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Family experiences & attractions

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Family friendly attractions
in Abu Dhabi

Top family experiences and attractions in Abu Dhabi

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Ferrari World™
Abu Dhabi

Enjoy Ferrari-inspired shows, delicious Italian dining and a dedicated family zone.

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Yas Mall

Enjoy the ultimate shopping experience complete with more than 370 international retailers  and your favourite restaurants.

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Yas Waterworld

Make a splash at Abu Dhabi’s iconic water park. Whether you love racing down speedy slides or floating along lazy rivers, there’s something for every family member. 

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Yas Marina Circuit

Experience the rush of Formula 1™ racing as you zoom around Yas Kartzone – everyone aged five and over can get involved. This is the home of the Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

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Masdar City

Discover one of the world’s most sustainable cities. Spend time with your family in the open green spaces or dine at the environmentally friendly restaurants.

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City Tours

Hop on board for a guided bus tour of Abu Dhabi’s top attractions. Learn about the city’s history and hop off at your favourite spots.

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Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi

Meet your favourite superheroes and cartoon characters, from Batman to Bugs Bunny at this thrilling themepark.

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Saadiyat Beach Club

Treat your family to a relaxing beach day. Lounge in your private cabana overlooking the luscious infinity pool.

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CLYMB™ Abu Dhabi

Prepare for a family adventure at Yas Mall’s CLYMB™ Abu Dhabi. Brave the world’s largest climbing wall or take flight in the indoor skydiving chamber.

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Wadi Adventure

If you love getting active in the great outdoors, you’ll love Wadi Adventure. White-water rafting, kayaking and ziplining are just some of the activities available.

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Al Ain Oasis

Immerse yourself in the beauty of Al Ain’s largest natural oasis, which is filled with more than 147,000 palms and fruit trees. Little ones can learn at the interactive Eco-Centre.

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Heritage Village

Step back in time and discover Abu Dhabi’s rich history. Explore the restored village, then experience traditional Arabian life as a family in the interactive workshops.

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Umm Al Emarat Park

From the children’s garden to the animal farm, there’s something for all ages. 

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Yas Links Abu Dhabi Golf Club

Play golf at one of the UAE’s finest courses. Challenge your family to the nine-hole course.

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Mangrove National Park

Located just outside the city, this natural gem is great for adults and children. Walk or kayak to see native wildlife.

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From sunbathing to sandcastles, Abu Dhabi’s beaches have something for everyone. With their pristine sands and azure waters, family beach days never looked so good.

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Corniche Beach

Whether your ideal beach day involves outdoor activities or relaxing in the Abu Dhabi sun, Corniche Beach offers the best of both.

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in Abu Dhabi

Discover the delights of the UAE capital on a sightseeing Abu Dhabi tour.

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Horse Riding

Cherish this unique experience as you traverse Abu Dhabi on horseback. Whether you’re a young learner or an experienced rider, you can create incredible memories.

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Saadiyat Public Beach

Follow the wooden boardwalk to Saadiyat Public Beach for pristine white sands and eco-friendly water sports. 

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Cruises and Boat Tours

Admire the Abu Dhabi skyline from the water. Keep an eye out for playful dolphins swimming alongside you.

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Desert Safari

Take to the sands on a desert safari with the whole family. Adventure through the dunes in a 4x4 and enjoy a Bedouin-style feast beneath the stars at twilight. 

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Zayed Sports City

Sport-loving families can watch a football match at the impressive stadium or bowl with professionals at Abu Dhabi’s home of sport.

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Yas Beach

Take a break on the white sands and enjoy a dip in the infinity pool. Private chalets are ideal for families, with everything you need for a relaxing beach day.

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