Frequently asked questions about iconic landmarks in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi boasts many historical landmarks, the most famous ones being Qasr Al Hosn and Al Jahili Fort; both of which were built in the 1890s, and the Jebel Hafit Tombs.

From cultural to family-friendly entertainment destinations, these are some of the most well-known attractions in Abu Dhabi are:

Abu Dhabi is popular for a multitude of reasons. From skyscrapers and luxury hotels to desert camping and hiking trails; from lush mangrove forests to ancient landmarks and from deep sea diving to exciting theme parks - every moment spent in the city becomes a fond memory.

From essentially being a barren desert, today Abu Dhabi has a wide range of uniquely-shaped and incredibly tall buildings like the:

  • ADNOC Headquarters
  • Burj Mohammed bin Rashid
  • The Landmark
  • Etihad Tower 2
  • Capital Gate
  • Aldar HQ