Districts of Abu Dhabi
Areas of Abu Dhabi attract many travelers with their interesting places to visit.
District names and descriptions
- Corniche (the area is suitable for relaxed recreation): guests can walk along the street (there are special paths for cycling), where they will meet restaurants and playgrounds; spend time on the beach (vacationers are under “oversight” rescuers; the most comfortable is the area near the Emirates Palace hotel - both a fenced paid beach and the beach are open here for everyone) and in the Formal Park (equipped with cricket fields, gazebos and a labyrinth).
- Yas Island: attractive for tourists with a sandy beach (admission is paid; women on Saturdays cost half the price), a theme park “Ferrari world” (will delight you with 20 attractions, in particular, “Formula Rossa”, developing speed of 240 km / h; and there is also a Ferrari car school, where you can feel like a racer, having completed a training session on a simulator), a race track “Yas Marina” (on the excursion, guests will be told about the peculiarities of the competition and how the track is maintained in working order; for an additional fee, you can ride a racing car), water park “Yas water world” (equipped with 43 rides, among which stands out “Dawwana” with tornado effect).
Abu Dhabi landmarks
On a tour of Abu Dhabi, it is advisable to go along with a tourist map - vacationers will be able to see the Zayed Mosque (it has 4 107-meter minarets; here you will be able to see the world's largest chandelier, 15 m high, and a carpet weighing 47 tons) and the palace Al-Husn (in the interior there are details that are more than 100 years old; on its territory there is a Cultural Foundation with a research center and a library; those who wish can visit the annual film festival and the March book fair), visit “Heritage Village” (here it is worth taking a photo of Arab houses of past centuries and the workshops of potters, blacksmiths, glassblowers; right there, guests will be shown the process of forging an oriental dagger and making a clay jug; and on Fridays, guests are entertained by local musicians) and go to the national park “Eastern mangroves lagoon” (through the mangroves, vacationers will be offered to kayak, watching pink flamingos and black herons).
Where to stay for tourists
Those wishing to live in the heart of Abu Dhabi can stay in a respectable hotel “Le Meridien Abu Dhabi” (1 line) with an exotic garden, private beach and spa center.
Travelers should be advised to take a closer look at “Abu Dhabi Plaza” - in this case, they will be able to optimize their living expenses, while being located in the center of Abu Dhabi, not far from the beach.
Tourists who want to stay on Yas Island can take a closer look at the most popular “Yas viceroy” (thousands of LEDs are placed on its roof) or the most affordable price “Centro”.