Abu Dhabi is more than endless sand dunes and desert spaces. With so much culture and history in this emirate, there is plenty to see and do while on holiday in Abu Dhabi. Read on to get some helpful tips for planning a great vacation in Abu Dhabi!

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We try to choose one of the most beautiful ones Abu Dhabi resorts? Having a rough idea of ​​your budget and itinerary will help you get information about the location and the resort. For example, Desert Islands Resort & Spa by Anantara Sir Bani is a good choice for those who want a central and comfortable stay on Yas Island.

Explore the Dunes

Although Abu Dhabi has a lot to offer besides dessert, a visit to the Rub Al Khali or Empty Quarter is a must! It is the largest sand desert in the world, starting from Abu Dhabi and extending beyond its borders. So come and witness the hills beyond the horizon!

Visit the UNESCO website

At the heart of this desert land is the Al Ain Oasis. This verdant pocket of lush palms spreads over nearly 3,000 acres in Al Ain. It’s a great place to rent a bike and explore the paths and trails among this lush foliage.

Cultural Experience

Louvre Abu Dhabi opened in 2017 and the cultural scene in Abu Dhabi has never been the same! A visit to the Louvre, which showcases priceless and timeless art collections from both the Western world and the Middle East, is a must!