The Most Fascinating Landmarks in Abu Dhabi Revealed: Places to go, things to do!

Sunday, August 27, 2017

A fast growing city, turning into an international tourist spot and business hub, Abu Dhabi continues to develop as a world-class sustainable destination. Holding the title as the United Arab Emirates capital, Abu Dhabi is an industrious city with an impressive waterside location.

 

Whether you are a local or a visitor in the city, you can embark on an array of immaculate beaches, exceptional infrastructure, and countless activities.

 

Truly a destination for the whole family, this city lets you discover its rich culture with the awe-inspiring Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque and old souks it has. On the other hand, if you’re also looking for adrenaline-pumping adventure, you can take a ride on the world’s fastest roller coaster in Ferrari World.

 

Here are 5 of the most amazing places to visit in Abu Dhabi:

  1. The Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque - Embodiment of contemporary Islamic architecture
  2. The Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque - Embodiment of contemporary Islamic architecture
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    Indeed an incredible sight, the Grand Mosque was a dream built by the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan.

     

    The mosque is one of the first things you’ll see approaching towards the city. It has four minarets and eighty-two domes that could hold up to 40,000 worshippers. The mosque is also recorded for having the largest chandelier and carpet. With plenty of architectural wonders and amusements, one will be in awe of everything that surrounds this incredible masterpiece.

     

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  3. Ferrari World - Home of the fast and furious fun!
  4. Ferrari World - Home of the fast and furious fun!
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    Nothing beats the experience of riding Ferrari roller coasters mixed with the excitement of an amusement park and a mall along with fine dining!

     

    The UAE is not only famous for sprawling Ferrari cars in the streets on a regular basis, but it is also well-known for its motor cars at the Ferrari World, Abu Dhabi. In fact, it’s on every adrenaline junkie’s wish list to experience the speed at 240km/h in 4.9 seconds!

     

    Aside from these rides, this massive indoor park also showcases a bunch of jaw-dropping stylish cars that satisfy every F1 racer-wannabes' eyes.

     

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  5. Liwa Oasis - Tale of life in the emirate
  6. Liwa Oasis - Tale of life in the emirate
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    Perhaps the best way to experience the Middle Eastern desert safari is through dune bashing in the pure sand of Liwa Oasis.

     

    Liwa Oasis is a hundred kilometer away from Abu Dhabi’s south city, approaching the Saudi border. Not very popular in the ears of everyone, this place doesn’t much have to offer in terms of cityscapes and modern mall. What Liwa possesses is extreme natural beauty, pristine desert surroundings, and an authentic retreat away from the city’s daily hustle.

     

    If you fancy gaining some perspective on the UAE’s growth and progress, it is only appropriate to look further from snippets of the past as to how things were. A quick trip to Liwa will give you a new sense of appreciation for the milestones this city has achieved.

     

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  7. Emirates Palace - Abu Dhabi’s crowning glory
  8. Emirates Palace - Abu Dhabi’s crowning glory
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    Dubbed as one of the world’s most prestigious hotels, the Emirates Palace is a hotspot for celebrities around the globe. With its undeniably stunning views and elaborate luxury, this majestic place welcomes a handful of visitors on a daily basis.

     

    The Emirates Palace was built in the style of a majestic castle rising from the sand. Its traditional and modern materials combined let you experience the riches of the Arabian Gulf.

     

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  9. Yas Island - An emerging entertainment destination
  10. Yas Island - An emerging entertainment destination
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    Yas Island has no shortage of activities and entertainment for all ages. In fact, the island is a breathtaking destination that is sure to exceed your expectations. From stretches of stunning beaches to a peaceful sanctuary best for unwinding, Yas Island has it all and more.

     

    Built in 2006, this man-made island now hosts spacious living complexes, hotels, villas, sports and port facilities, and theme parks.

     

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dan hUnited Kingdomdan h said:

such an interesting place full of contradictions! would love to go there on holiday!

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