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Things to do in Abu Dhabi

The city of Abu Dhabi is vibrant and lively; you'll never be without something to do. Beyond the city, majestic desert landscapes and lush green oases are open for exploring. Discover things to do in Abu Dhabi, and don't forget to click the heart icon to save your favourites to curate your perfect trip at your own pace.

From relaxing on the shores of Saadiyat Island to feeling adrenaline rush through your body at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, there's something for every holidaymaker. You can spend hours on Yas Island, home to the world's largest indoor theme park, Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi and the shopper's paradise, Yas Mall.

If you love nature, visit the beautiful Mangrove National Park, the wilderness of Sir Bani Yas Island and the dunes of the Empty Quarter. Be sure to refuel at one of Abu Dhabi's award-winning restaurants and get ready for some extraordinary events on the calendar. Watch world-class shows at the state-of-the-art Etihad Arena and be a part of the world's greatest racing event at the finale of the Formula 1™ season at Yas Marina Circuit.

Choose your own adventure
With so much to see and do, you need a plan. Explore a range of itineraries to suit every travel style. From reflective cultural spaces to action-packed desert adventures, family-friendly island fun to unbeatable luxury, start planning here.
Discover the desert
No trip to Abu Dhabi is complete without a venture into the Empty Quarter and the dunes of Al Khaznah. A hike at the foot of Abu Dhabi's tallest peak, Jebel Hafit, is also recommended, as is a visit to Al Ain's lush, ancient oases.
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There is a long list of fun things to do in Abu Dhabi! Here are some of Abu Dhabi’s top fun activities and attractions:

Abu Dhabi is full of world-class attractions ranging from theme parks to cultural icons, here are the top picks:

Abu Dhabi outdoor activities are plentiful. Whether you want to take to the seas or adventure in the desert, there is so much to see and do. Here out some top outdoor activity picks in Abu Dhabi:

A trip to Abu Dhabi doesn’t have to be expensive. There are many things to do for free in Abu Dhabi and you can find a whole list of free activities here.

The skyline and lifestyle of Abu Dhabi completely changes at night, here are the top things to do at night in Abu Dhabi:

You can go on an adventure in Abu Dhabi day or night, take a look at the top picks for adventure activities: