Vacation on Abu Dhabi Region beaches - hidden bays, top resorts and recreation areas

Abu Dhabi A significant portion of travelers coming to the largest and richest emirate are fans of beach rest attracted by the picturesque coast of Abu Dhabi. Al Corniche Beach is the true symbol of the emirate. Its length is about 8 kilometers. The picturesque embankment of the same name runs along the beach; the former remains a popular destination for hiking and cycling.
The largest emirate and its capital bearing the same name are famous for their chic hotels. Grand Millennium Al Wahda hotel can be found in the heart of the capital. This luxury hotel is … Open
Crystal clear Al Corniche Beach is ideal for families with young children. It was repeatedly celebrated with honorary awards for high environmental performance; recently, it has received the Blue Flag. Al Corniche can be called the most popular beach of the emirate, as it’s a true multifunctional recreation center. There are playgrounds and sports grounds, equipment rentals, bicycle rental and a huge number of dining places. It’s quite crowded beach due to its high popularity; at least 30,000 people rest there every day.
No less popular is the Beach of Abu Dhabi city. It’s suitable for various activities. The beach area is divided into several sections, among which there are places suitable for fans of privacy and for those who prefer to relax in crowded places. There are free sites at the beach and they remain the liveliest. Local equipment deserves the highest praise. There is also a special area for families, as well as a secluded paid zone, where you can enjoy sunbathing in private ambience. Copyright
Abu Dhabi is the largest and richest region of the country. This is where the capital, which bears the same name, is situated. Abu Dhabi is full of luxury hotels and popular beaches, … Open
Those searching for hideaway prefer going to one of the islands. Bahrain Island is very popular. This unique buffer zone has been closed to visitors and travelers until recently. Today you can enjoy beautiful wild beaches of 7 kilometers long. No less attractive wild beach is Jebel Dhanna. This is one of the shallowest gulf beaches, so many tourists prefer to rest here with kids. Paradise landscape would be a nice addition to the stay; tropical thickets come close to the shore.
The most secluded and pleasant to stay private beaches belong to major hotels. Gorgeous beach in a fabulously beautiful lagoon is offered by InterContinental hotel. These places are well protected from the wind, and therefore rest is always very nice. The upscale hotel Emirates Palace also has an excellent private beach, where there’s everything for a comfortable stay. Here you can peacefully sunbathe, enjoy the coast at a shady restaurant terrace or devote time to sports entertainment. The part of coast belonging to Al Raha Beach is also one of the most famous and popular, so you can rest there comfortably all day long.
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Interesting places in Abu Dhabi Region for your excursion

Capital Gate

From the series “Falling towers and buildings”
The skyscraper turned out to be very effective and reliable at the same time. A special foundation gives high strength to the structure. Its depth is 30 meters. 490 strong piles were laid in the foundation. The design of the skyscraper's facade is also very spectacular. It is completely lined with mirror tiles. About 12,5 thousand of them were made for the facade design. The internal structure of the skyscraper is also very unusual. A beautiful conical atrium is located behind its entrance doors. Its height is 60 meters. … Read further

Sheikh Zayed Mosque

From the series “Top Largest and Famous Mosques Worldwide”
Inside the huge marble building at once can be up to 40 000 of people. Sheikh Zayed Mosque is a multiple champion of Guinness Book of World Records. The building is decorated with the largest carpet. It is 5 627 square meters large and was made by around 1 200 carpet knotters. In the main hall, you can see the largest chandelier in the world. It has a 10 meters diameter and 15 meters high. All chandeliers were made by a special order in Germany. They are richly decorated with millions of Swarovski crystals. The main vault of the Mosque isn’t all elements of the decoration but its luxurious inner yard made with colourful marble. … Read further

Top beaches and recreation areas in the region of Abu Dhabi Region

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