Abu Dhabi, the city of captivating contrasts effortlessly blending modern sophistication and traditional architecture. With vast deserts, pristine white beaches, colourful culture and exhilarating attractions – no day in Abu Dhabi is ever the same and a holiday there has it all. Our friendly reservation team have visited and experienced the very best the country has to offer, so they have the top insider tips.
No Abu Dhabi holiday is complete without visiting the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, with 82 domes and 24 carat gold gilded chandeliers, not only is it one of the world’s largest mosques but its striking architecture will truly take your breath away. Then enjoy a serene evening stroll along the planted paths of the Corniche beachfront where you can watch the traditional dhow boats flowing back into the harbour.
Perhaps you fancy wandering through the vibrant souks and haggling with the locals for vibrant spices, silks and perfumes to take home as a little memento of your trip. And if you want to satisfy your cultural fix even more, take inspiration from the spectacular modern architecture at the Louvre and Guggenheim museums.
Unleash your inner adrenaline junkie and head to the world famous Yas Island, home of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Maybe you’d like to drive a supercar around the Yas Marina Circuit or would rather watch the F1 experts battle it out but if you still want to satisfy your petrol head – take an exhilarating ride on the world’s fastest rollercoaster at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi.
Take a refreshing break from the Arabian sunshine with thrilling water slides at Yas Waterworld, before enjoying a round of golf at St Regis hotel’s 18-hole Saadiyat Beach Golf Club.
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We really could spend forever recommending things to do in this vibrant city, we’ve shared our top sightseeing & excursions suggestions so why not take a look and give our travel experts a call. Together we’ll arrange the perfect trip.