City of Sand Abu Dhabi
Every day is a chore full day, and now and then we look for a vacation that can help us rejuvenate, planning a holiday can become a task when we want to grasp every single bit of our destination. This is where tours and packages come in handy. They cover most of your destination and helps in experiencing your vacation to the fullest.
From experiencing literature to spending time in the luxurious part of the city, Abu Dhabi is a perfect blend of liveliness and creativity. Let’s explore and know what lies inside the golden land.
If you have chosen a tour package for yourself, you can see that it covers almost every aspect of a platter. From religious part like visiting a mosque to observing historical buildings and forts and to end on a great note, there is shopping, thrilling adventures and entertainment as well.
To treat your religious side, visit beautiful Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque which took 20 years to build and have the capacity to handle a large scale of a worshiper at the same time. Feel the calmness and spend time observing the unique and creatively designed interiors and exteriors.
To explore the historical side, do visit the biggest museum Louvre Abu Dhabi which runs around 12 galleries. A perfect reflection of human creativity, catch a glimpse of the city’s heart inside this museum. Another oldest building transformed into a museum is Qasr Al-Hosn; it was earlier an old fort which got a touch of modernization. These museums display the city’s past, roots, culture and the contemporary transformation this city has been through.
Adventurous Activities Mangrove Kayaking Tours
After exploring the serenity of this place, explore the wild side as well. You can engage in thrilling activities like kayaking at Mangrove Kayaking tours. It’s time-consuming since it can take 3 hours but the view of mangrove trees side by side is worth all the effort and energy.
Next, you should visit the Ferrari World, a compilation of Ferrari cars from the latest to the oldest; you can test drive and experience luxury at the same time. The interior of this place is based on a theme Ferrari which makes this place even more exciting.
When you book boat tour you can feel the quest by exploring the city mystic view and catch a glimpse of skyscrapers. You can even try snorkelling and the sundown cruise as well.
Observation Deck at 300
Soothe your eyes by looking at Burj Khalifa and look out from the 74th floor of the observation deck of Jumeirah at Etihad Towers hotel. You can enjoy your time with excellent meals and drinks with the city view spread around you.
Another addition on your tour should be Warner Bros World this place spins around their movies, cartoons and comic books, everything here is dedicated to their characters even their rides which is suitable for all age groups. 4-D interactive content and amazing roller coaster rides make this a must-visit.
A beautiful little island with natural habitats to many exotic animals like gazelles, Arabian Oryx, giraffes, and leopards. Here you can indulge in many activities like horse riding, hiking, mountain biking, kayaking, and wildlife safari. Sunbathe on the warm sand and relax at the Yas beach.
You can go for luxurious shopping for many designer brands under one roof at Yas Mall. Visit Marina Circuit for taking part in a thrilling race on the track.
Another feature of this city, Desert Safari, with beautiful dunes, considered to be largest in the world along with playground where you can take a ride on dune buggies, indulge in sand boarding, take camel rides, or soak yourself to this vast star-filled sky at a desert camp and get to experience traditional desert life.
Where to Shop?
For conventional crafts work, you should check the Women’s handicraft Centre, handled by the Women’s Association of the city. It supports the work of local artisans and works towards promoting weaving, embroidery, and basketry, thus keeping these antique skills and their passion alive.
For buying gold head to the Gold Souk inside Madinat Zayed Shopping Centre, where you can explore various designs in gold. To buy some carpets, textiles, spices you should head to the World Trade Centre Souk. Here you can explore many options and take home a souvenir along with you.
Where to dwell
There are so many options in this vast city that you can choose to stay depending upon your interests. Emirate Palace, Jumeirah At Etihad Towers, Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Ritz Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal, Holiday Inn, are few of the many lavish hotels where you can dwell. Comes with a comfortable stay, these ultra-modern hotels are family-friendly with great services like private pool, beautiful garden decor, play areas, and restaurants which serve delicious local cuisine, gym, spa and many other.
Abu Dhabi is a place for all. Experience its beauty and soul; explore the world of serenity and warmth of sand at your feet. Book a package of Abu Dhabi city tour that helps you in exploring all the places that should be on your list.
Authors Bio: Abhilash Tyagi, an active blogger for 4 years. she loves to gain and share knowledge by means of writing and she loves to write on topics like travel, lifestyle, technology, fashion, Food, business. Follow her: @abetyagi