If you’re visiting the United Arab Emirates, you’ll be blown away by its capital city Abu Dhabi. With so much to see and do, read on to create the perfect bucket list for your Arabian adventure.
Sheikh Zayed Mosque
This is both a mosque and a mausoleum of the late Sheikh Zayed, who is affectionately referred to as the Father of the Nation. This gargantuan structure houses the world’s largest chandelier weighing a whopping 12 tonnes, and taking a guided tour and is a great way to spend your morning.
The second stop to your holiday ought to be the Louvre. The museum is the brainchild of a Franco-Emirati collaboration and it showcases some of the world’s finest art. Having opened its doors in 2017, the museum has 12 permanent galleries along with seasonal exhibitions and a children’s museum as well.
Spend your late afternoons, strolling along the waterfront promenade and taking in the sights and sounds of this bustling city. If you fancy it, you can rent a cycle from the multiple bike rental kiosk. With plenty of cafes and restaurants along the walk, it’s a pleasant spot to watch the sunset and grab a snack or an early dinner.
Picking a hotel here is no easy feat since you’re spoilt for choice! Resorts in Abu Dhabi are known for their incredible hospitality and dazzling opulence! With so many options to choose from such as Desert Islands Resort & Spa by Anantara, you can even steal away to a private island if your heart so desires!