SCHOOL BREAK 2023: Get kids moving and learning with these children’s camps in Abu Dhabi

Team Yalla has compiled a list of some of the best spring break camps in the city

With spring break just around the corner, parents in Abu Dhabi are now looking for fun spring camps to keep their children entertained and engaged during the school break.

Yalla Team has compiled a list of some of the best ones in the city, from sports and arts and crafts to adventure-themed challenges.


Small Blacks rugby


Small Blacks, the youth rugby programme of New Zealand Rugby, will hold its Easter Camp for kids from 6-16 years old. The training programme is designed to help players develop their rugby skills as their physical ability develops, making the sport more accessible and safe to play for kids regardless of age. The camp will be in two sessions from 27-29 March and from 3-5 April at the Abu Dhabi Cricket and Sports Hub. AED 400 per week or AED per day.

For more information, visit smallblacksabudhabi.com or WhatsApp 050 720 1278


Al Forsan Spring Camp


With plenty of activities to choose from, there is bound to be something for everyone at the Al Forsan Spring Camp. There’s horse riding, karting, zipline, aquafun, football, arts and crafts, and so much more fun activities to develop important life skills and creativity, or simply to have a memorable and enriching experience. Spring Camp starts on 27 March until 14 April, from 9am to 2pm. Prices from AED 235 for one-day access, AED 835 for one week, AED 1,335 for two weeks, AED 1,850 for three weeks.

For more information, call 052 921 0110 or 02 656 5656

French for kids


The Alliance Française Abu Dhabi spring camp is an exciting opportunity for you and your kids to immerse in Francophone culture and be part of a community passionate about learning French to a professional level. Apart from adult classes, children from 4-12 years old will learn French through a variety of learning activities and even obtain their first language certification.

For more information and to register, call 02 612 2900 or visit afabudhabi.org.


Infinite Sports challenge


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It’s two weeks of fun activities, sports, team games and challenges at the  Infinite Sports Spring Camp at British International School (BIS) Abu Dhabi. The camp will run from 27 March to 7 April, 8am to 3pm. BIS Abu Dhabi families can claim a 20 per cent discount using code “BISAD20”. AED 850 for five days, AED 700 for four days and AED 600 for three days.

For more information, call or WhatsApp 058 102 6548


ZSC Kids Camp 2.0


It’s the 2.0 version of the ZSC Kids Camp where kids can enjoy adventure-themed activities such as kids relay races, sports and scavenger hunts. Kids Camp 2.0 is accepting boys and girls from 5-12 years old. The camp is on 27 March to 7 April, from 8am to 3pm.

For more information and to register, contact 02 403 4222


Adventure and skateboarding camps


Circuit X at Hudayriyat MarVista is organising an adventure camp that teaches kids survival skills as they bond through teamwork games, and experience the wonders of the natural world. Kids will also learn about recycling, upcycling, and creating art with natural resources. The camp will run from 27 March to 7 April, 8.30am to 2pm. AED 849 weekly camp pass, AED 699 weekly camp pass for siblings, AED 240 daily camp pass, AED 205 daily camp pass for siblings. Enjoy additional two hours of park play for AED 75. Get a 10 per cent discount if you book before 21 March using the code RANGERS.

There is also the Skate Camp Club designed for beginner and intermediate skateboarders 7-14 years old. The camp will run from 27-31 March, 9am to 1pm. AED 995 per participant.

For more information and to register, call 02 691 0302 or 050 195 2214


Flip, Jump, and Tumble


Here’s a fun and educational spring programme by Little Stars Gymnastics that will teach boys and girls as young as 2.5 years old the joys of gymnastics. In addition to gymnastics skill development, students will have an opportunity to engage in tumbling, trampolining and other fun gymnastics-centred activities. The camp will run from 27-31 March and 3-7 April at The Dome, Erth Abu Dhabi. Depending on the child’s age, AED 85 to AED 175 for a daily pass, AED 425 to AED 825 for a weekly pass, AED 510 to AED 990 for flexi pass.

For more information and to register, call 050 781 0635 or email [email protected]


Camp at the zoo


Emirates Park Zoo’s Ramadan Spring Camp returns where kids will enjoy a holiday experience inside the zoo, while learning new skills. The camp package includes an Iftar buffet and a tour of the zoo at a special rate. Designed for kids aged 4-14, the camp will run from 27 March to 15 April, 4:30pm to 7.30pm.

For more information and to register, call 02 501 0000, 052 911 3990 or 052 911 3994


Double the fun


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It’s double the camp and double the fun at the Super Spring Camp where kids spend half a day in Air Maniax – Yas Mall and the other half in Kidzania. The camp will have loads of activities, including arts and craft, dancing, and racing games. Super Spring Camp will run from 27 March to 7 April, from 8.30am to 3pm. AED 250 per day, AED 995 per week.

For more information and to register, WhatsApp 050 692 0611


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