Set off on an Arabian adventure as you choose Abu Dhabi to be your next vacation destination. The city provides shelter to the lonely wanderer, the enthusiastic explorer, happy families and the romantics. With something for everyone, Abu Dhabi will become your number one vacation destination.
Visits to Historical Sites
Most 5 star hotels in Abu Dhabi educate their guests on the many activities available, along with the sites to explore. If you fancy digging up a little history about Abu Dhabi’s roots, their honoured traditions and cultural landmarks, The Founder’s Memorial (built in memory of the founder of the UAE) is located 20 minutes away from Anantara Eastern Mangroves Abu Dhabi Hotel, Al Ain Camel Market, Bait al Oud (a musical facility that preserves Arabic musical instruments) and Bidaa Bint Saud (a 5000-year-old ancient caravan site) are checklist essentials.
Landmarks That Leave You Speechless
Abu Dhabi’s iconic landmarks are certain to take your breath away. While it may be revolved in more tradition than its neighbouring city, Dubai, the city is home to some of the most contemporary skyscrapers and buildings worth the spotlight. Be sure to visit the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Etihad Towers, Qasr Al-Hosn (an old protective watch tower) and the chilling island of Zaya Nurai.
Travel to some of Abu Dhabi’s national treasures that should go unmissed. The national attractions of the city are often paired with global architectural influences while preserving their local heritage, as the country’s pride and joy are rooted in places like the church and monastery of Sir Bani Yas Island, Jahili Mosque built in the 19th century, and UNESCO World Heritage Sites such as Hili Archaeological Park and the Jebel Hafit Tombs.
Abu Dhabi not only provides a pretty picture to capture but also is the centre of action-packed theme parks and adventure centres. The recently introduced Warner Brothers Theme Park in Yas Island, Abu Dhabi has already bewitched the hearts of its visitors who long for a longer stay. The Yas Water World Abu Dhabi, Murjan Splash Park and the Ferrari World Abu Dhabi are also designed for the adrenaline junkies seeking adventure.