The minute one steps into Dubai Miracle Garden, it is like walking into a world of peace and tranquility. The ambience around you will drift your mind to a fairy-tale land that is adorned with flowers of different variety and color. Every season, Dubai Miracle Garden doesn’t fail to surprise or mesmerize the visitors that come. The visuals are breath-taking indeed.
Seeing the garden in full bloom with its 150 million flowers over 72,000 sqm of colors and scents coming to life is a treat. The garden set in the heart of Dubailand is one of Cityland‘s signature creations and was launched in the year 2013. As I walked through the garden, I was spellbound by the assortment of patterns, shapes and designs. Each piece of work that you see in the form of designs is the result of great visualizing, foresight and perfect execution.
Floral Clock – A 15 meter floral clock made of real plants and flowers is something to look for. The designs are changed according to the season. The mechanical parts of the clock were imported from the US and its design was created by its own in-house landscaping company Miracle Garden Landscaping.
Mickey Mouse – The remarkable 18-metre-high Mickey Mouse floral structure was conceived and designed by Dubai Miracle Garden. Disney’s first character floral display in the Middle East – earning the 5th Guinness Records entitled ‘World’s Largest Topiary Structure’ in February 2018. The sculpture features almost 100,000 plants and flowers, weighs almost 35 tons, and is supported by a 7-ton steel structure with a concrete foundation of 50 tons of reinforced concrete.
Big Teddy Bear – A 12-metre-high Teddy Bear structure is one of the newest attractions in the garden. The Teddy Bear is holding a heart which specifically reveals that it is spreading the message of love and harmony.
Lost Paradise – Is an underground floral cascade with a depth of 20ft – where you could find dozens of Floral Houses and Bungalows which offer an amazing ambience.
Lake Park – Lake Park is refreshing to watch, as they are fully showered with colorful flowers and water fountain that offers relaxation for the visitors sitting around the lake.
Hearts Passage – The Hearts Passage is one of the key things that come to the visitors’ mind, after visiting Dubai’s Miracle Garden. The Hearts Passage gives a lovely and everlasting impression of a walking passage, inside dozens of big hearts. The hearts are not just merely a shape of hearts at the passage, but rather they offer thousands of countless flowers carved all over them.
Emirates A380 – Is a botanical wonder, Emirates Airline has teamed up with Dubai Miracle Garden to construct the world’s largest floral installation through a life-size version of the Emirates A380, covered in more than 500,000 fresh flowers and living plants. When in full bloom, the aircraft structure will have an unprecedented total stem count of 5 million flowers and will weigh over 100 tones (take-off weight of an actual A380 is 575 tones).
Floral Castle – Surrounded by millions of flowers with sitting and dining facility inside, this Floral Castle gives you an impression as if you are in a fairyland.
Cabanas – Do you need to rest before you go ahead and see the rest of the beautiful garden? They have plenty of cabanas to chill out with billowing drapes and floor cushions. A perfect spot to recharge and rest before you continue the magical journey.
Dubai Miracle Garden’s breath-taking landscaping has earned three Guinness World Records for the largest vertical garden in 2013 and world’s largest floral sculpture forming the shape of an Airbus A380 in 2016.It took over 144,000 working hours (180 days) with the help of 200 installation crew building it in the shape of an Emirates A380 aircraft. Third Guinness Record entitled ‘World’s Largest Topiary Structure’ came on 25 Feb 2018.The 18-metre sculpture feature is Disney’s first character floral display in the Middle East and is made from almost 100,000 plants and flowers and weighs almost 35tons.
Each year Dubai Miracle Garden reinvents itself, as they bring a whole new concept and design experience to its visitors. The community has given its own endorsement with more than 1.5 million visitors per year. Miracle Garden is one of a kind in the region and in the world for such a unique display and extravagant outdoor recreational destination. The flowers are meticulously cared for by a team of expert horticulturists and greenskeepers, so the flower displays look their absolute best during every visit.
Dubai Miracle Garden provides state of the art services and facilities including open parking, VIP parking, sitting areas, prayer room, toilet blocks, ablution facility, security room, first aid room, carts for handicapped visitors, retails and commercial kiosk and all other related services available to facilitate visitors. The garden serves up more than 30 food and beverage vendors, including coffee shops, candy stores and a tempting fresh fruits juice kiosk.
Everything in the Miracle Garden has a ‘wow ‘effect to it. The picture-perfect images leave an impression in your mind. A visit to Miracle Garden will make the desert seem like an illusion. A garden as such in the middle of a desert is a miracle indeed.