Abu Dhabi Things to Do

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Most Viewed Things to Do in Abu Dhabi

  • 1. Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque

    A must see in Abu Dhabi. The world's 8th largest mosque, officially opened in 2007. There are free tours available at 10am, 11am and 5pm except Friday morning (reserved for worshippers), however...

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  • 2. Corniche

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    This is a great place for a stroll. Its an impressive eight kilometres of manicured waterfront that includes children’s play areas, separate cycle and pedestrian pathways, cafés and restaurants, and...

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  • 3. Emirates Palace

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    This is the poshest hotel in Abu Dhabi and I would have loved to visit except I don't think you can unless you are staying there or have a meal reservation. I was not sure where to view it from and...

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  • 4. Heritage Village

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    OK, if I am being honest with our usual superb timing, we arrived here 10 minutes after it shut. That is it was still open, you could still go in, but the shops and any display of craft had finished....

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  • 5. Lulu Island

    Great beach, exotic blue water... Chairs are for free. Best view on the skyline. Every 10 meters you have a tent or mushroom for some shade. A "train" or (free) mini-buses drive around the island and...

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  • 6. Emirates National Auto Museum

    4 out of 5 stars

    Exhibiting an astonishing suite of more than 200 cars, the Emirates National Auto Museum is not, in fact, a national museum but rather a car collection turned into an exhibition. The owner is H.H....

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  • 7. Marina Mall

    4 out of 5 stars

    If you cruise past the Abu Dhabi Corniche up to the breakwater area going to the Marina and the Heritage Village, you would see a large mall with an adjacent tower beside it, fronting a park and that...

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  • 8. Beach

    The Main Beach of Abu DhabiCity is the one fronting the Abu Dhabi Corniche, it is eight kilometers long stretch of beach front composed of manicured waterfront that includes children’s play areas,...

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  • 9. Sailing

    This service in Abu Dhabi started about the end of 2014, now open to the public. ‎ It is a wooden taxi boat that runs between four luxury hotels along the Grand Canal, the eastern...

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  • 10. Golf Club

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Anyone wanting a breath of fresh air and a good game of golf should head out to the paradisiacal Abu Dhabi Golf Club by Sheraton. The Abu Dhabi Golf Club by Sheraton is located 30 minutes from the...

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  • 11. Cultural Foundation

    The Cultural Foundation comprises the National Archives, the National Library and the Institute of Culture and Art. All of these are housed in a modern, Islamic style building with wonderful tilework...

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  • 12. Ice Rink

    The Abu Dhabi Ice Rink has an Olympic-size rink with French café, arcade entertainment, pro skate shop, music shop and children’s area. Lessons are available. If you fancy trying your hand at ice...

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  • 13. Abu Dhabi Mall

    One of the city's premier shopping centres, the Abu Dhabi Mall, is adjacent to the Beach Rotana Hotel. As in much of the middle east, shopping centres are big "hang-outs", particularly in Abu Dhabi,...

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  • 14. isango city tour

    I have travelled all over the world and seen many things and experienced all kinds of service - the one with isango has to be the worst. Don't get me wrong - I signed up for a tour of Abu Dhabi to see...

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  • 16. Yas Island (Photos from the Air)

    this will be my Yas Island Photos taken from the air when riding an Etihad Aircraft.Yas Island is the nearest Abu Dhabi Attraction to Dubai. It only take about...

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  • 17. Desert Safari Adventure

    I think the most stunning in this trip is about being able to see the fundamental nature of living in the desert. The adventure started the moment we were pick...

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  • 18. Ferrari World

    Ferrari World is the world first Ferrari theme park and largest attraction of its kind.Attractions:Speed of MagicPaddockDriving with the ChampionMade in...

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  • 19. Ferrari World

    This is a must if you are a lover of cars and roller coaster rides. Be prepared to spend a whole day here. There is much to see and do. There are stunt shows....

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  • 20. Al Wahda Mall.

    This mall is right next to the main bus station where buses go to and from Dubai and other emirates. We rushed round trying to find where to buy an orja card...

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  • 21. Flagpoles, mosques and cityscapes

    Right next to the Heritage Village is a little mosque, a flagpole which was once the tallest in the world, till Jordan exceeded it, and best of all gorgeous...

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  • 22. Qasr al-Hosn Fort

    This fort is located on Sheik Zayed First Street. It is sometimes called the White Fort as it is, well sort of - white!!!! and Old Fort as it is, well sort of -...

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  • 23. Abu Dhabi's former tallest flagpole

    Abu Dhabi's former tallest flagpole is located off the Corniche, a few steps from the Heritage village. It was once the world tallest flagpole, replacing in...

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  • 24. ADIA tower

    Adia Tower is one of the most stunning buildings in the city centre, because of its particular shape. ADIA stands for Abu Dhabi Investment Authority - and...

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  • 25. Aldar headquarters

    Aldar headquarters is a stunning building in the Al Bandar area - it is a sort of circular skyscaper, really one of a kind.. and we were lucky enough to have a...

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