Dubai’s new indoor rainforest features the world’s largest artificial tree

The Green Planet Rainforest in Dubai.

The Green Planet, a new indoor attraction in Dubai, brings a rainforest to the Arabian Desert.

The attraction, which opened in early September, functions as a real ecosystem and boasts over 3,000 species of plants, insects, and animals, according to The National. Its centerpiece is an artificial tree – the largest of its kind in the world – that creates a living environment in which the animals and plants can thrive.

The indoor rainforest is located at a retail complex called City Walk, and tickets cost $25 for adults and $19 for children. Take a look inside.

The Green Planet is located inside a 150-foot-tall glass building.


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In the middle of the indoor forest is an 82-foo-tall tree with an artificial trunk.

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The humidity is set at 70% higher than normal levels, and temperatures stay between 77°F and 82°F.

Source: The National

To get to the tree, visitors need to cross a rope bridge from an outer platform.

In the jungle. ????????

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Many kinds of animals live in the indoor rainforest, including South American toucans …

… three-toed sloths …

… tree boas …

… butterflies …

… and lizards.

#thegreenplanet #lizard #Dubai

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An indoor waterfall is also connected to the tree.

Behind the waterfall ????#thegreenplanet #Dubai @thegreenplanetdubai

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The goal of the Green Planet, which offers various educational programs, is to be a space where Dubai’s residents — young and old — can learn about wildlife.

فكر في الحياة بحب؛ ‏كل اﻷشياء التي نحبها ‏تحبنا #لطيفة_الحاج

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