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Rediscover Ramadan in Abu Dhabi

Have a magical Ramadan in Abu Dhabi with a number of unmissable events, exclusive offers and an unmatched festive atmosphere. Whether you’re in the city for a day, a week or a whole month, there is a special Ramadan experience waiting to make your stay in Abu Dhabi a memorable one.

Explore the events calendar for delightful iftar and suhoor experiences around the city and reserve your spot now. 

The spirit of giving can be felt all around Abu Dhabi with many hotels, restaurants and experiences offering deals on staycations, discounted ticket prices and many more offers that are simply too good to miss.

Eid in Abu Dhabi

As Ramadan draws to a close and with joy in the air and happiness all around, it's nearly time to celebrate Eid in Abu Dhabi.

Savour delicious food, enjoy spending time with the family and delight in all the Eid festivities.

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Eid in Abu Dhabi

Iftar and suhoor feasts you don’t want to miss

Every evening, the sound of the Ramadan cannon marks the end of the day’s fast at sunset. This is when people come together to indulge in feasts at home, restaurants and iftar tents across Abu Dhabi. 

Late-night shopping, dining and cultural activities add to the festivities until it’s time for suhoor, a traditional meal eaten at dawn before another day of fast begins. Suhoor, like iftar, is another occasion for friends and families to break bread and celebrate.

Explore the many iftar and suhoor packages, events and experiences across Abu Dhabi and join in the traditional Ramadan festivities while you’re here.

The WB Abu Dhabi

Ramadan at Sidekicks

Break your fast with Tom & Jerry, Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck and Robin and other classic Warner Brothers characters at Sidekicks restaurant. The buffet spread features Levantine and modern cuisine and there’s plenty of sweet treats to end your feast.

Al Ain Zoo

Iftar with the Lions

Join loved ones for a gourmet Iftar underneath the Arabian skies, surrounded by the tranquil wilderness of Al Ain Safari. You will be taken on a sunset tour of Al Ain Safari before dusk appears culminating in an extraordinary gastronomic experience on the edge of lion territory.

Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi

Suhoor on the beach

Indulge in an intimate gathering under the Saadiyat sky with a Bedouin-style Suhoor experience set on the beach at the Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel and Villas. There’s gourmet Arabic or French style Suhoor Tea with shisha and live Arabic music.

Jebel Hafit Desert Park

Ramadan under the stars

Celebrate the spirit of the blessed month under the stars at Hafit Foothills Lounge by Pura with a curated iftar and suhoor experience. Enjoy dining under the stars with stunning views of Jebel Hafit.

Emirates Park Zoo

Iftar with Giraffes and Elephants

Share an Iftar with elephants and giraffes at Emirates Park Zoo. You’ll learn about conservation, interact with the majestic animals, get photos, be entertained by African drummers and get a tour around the wildlife Park. You’ll also get to meet other animals including a hippopotamus, camels, llamas and more.

Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal

Suhoor at the Grand Lawn

Enjoy an amazing Suhoor at the Grand Lawn! This picturesque suhoor at The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal with views of the glowing Grand Mosque. A decadent à la carte menu of traditional Arabic dishes along with regional delicacies is served and there’s live entertainment by a Kanoon player.

Royal Yacht Restaurant

Ramadan Iftar Cruise

Cruise along the Corniche while enjoying an amazing Iftar! Enjoy a 60 minutes iftar cruise with an open international buffet including refreshing Ramadan juices and delicious sweets. The cruise provides visitors with an hour sightseeing starting from Marina Mall towards the Corniche and Mina Port.

Cultural Pass

A cultural journey through Abu Dhabi

Get your Cultural Sites Pass from the Department of Culture and Tourism Abu Dhabi, which allows you to visit over 13 cultural sites across Abu Dhabi and Al Ain. The Pass also gives you access to over 50 cultural activities, other places of interest and exciting offers.

Cultural Pass
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Frequently Asked Questions about Ramadan

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What is Ramadan?

It’s a month of fasting, prayer and reflection for Muslims. The day’s fast is broken at sunset with the iftar feast, the timings for which are published every day in local newspapers and on official government websites. Ramadan ends with Eid Al Fitr, a three-day celebration and usually, a public holiday. Friends and families wear their best clothes and celebrate together by exchanging gifts and sharing in Eid feasts.