you walk through the wadi on a suspended net bridge. This activity is suited to those aged 4+. Note that the weight requirement is 15 kg - 110 kg.

Wall Climbing

Those aged 7 and above will find that this activity, with varying levels of difficulty, is a blast! Please note that the weight requirement is 15 kg - 120 kg.

Twin Zipline

Cover a distance of 350m from the top of the hill to the activity center as you take in the beauty of the surrounding valley. You can race with a friend on the twin zipline. Please note that the age requirement is 6+, and the weight requirement is between 45 kg - 90 kg.

Cannon

This slingshot propels you in one direction before dropping you. An exhilarating activity, this can reach a speed of up to 100 km/hr. Please note that participants must be minimum 16 years of age. Note that the weight requirement is 45 kg - 90 kg, and the height requirement is 140 cm - 200 cm.

Plan Your Visit to Hatta Wadi Hub

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Hatta Wadi Hub is open from 1 Oct 2020 - 30 Apr 2021.

Timings: It is open daily from 7 AM – 10 PM.

Best time to visit: Hatta Wadi Hub is usually only open between October to April, ensuring that the cooler weather makes for a pleasant experience. While afternoons can still be a little warm, early mornings and evenings are a great time to take in the beauty of Hatta and indulge in various activities.

Plan Your Visit to Hatta Wadi Hub
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  • Bus: You can take buses from Sabkhka, Bus Station 1 to Hatta Wadi Hub, or opt for RTA buses.
  • Taxi: You can take a taxi to Hatta Wadi Hub, but note that these can be pretty expensive.
  • Car: The shortest route to reach Hatta Wadi Hub from Dubai is to take the E102 from E44 or E611.
  • Parking: Hatta Wadi Hub has free car and caravan parking facilities onsite.
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There are a number of food trucks and restaurants within the premises, such as:

  • Al Hajarain: This restaurant serves up Emirati cuisine with fresh local ingredients. Some must-have dishes include Gai Thod, Hummus, Alhajarain Lamb Biriyani, Lamp Chops, and the Kebabs.
  • Damani Bites: This food truck offers a range of quick bites, such as paratha wraps, hash browns, burgers, pastas, and more.
  • Doner Race Sandwich: True to its name, this food truck offers doner, along with Saj and burgers.
  • Tanoor Restaurant: Enjoy local Arabic cuisine, with dishes such as Tanor Lamb Meal, Chicken Kebab Meal, and a variety of Mezze.
where to stay in hatta

Visitors can choose from the following accommodation options:

  • Alberi Lodge
  • Damani Lodges Resort
  • Happiness Farm Hatta
  • Hatta Camping
  • Hatta Dome Park
  • Hatta Haven
  • Hatta Terrace
  • JA Hatta Fort Hotel
  • Sedr Trailers Resort
  • Sunrise Farm Hatta
  • The Palm House Hatta

Visitor Tips

  • It is recommended you wear a comfortable pair of clothing and shoes for outdoor activities. Don’t forget to wear your sunscreen, a sun cap,  and your sunglasses to shield yourself from the sun. If you intend to swim in the wadi, carry your swimwear.
  • The Hatta Reservoir is great for kayaking with your pet dogs, as long as your animal is well behaved. It is mandatory for your pet to wear a life vest and stay inside the kayak at all times.
  • If you are planning to go for a hike around Hatta, make sure to keep your companions informed about your trek route. It is advised to carry a trail map, carry the right equipment, and take that trail that suits your physical ability.
  • Opt for adventure sports in the early hours as the weather is favorable at that time and the crowd is less as well.
  • If you are planning to just do a day trip to Hatta, try to shortlist the activities you’d like to do beforehand. This will save you a lot of time!
  • If you are crossing the border (from Oman) to enter Hatta, keep your documents like passport, driver’s license, and car insurance handy.
  • Visitors can bring their own food and drinks to Hatta Wadi Hub. If you are staying for a night, you can even cook in the open barbecue areas.

All Your Questions about Hatta Wadi Hub Tickets Answered

How can I buy Hatta Wadi Hub tickets?

Hatta Wadi Hub tickets are available both online and offline at the venue.

What is the best way to buy Hatta Wadi Hub tickets?

The best way to get tickets to Hatta Wadi Hub is to purchase them online, as this lets you avail of discounts offered by numerous third-party websites.

What are the Hatta Wadi Hub timings?

Hatta Wadi Hub is open from daily from 7 AM - 10 PM between 1st Oct 2020 – 30th Apr 2021.

Is Hatta Wadi Hub wheelchair friendly?

No, as the venue is on rocky terrain, Hatta Wadi Hub is not wheelchair-friendly.

What are the best Hatta Wadi Hub ticket experiences for kids?

Please note that children have to be a minimum of 6 years of age to participate in most activities. The best Hatta Wadi Hub ticket experiences for kids include Hatta Drop In, Net Walkway, and Zorbing.

What are the best Hatta Wadi Hub ticket experiences for families?

Families will enjoy Hatta Drop In, Football Zorbing, and Gel Ball, among others.