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Set off on an exploration of Abu Dhabi's diverse landscapes and urban gems on foot. Experience the thrill of hiking in Abu Dhabi's majestic terrains, from the soaring heights of Jebel Hafit to the serene urban Abu Dhabi mangrove walk.

With every step, discover hidden corners and vibrant spots as you immerse yourself in the city’s essence.

Hike to Abu Dhabi's highest peak at Jebel Hafit

Put on your hiking boots and embark on a remarkable journey to ascend Jebel Hafit. Spectacularly situated in the heart of Al Ain, Abu Dhabi's oasis city, this majestic peak is the tallest in Abu Dhabi and the second highest in the UAE. Conquer its trails in approximately 3-4 hours, covering 8.4 kilometres and unveiling panoramic views of Al Ain below.

But the adventure doesn't stop there! Jebel Hafit Desert Park offers a complete escape, inviting hikers to unwind, camp, or indulge in the luxury of glamping amidst nature's splendour.

Iconic walking routes


Frequently asked questions about places to walk.

Yes. Walking is a great way to get around and enjoy some of the city's best views and scenery. 

Always remember to wear sunscreen and stay hydrated.

Absolutely! Enjoy views of some of the city's most iconic buildings from Saadiyat Island, azure beaches and more.