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EXPLORE WHAT TO DO IN ABU DHABI

A modern, cosmopolitan city in the heart of the Arabian Gulf, Abu Dhabi is the largest of the UAE's seven Emirates, and one of the fastest-growing tourism destinations. Visitors to Abu Dhabi enjoy spectacular beaches, magnificent desert dunes and year-round sunshine along with a vibrant lifestyle, world-class entertainment and landmark buildings.

We have highlighted a few attractions that are not to be missed, but for a broader overview of the many attactions in and around Abu Dhabi, consider browsing the Visit Abu Dhabi website.

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ABU DHABI HIGHLIGHTS

Abu Dhabi is a genuine leisure haven, with attractions for every taste - a destination that intrigues, captivates and invites you to discover more. A visit to the following attractions will help you appreciate Abu Dhabi's own distinctive brand of Arabian hospitality and culture.

SHEIKH ZAYED GRAND MOSQUE

Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque is a majestic presence on the Abu Dhabi landscape and a must-see destination, bringing together the finest of Islamic design. Featuring 82 domes and over 1,000 columns of white marble inlaid with mosaics, the Mosque welcomes millions of visitors every year.

LOUVRE ABU DHABI

First opened in 2017, the Louvre Abu Dhabi is the result of a partnership for cultural exchange between the UAE and France. The partnership combines the UAE’s bold vision of cultural progression and openness, with France’s expertise in the world of art and museums. Although the masterpieces inside the museum alone are well-worth the visit, the museum itself is also stunning. Designed by famous architect Jean Nouvel, the Louvre Abu Dhabi is now considered one of the modern urban wonders of the world.

QASR AL WATAN

More than a palace, the elegant domes and marble facade of Qasr Al Watan are a unique testament to the spirit of the UAE’s people and leaders. Visitors are welcome to share the UAE’s culture, knowledge and inspiring journey in this interactive experience and unique setting.

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