Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque located in Abu Dhabi reflects the spirit of Islam and architectural treasure. It is considered to be the key for worship for Friday gatherings and Eid prayers in the country. It is the largest mosque in the United Arab Emirates and the eighth largest mosque in the world. The mosque site is equivalent to the size of five football fields approximately.
Emirates Palace is located on 1.3 km of private beach and surrounded by 85 hectares of gardens, with 114 domes that are 80 meters high. It is a 30 minute drive from Abu Dhabi airport and 1.5 hours drive from Dubai airport. This magnificent national landmark is one of the best hotels and conference venues ever built.
Yas Island is a man-made island located close to Sir Bani Yas Island in Abu Dhabi. It can be reached by car, seaplane or boat. The island holds the Yas Marina Circuit, which has hosted the Formula One Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix since 2009.
Jabel Hafeet is a mountain on the outskirts of Al Ain in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi. Jebel Hafeet was a well-known landmark throughout the area's history and is a contemporary tourist attraction. An extensive natural cave system winds through Jabal Hafeet. At the foothills lies the Green Mubazarrah, a well-developed tourist attraction.
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi is the world's first Ferrari theme park and largest attraction of its kind with the world's fastest roller coaster, travelling at speeds exceeding 200km/h and emulating the thrilling sensation of being in a Ferrari F1 car or adrenaline-pumping ride up over 62m, through the roof and back down again.
The second largest metropolis in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi the city is the federal capital and the government centre of the UAE. Located at the juncture of the major trade routes of Africa, Asia, and the Middle East, Abu Dhabi boasts of a history that dates back to the third millennium BC. There are umpteen archaeological evidences that clearly point to the existence of early civilizations like Umm-an-Nar Culture at the site where the present-day city is situated. The development started precisely during the time when Abu Dhabi began trading in the pear business. However, the exploration of oil in this part of the continent changed the story for this Emirate City. Soon, economy burgeoned and investors from all over the world started pouring in.
Today, Abu Dhabi is one of the richest cities in the world that attracts both business as well as leisure travelers with its glitz, vibrancy, and stunning locales. There are many luxury hotels in Abu Dhabi alongside some great budget hotels in Abu Dhabi which offer world-class accommodation and dining facilities.
Location: United Arab Emirates.
Languages Spoken: Arabic, Islamic, English.
Nearest Airports: Abu Dhabi International Airport.
Best Time to Visit: November to February.
Emergency Contact Number: Police: 999, 112 / Medical: 998, 999 / Fire: 997.