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Theme Parks in Abu Dhabi

Top Theme Parks in Abu Dhabi

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Ferrari World™
Abu Dhabi

Ride the world’s fastest rollercoaster, the Formula Rossa, with speeds of 150 mp/h (240km/h). There’s also an F1™ driving challenge, karting and a host of other motor-inspired attractions.

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Yas Waterworld

The world’s only suspended waterpark rollercoaster awaits you here. There’s also more than 40 rides and slides, including six-seater attractions for families and friends.

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Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi

Celebrate the world of Looney Tunes, DC Comics and more at this indoor theme park. Meet the characters, explore the lands and ride the rollercoasters.

Family attractions in Abu Dhabi

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Yas Marina Circuit

Home of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, Yas Marina Circuit is a great place to visit year-round. Book an incredible driving experience, jog or cycle around the track and take a behind the scenes tour.

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Wadi Adventure

Surfing, kayaking and wakeboarding await at this adventure park located at the base of the Jebel Hafeet mountain. It’s well worth the short trip from Abu Dhabi.

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Heritage Village

Get a glimpse of Abu Dhabi’s past with attractions that bring traditional living back to life. Take part in a public workshop to see pottery, blowing glass and fabric weaving first-hand.

Sport experiences in Abu Dhabi

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CLYMB™ Abu Dhabi

Try skydiving and rock climbing at this thrilling indoor attraction in Yas Mall. Scale the tallest indoor climbing wall and take the leap into the widest indoor skydiving chamber.

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Horse riding

Abu Dhabi’s equestrian clubs and stables keep up its proud equine traditions – offering you the chance for a once-in-a-lifetime riding experiences while in the UAE’s capital.

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Water sports

Abu Dhabi’s Arabian Gulf makes the city perfectly poised for water sports activities. Kayak through the mangroves, take to the waters in a jet ski or go swimming, sailing or surfing.

Nature experiences in Abu Dhabi

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Al Ain Oasis

Head to the educational visitor centre to explore the story of this tranquil natural wonder in Al Ain. Walk the tree-lined pathways to discover its splendour for yourself.

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National Park

Paddle through the waters in a kayak and look out for birds and marine life. Bring a camera, binoculars and a keen eye, as you’ll find this park is sprawling with natural wonder.

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Cruises and boat tours

See Abu Dhabi’s ever-expanding skyline reflected in the waters of the Arabian Gulf and gain expert insider knowledge from seasoned guides, with a cruise or boat tour.

Arts and culture in Abu Dhabi

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Louvre Abu Dhabi

Delightful exhibitions cover humanity’s whole creative story – with arts and artefacts from across the globe – at this museum. The building itself is an architectural masterpiece that’s worth seeing up close.

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Masdar City

The sorts of sustainable solutions and cutting-edge technologies of the future are being trialled at Masdar City. Take a look at this inspirational ‘green print’ for a fascinating glimpse of what’s to come.

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City tours

A city bus tour offers a convenient and fun way to see as many of Abu Dhabi’s sights as possible during your stay.

Landmarks in Abu Dhabi

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Capital Gate

The unusual incline of Capital Gate grants its nickname of the Leaning Tower of Abu Dhabi. You’ll find a spa and wellness centre, art exhibitions and panoramic views of the city inside.

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Corniche Road

This road hugs the beautiful beachfront, with a picturesque promenade that serves as a great place for a peaceful stroll at sunset or sightseeing cycle ride.

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Qasr Al Hosn

The oldest stone building in Abu Dhabi was originally built as a watchtower and used as a royal residence. Nowadays visitors can explore the history of the UAE’s capital here.

Dining and nightlife in Abu Dhabi

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Yas Mall

Abu Dhabi’s largest IMAX screens offer a great cinema experience for a night at the movies. Meanwhile the dining options ensure you’re well served, whether it’s snacks or a delicious meal.

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Yas Beach

Both bars and restaurants are on hand to quench your thirst and satisfy your hunger while you’re enjoying the soft sands and glistening waters of Yas Beach.

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Desert Safari

Take a trip out to the vast golden desert for an action-packed day of dune bashing, camel rides, dance shows and more – topped off in style with a traditional barbecue by twilight.

Things to do in Abu Dhabi

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