Ramadan the night month of the Islamic calendar and it is regarded as one of the holiest and happiest months among Muslims. Read on to know more about Ramadan and things you could do when you visit Abu Dhabi during this month of devotion and celebration.
Ramadan is observed by Muslims as the month of fasting. People fast during the day and eat after sundown and the month’s final day is celebrated as a festival. Islamic nations such as the UAE prepare for the final day from the beginning of the month cities like Abu Dhabi offer its guest a myriad of attractions and things to do during Ramadan.
Abu Dhabi is also known as a shopaholic’s paradise and during the month of Ramadan malls and shops boom with crowd due to the sales and cheap prices of the commodities. Visitors will also have more choice as shop owners fill up their stocks to address high demands!
Visit the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
There is no better time to visit this magnificent and holy place of worship than Ramadan! This is by far one of the most beautiful Mosques in the UAE and is certainly a spectacle to watch. Since you are visiting here during a holy month ensure that you are aware of the times when visitors are allowed and when its only open to worshippers.
Settle in and relax at a resort
Planning your vacation at any of the Abu Dhabi luxury resorts is a good idea to spend a carefree and relaxing vacation. Also, resort properties the likes of Desert Islands Resort & Spa by Anantara offer exclusive packages for their guests to enjoy their stay and observe the festivities better during the festival month.
Roland Lefevre is a travel writer who specializes in creating features on leisure as well as business travel destinations across the globe. Google+