Abu Dhabi Attractions

The Best Things to Do in The UAE Capital

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Some of the best Abu Dhabi attractions are the world's fastest roller coaster, the beautiful Sheikh Zayed Mosque and the cultural Heritage village.

Abu Dhabi has some once in a lifetime experiences! Where else can you sip gold flecked cappuccino and drive a Formula 1 race car? Relaxing on the white sand beaches and a bike ride on the Corniche are some of the fun things to do in Abu Dhabi.

Dining out in Abu Dhabi will no doubt be a highlight of your holidays. There are restaurants with top chefs from around the world serving up delicious international fare.

For a taste of the local cuisine be sure to try the shawarma, hummus and manakish!

Don't miss the many tourist destinations and experience the wonderful culture of the UAE!

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Visit the Amazing Sheik Zayed Mosque

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Sheikh Zayed Mosque is a beautiful example of Islamic architecture. This massive mosque can hold 40,000 worshipers and is the largest in the UAE.

They offer free tours to visitors. This is one of the top Abu Dhabi attractions. Read more here!


A Bit of Luxury at 7 Star Emirates Palace

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Emirates Palace is one of the few 7 star hotels. It is one of the most expensive hotels to ever be built.

It is famous for it's over the top extravagance including a gold dispensing vending machine, gold drizzled pastries and showcasing an 11 million dollar Christmas tree draped in jewellery!

Visiting this hotel is one of the popular things to do in Abu Dhabi.


Get Your Heart Pumping at Ferrari World

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Ferrari World is one of the unique Abu Dhabi tourist attractions.

This Ferrari theme park is home to the world's fastest roller coaster reaching speeds of up to 240 km per hour!

There are lots of family friendly rides and an area just for children. See more things to do with kids here.


See the Amazing Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital

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Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital offers tours to visitors. This is one of the unique things to do in Abu Dhabi.

Falconry is one of the most popular sports in the UAE.

Learn about this fascinating sport and the important role it played in the Bedouin culture. Find out more!


Learn about the UAE Culture at Heritage Village

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Heritage Village Abu Dhabi is a must do! It will give you an insight into the fascinating traditional Emirati culture.

Check out the Bedouin tents, camels, traditional souk and the museum. Learn more about Heritage Village.


Spend the Day at Yas Marina RaceTrack

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Yas Marina Circuit will let you play race car driver for the day!

The Formula 1 Grand Prix races are held here.

The Yas Circuit offers different experiences including driving a F1 race car down the track, go karting with the kids and tours of the venue!

One of the best Abu Dhabi attractions!


Take a Stroll on the Abu Dhabi Corniche

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Abu Dhabi Corniche is a lovely promenade that winds along the beautiful turquoise waters of the Arabian gulf.

You can stroll, bike or roller blade here and enjoy the views. This is one of the most popular things to do in Abu Dhabi! Read more!



Shop Away at Marina Mall Abu Dhabi!

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Marina Mall Abu Dhabi
is one of the premier shopping centers. They have many luxury brands and International shops here.

There is a cinema, ice skating rink and lots of restaurants. This is a great place to shop for souvenirs too!


See the Beautiful Abu Dhabi Museums and Galleries

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Abu Dhabi Museums -there are lots of museums and galleries to visit in Abu Dhabi!

Poised as the arts capital of the Gulf Abu Dhabi has an impressive array of international masterpieces on its way! Read more here!


Scuba Diving, Dune Bashing, Fishing and More Sports in Abu Dhabi!

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Adventure Sports in Abu Dhabi are abound!

From dune-bashing to para-sailing and go karting there are loads of adventure sports to enjoy.

Read about there here!


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