If during a visit to Abu Dhabi, you have rarely left the hotel, examined the Sheikh Zayed Mosque in full and visited Al Hosn Fort more than twice, it's time to go in search of other unique attractions. One of the most pleasant places for walking is the ancient town of Al Ain , where you can find old houses of local residents.
1. Make sure you have checked the calendar of religious holidays before your travel. The reason for this is that many government agencies may be closed during holidays, and restaurants and … Open
Abu Dhabi has a number of unique hotels known far beyond the country. One of those places is Yas Viceroy Abu Dhabi. It occupies a large-scale modern building of unusual shape, part of which … Open
The actual path to the picturesque island can be a memorable adventure too. If you love boating, go to the tiny coastal town of Jebel Dhanna . Here locals offer tourists a unique service - they take you on their boats directly to the island. The alternative to this are helicopters, but air walk will cost much more than the boat.
The picturesque waterfront of Abu Dhabi houses one of the most spectacular design hotels, Jumeirah at Etihad Towers Residence. Among the main features of its interior are high ceilings and … Open
Those looking for extreme would be enchanted by the recreation program of Ferrari World amusement park. There are some of the most extreme rides in the world on its territory, including the unique roller coaster. Famous racers were involved in the development project of the attraction, so a decent share of adrenaline is guaranteed to visitors.
A selection of luxury hotels in Abu Dhabi is very large, and there are some confident leaders, which are in demand among wealthy guests of the emirate. The luxury hotel Grand Millennium Al … Open
Ferrari WorldIf you crave for some extreme during your stay in Abu Dhabi, don’t forget to attend Ferrari World, a large and famous thematic park. The red roof of the park’s building is well recognized by the majority of people around the world because it is decorated with a giant Ferrari logo. At Ferrari World, everything is dedicated to the legendary car brand. The Galleria Ferrari Museum offers a large exhibition that throws the light on the history, design of the famous brand, and the most famous car models.
However, Ferrari World is not only about learning something new. It is a great place to raise your adrenaline level! There are 20 amusements in the park, including a rollercoaster. It is called Formula Rossa at Ferrari World. G-Force will bring you to the height of 62 meters and then rapidly fall down. The Speed of Magic offers an incredibly interesting virtual 4D walk. Choose it to see jungles, ice caves, hills and ravines, and even a volcano.
The fashionable Royal Rose Hotel deserves special attention among romantic hotels in Abu Dhabi. It’s located in the unique building, the French-styled luxurious palace of the 17th … Open
Journey in the Rub' al Khali DesertA vacation in Abu Dhabi would be incomplete without a visit to the cradle of the Arabian world – the glorious and endless desert. You will need to reach the desert in a powerful off-roader as that is the only way to get there and move in the desert because of sandy dunes. You will see the inimitable beauty of the desert and drive on picturesque barchans. Visitors will admire strange shadows created by the hot sun and then see one of the most breath-taking sunsets in their lives. The bright violet and matte sunset is opposite to the Polar Light.
Abu Dhabi is famous for its huge shopping complexes. One of the most popular is Abu Dhabi Mall. Its opening took place in 2001. Nowadays, it houses 220 shops, and more than 40 restaurants … Open
Pearl DivingDo you want to see a very unusual and unique amusement? Then head to Yas Waterworld in Abu Dhabi. It is one of the few places in the world where visitors can try pearl hunting. You will dive in a large reservoir filled with water and gather oysters with pearls from the bottom. However, there is no special equipment given, not even an aqualung. You will have to stop breathing and dive.
Discovering the architecture of Abu Dhabi from bird's eye view! Sheikh Zayed Mosque, Ferrari World, Emirates Palace Hotel, Yas Marina Circuit, Marina Mall, Aldar HQ, all those monuments are defining the image of Abu Dhabi … Open
Zayed Sports City Ice RinkWhen you feel tired of everlasting heat in Abu Dhabi, one of the ways to forget about it is to visit Mall Marina and have fun on the large ice skating rink. The grandiose indoor skating rink was opened in 1987. It regularly hosts ice hockey games and various performances with best figure skaters in the world. The modern arena can be quickly transformed into a concert hall. The ice skating rink provides space for up to 400 visitors, and the hall has enough space for up to 2000 people.
1761 can be considered the official date of the city foundation. In this year a source of the fresh water was discovered, and people from Bani Yas tribe created a protective fort around it. … Open