Al Gurm Corniche
Eastern Mangroves, Abu Dhabi
If you’re heading to the UAE on a family trip, Abu Dhabi is the perfect city for outdoor family fun. From beaches to watersports, parks to playgrounds, your options are endless. The newly renovated Al Gurm Corniche is definitely one to add to the list.
Overlooking the city’s popular Mangrove National Park – a haven for wildlife – the Al Gurm Corniche promenade is the ideal spot for a scenic walk or cycle, plus the 3.5km track which links Abu Dhabi island to the mainland is completely shaded for your comfort and is closed to cars for your peace of mind.
Al Gurm Corniche offers something for everyone. If you’re in the mood for a good workout, try one of the designated exercise areas. Or find a quiet picnic spot for the family in one of the many beautiful green leisure spaces complete with seating areas, swings and viewing platforms. You’ll find a number of cafes along the paths offering a variety of delicious food and refreshment. There’s also plenty of entertainment for the kids – from kayak tours around the mangroves to fun playgrounds and water-themed education stations where they can learn more about the local ecosystem. The nearby Dolphin Park is a must-visit too.
Open 24 hours a day with free access, Al Gurm Corniche in Abu Dhabi is one of the best outdoor attractions for kids and adults alike!