Abu Dhabi, UAE The United Arab Emirates  (also called Emirates or the UAE) is an Arab country in the southeast of the Arabian Peninsula. The UAE is a federation of seven emirates, each governed by an emir. The emirs of the seven emirates collectively form the Federal Supreme Council.
Abu Dhabi is the capital of the United Arab Emirates and its second-most populous city after Dubai. As largest of the emirates, Abu Dhabi spans almost 87% of the total land area of the UAE. The city center, with its approximately 1.4 million inhabitants, is located on a 70-square-kilometer island in the Persian Gulf in the middle of a protected mangrove belt. Visitors to the emirate can enjoy exploring the mangroves via a guided or unguided kayak tour. Abu Dhabi features a stunning 700-kilometer coastline and comprises nearly 200 islands.
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Explore Abu Dhabi

VisitAbuDhabi.ae offers an extensive overview of the top attractions and activities not to miss while visiting.

Formula 1 ETIHAD Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2022

Get up to speed with everything you need to know about the 2022 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, which takes place over 58 laps of the 5.281-kilometre Yas Marina Circuit on Yas Island on Sunday, November 20.

Desert Safari

Desert Safari is one of the most adventurous, thrilling and fun things to do in Abu Dhabi. The most popular day trip or overnight trip from Abu Dhabi city is a desert safari to the south of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi. You can go for Sand Boarding, visit a camel farm, try quad biking, Dune Bashing, camel riding or dining at the desert under the twinkling stars and enjoy some entertaining shows right at the middle of the desert. Try the mesmerizing and enthralling Wadi bashing or Dune driving in a 4×4-wheel Drive for 20-30 minutes.

Clad in white marble

Clad in white marble, the beautiful and absolutely mammoth Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque is Abu Dhabi's landmark building and by far the most popular sightseeing attraction in the city. The mosque fuses Mameluke, Ottoman, and Fatimid design elements to create a harmonious and thoroughly modern mosque that celebrates Islamic architecture. Artisans used glasswork, mosaic tiling, and intricate carvings to spectacular effect on both the interior and exterior. It was opened in 2007 after nearly 20 years of construction. Able to hold 40,000 worshippers, it is the biggest mosque in the UAE

Ferrari World

Ferrari World is home to Formula Rossa, the fastest roller coaster ride in the world. The gut-churning 2.2-kilometer ride accelerates from 0 to 240 km/h in under 5 seconds. You will need to strap on goggles to protect your eyes at these mind-blowing (pun intended) speeds. And if you want to experience extreme speeds without any risk, there is a racing simulator called Scuderia Challenge. Here you get expert suggestions on how to improve your driving skills. On top of everything, your dream of driving a real Ferrari will come true on your trip to Ferrari World.

The Middle East's most spectacular museum

The Middle East's most spectacular museum, Louvre Abu Dhabi traces the entire history of humanity's artistic achievements, from the Neolithic right up to the current day. The wealth and diversity of art on display, from ancient Egyptian statuary to famous paintings by Picasso, is mind-boggling, while the museum's contemporary architecture, with its galleries gathered under a vast silver dome, is a reason to visit in itself. As well as the permanent collection, which runs over 12 galleries, several major temporary exhibitions are staged each year.

Qasr Al Watan

Qasr Al Watan is more than a palace, it is a unique testament to the spirit of the United Arab Emirates' people and its leaders. The Palace invites the world to share our culture, knowledge and inspiring journey. Qasr Al Watan is more than just a palace, it is an enriching interactive journey in a contemporary setting that reveals and reflects on governance, knowledge and craftsmanship.


Getting around Abu Dhabi is easy and taxis are reasonably priced and plentiful. They can be flagged down at the roadside, booked by phone through the TransAD hotline 600 535 353 or via the Abu Dhabi Taxi app available for both iOS and Android platforms.

Ride apps serving Abu Dhabi also Careem or Uber, which are also available for both iOS and Android platforms.

Health and Safety

Abu Dhabi is a safe, awe-inspiring and culturally rich destination. For more information on the latest travel updates and Covid-19 requirements, please visit https://visitabudhabi.ae/en/plan-your-trip/covid-safe-travel