‘Fun, adventurous, and fabulous’ – These are some of the words used to describe Abu Dhabi by the travellers who have visited this city of dreams. This capital city of the United Arab Emirates is the home to federal government offices and is the hub of political and cultural activities of the country.
Abu Dhabi Skyline
Best time of the year
Being set in a desert, the Abu Dhabi weather can range from an average of 13°C during winters to a scorching 38°C in summers. The preferable months for tourists to visit Abu Dhabi are between November to February. The climatic conditions are ideal during this time to enjoy all the fun-filled activities this delightful city has in store.
The Ferrari World is an overwhelming amusement park and boasts of the fastest roller coaster in the world, making it the main places to visit in Abu Dhabi. With theatre shows, family rides, roller coasters, thrill rides and 4D exhibitions, Ferrari world is a place for everyone. It is open every day from 11 in the morning to 10 at night. The entry tickets are divided into different categories of bronze, silver and gold and are priced at AED 250, AED 350 and AED 500 respectively.
The beach and the coast
The coastal side of Abu Dhabi has been developed into a beautiful road and has a stunning beach called Corniche. With little parks and cafes with good food, this is a special place for the residents as well as tourists to unwind during the evening while watching the sunset.
Abu Dhabi Beach
Ice-skate in the desert
An interesting concept that one can experience is ice skating in the middle of this gorgeous desert. Located at the Zayed Sports City, the ice rink is very popular among the young and the adults alike, proving it’s one of the fun things to do in Abu Dhabi. It is the perfect place to beat the heat while having fun during the summers.
Go on a guided tour
Guided tours are also available for all the attractions in the city. One can go on an Abu Dhabi tour in which one can see the famous places like the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Yas Island, Emirates Palace, etc. For a more thrilling adventure, one can go for a Desert Safari Tour where a charming experience of camel rides and belly dancing will make the trip an unforgettable experience.
Abu Dhabi Desert
Damac offers an Abu Dhabi City Tour at a great price – 310 dirhams for adults and 275 dirhams for children. For children below three years, it’s free. In a 90-minute drive around Abu Dhabi, you get to visit the magnificent Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, the Heritage Village, a panoramic tour of the Abu Dhabi Corniche, and stop for lunch. On the way back, you also be taken past Yas Island, a wonderful Abu Dhabi tourist place.
Travelling to and from Abu Dhabi is simple and fuss-free. Catering to all types of travellers every year, the Abu Dhabi Airport is the second largest and busiest airport in the UAE. With 30 airlines serving the people of many countries, Abu Dhabi has been thriving on tourism. It is not necessary to punch a hole in the wallet to choose a good place to stay in. Excellent services are provided by DAMAC Maison concierge desk, and the pampering leaves you feeling like a Sheikh.