Top 5 places to visit in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi, captivating culture, breath-taking luxury, exhilarating adventure and the warmth of Arabian hospitality awaits you in the vibrant capital of the United Arab Emirates. Home to  the Grand Prix, the World Cup of Sailing, a PGA golf championship and much more, this action-packed city has an abundance of activities.

Here we give you the Top 5 Places to visit in Abu Dhabi…


#1 Pachaylen

An elegant and intimate setting to savour the authentic tastes of Thailand. From the open kitchen, you can enjoy flavourful curries and spicy salads amid a regal environment evocative of the grace of the Eastern Kingdom.


#2 Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque

Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque is one the world’s largest mosques, with a capacity for an astonishing 40,000 worshippers. It features 82 domes, over 1,000 columns, 24-carat gold gilded chandeliers and the world’s largest hand-knotted carpet.


#3 Ferrari World

Whether you crave the intense G-force of the world’s fastest roller coasters, want to go-kart race with your family or challenge the best lap times in a state-of-the-art simulator – Ferrari World has endless fun for everyone. Open 11 am- 8 pm, it’s accessible by car from Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Sharjah, or via a free shuttle service. With 5 restaurants, endless shopping facilities and even a cinema!, Ferrari World has something for everyone.


#4 Sir Bani Yas Island Safari

A Safari in Abu Dhabi? The answer to this question is yes! Taking a safari and admiring the incredible wildlife, both indigenous and endangered that inhabit and roam free on Sir Bani Yas Island, will have you in awe. See the fierce cheetah, the grand Giraffes and get close to the endangered Arabian Oryx herd, a must visit!


#5 Emirates Palace

Why not take a visit to the iconic Abu Dhabi landmark the Emirates Palace? This luxurious hotel blends Arabian splendour with the latest technology to create a magical and memorable experience.The main Palace building, stretches over a kilometre from wing to wing, with the hotel featuring 114 domes. Gold, mother of pearl and crystals dominate the interior making the Emirates Palace an opulent sight not to be missed.


If you would like more information on an Arabian adventure of your own visiting some of the above landmarks please feel free to contact Destina :


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