Abu Dhabi Things to Do

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  • 1. Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque

    The Grand Mosque is simply a must do in Abu Dhabi and even if you are anywhere in the U.A.E. you simply must make a trip to Abu Dhabi to visit the Grand Mosque. The structure is simply marvelous and...

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  • 2. Corniche

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    We walked from the White Fort to the Corniche Beach Park. I liked the paintings on the walls of the underpass on route. Along the edge of the beach was a walkway with shade and a breeze. The beach was...

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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. 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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  • 6. 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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  • 7. 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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  • 8. 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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  • 9. 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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  • 10. 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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  • 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. Sailing

    Offers opportunities to dive in the waters all over the Emirates. ADSAC is superbly equipped with 3 fully fitted dive boats and compressors, and dedicated facilities at The Club. They regularly...

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  • 15. 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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  • 16. 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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  • 17. 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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  • 18. 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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  • 19. 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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  • 20. 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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  • 21. 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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  • 22. Ferrari World: Other Ferrari Cars at Ferrari World

    the assorted ferrari racing cars in Ferrari World is located not only in the Galleria Ferrari but there are other full car displays along the various...

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  • 23. Ferrari World: Galleria Ferrari 2

    part 2 of my two part tip inside the Galleria Ferrari with more pictures of classic ferrari racing cars, The Gallery sits next to the Junior GT Challenge and...

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  • 24. Ferrari World: Galleria Ferrari 1

    this will be a two part tip inside the Galleria Ferrari, The Gallery sits next to the Junior GT Challenge and Racing With The Legends Movie in Ferrari World and...

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  • 25. Ferrari World: Fiorano GT Challenge

    The Fiorano GT Challenge is the second roller coaster ride in Ferrari World and it has 2 duelling ferrari roller coasters running at the same time at parallel...

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