Welcome to Abu Dhabi, the gleaming capital of the United Arab Emirates, where modernity meets tradition, and opulence intertwines with heritage. Get ready to immerse yourself in the glitz and glamour of this captivating destination in 24 hours.
Breakfast at Emirates Palace
Start your day with a sumptuous breakfast fit for royalty at the legendary Emirates Palace. This opulent hotel boasts a lavish spread of international and Middle Eastern delicacies. Savour the flavours as you dine in the grandeur of the palace’s regal surroundings.
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
Prepare to be awestruck as you visit the architectural masterpiece, the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque. Adorned with pristine white marble, intricate domes, and stunning chandeliers, this mosque is a symbol of Islamic artistry and cultural pride. Take a guided tour to learn about its history and the inspiring vision of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan.
Step back in time at the Heritage Village, a fascinating recreation of traditional Emirati life. Explore the ancient artefacts, Bedouin tents, and camel rides, gaining insight into the rich history and cultural heritage of the UAE.
Lunch at Al Mina Fish Market
Indulge in a delectable seafood feast at the Al Mina Fish Market. Choose from a variety of fresh catches and have them prepared in traditional Emirati style. This market offers an authentic dining experience with a local touch.
Louvre Abu Dhabi:
Experience the intersection of art and culture at the Louvre Abu Dhabi. Wander through its striking architecture and diverse exhibits, featuring artworks from around the world. The museum’s dome-like structure creates a captivating play of light, adding to the allure of the artworks on display.
Dinner at Observation Deck at 300:
For a truly unforgettable dining experience, head to the Observation Deck at 300, located on the 74th floor of Jumeirah at Etihad Towers. Enjoy an exquisite dinner while taking in panoramic views of Abu Dhabi’s skyline and the shimmering Gulf waters. If you fall in love with the city and feel like staying for longer you can check out Resorts in Abu Dhabi such as the wonderfully luxurious Desert Islands Resort & Spa by Anantara.
Yas Marina Circuit:
End your day with a visit to the iconic Yas Marina Circuit. Even if you’re not attending a Formula 1 race, the circuit’s dazzling lights and futuristic architecture make for an extraordinary sight. Stroll along the promenade, enjoy the vibrant atmosphere, and perhaps catch a live music performance at one of the waterfront venues.