Providing unforgettable adventures, Abu Dhabi is one of the most popular destinations in the UAE; here are a few of the many things you can look forward to doing on your holiday here.
Enjoy Exciting Water Sports
The coastlines of this emirate offer plenty of opportunities to enjoy water sports in Abu Dhabi. Resorts and hotels by the ocean provide snorkelling, kayaking, stand-up paddleboarding and more. Those with a need for speed can also look to try jet skiing, wakeboarding, water skiing and banana boat rides.
Explore the Arabian Wildlife Park
Located on Sir Bani Yas Island, the Arabian Wildlife Park is a sanctuary home to thousands of free-roaming animals; it’s best explored on wildlife drives or nature walks offered by the likes of Desert Islands Resort & Spa by Anantara. The park is where one can see sand gazelles, cheetahs, giraffes, axis deer and the Arabian oryx.
Excursion to the Empty Quarter
The vast and hauntingly beautiful Empty Quarter is the perfect place for an excursion to a desert. A 4WD vehicle provides an ideal means in which to enjoy a desert safari with some thrilling dune bashing, while quad-biking, camel trekking, sandboarding and dining at a Bedouin-style camp are on offer too.
Visiting Local Theme Parks
Family attractions in Abu Dhabi include popular theme parks that provide action-packed rides for all. Highlights include Warner Brothers World Abu Dhabi home to superhero and cartoon-themed experiences, the water-filled allures of Yas Waterworld and Ferrari World Abu Dhabi featuring the fastest rollercoaster on the planet!