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Ranked #1 of 42 attractions in Abu Dhabi
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Category: Religious Sites; Cultural
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Ranked #2 of 42 attractions in Abu Dhabi
Category: Zoos/Aquariums
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Ranked #3 of 42 attractions in Abu Dhabi
Category: Race Car Tracks; Theaters & Stadiums
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Ranked #4 of 42 attractions in Abu Dhabi
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Category: Architectural Buildings; Cultural

This huge conference centre and hotel is set in landscaped gardens with lawns, palm trees and fountains.  Non-residents can access the public areas of the hotel without charge... more »

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Ranked #5 of 42 attractions in Abu Dhabi
Owner description: Located on Level 74, Tower 2, the Observation Deck at 300 offers the highest vantage of Abu Dhabi's cityscape and guests can... more » Owner description: Located on Level 74, Tower 2, the Observation Deck at 300 offers the highest vantage of Abu Dhabi's cityscape and guests can enjoy delicious refreshments and the city's highest high tea against a spectacular backdrop. « less
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Ranked #6 of 42 attractions in Abu Dhabi
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Ranked #7 of 42 attractions in Abu Dhabi
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Category: Water Parks; Amusement Parks
Owner description: Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi is the UAE’s first mega waterpark, set across 15 hectares of the exciting entertainment complex that... more » Owner description: Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi is the UAE’s first mega waterpark, set across 15 hectares of the exciting entertainment complex that is Yas Island. The park offers 43 rides, slides and attractions that will thrill the whole family. Visitors will experience fun and adventure on rides and attractions never seen before in waterparks, such as the world’s longest, fastest tornado waterslide, the region’s first looping waterslide and the world’s first interactive water and laser rollercoaster. Its award-winning theme – based on an original story developed exclusively for the waterpark – pays tribute to the Emirati culture with the UAE’s pearl-diving heritage at the core, and will provide an unforgettable experience for young and old. Some of our amenities include: -Locker and towel rental-Stored value, which allows you to store money on your wristband-Cabana rental -Free WIFI -Changing rooms « less
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Ranked #8 of 42 attractions in Abu Dhabi
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Ranked #9 of 42 attractions in Abu Dhabi
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural
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Ranked #10 of 42 attractions in Abu Dhabi
Category: Zoos/Aquariums
Owner description: The Sea Lion Interaction UAE program is the ideal way to get to know our furry friends up close and personal! This hands-on... more » Owner description: The Sea Lion Interaction UAE program is the ideal way to get to know our furry friends up close and personal! This hands-on program has been designed to be both educational and fun. Accompanied by one of our professional marine mammal trainers you will get nose-to-nose with the sea lions and learn more about their unique physiology, feeding habits and behaviorism in our encounter area. « less
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Ranked #11 of 42 attractions in Abu Dhabi
Category: Convention Centers; Cultural
Owner description: Manarat Al Saadiyat is the first art and culture centre of the Saadiyat Cultural District, the future home of Louvre Abu... more » Owner description: Manarat Al Saadiyat is the first art and culture centre of the Saadiyat Cultural District, the future home of Louvre Abu Dhabi, Zayed National Museum and Guggenheim Abu Dhabi. Meaning "Place of Enlightenment" in Arabic, Manarat Al Saadiyat offers a wide variety of exhibitions, performances, productions, conferences, talks and workshops throughout the day and all year-round. From the Manarat Al Saadiyat plaza visitors can admire the Norman Foster-designed UAE Pavilion, home to Abu Dhabi Art, which takes place every November. At Manarat Al Saadiyat visitors can also enjoy a gift shop, library and FANR restaurant. « less
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Ranked #12 of 42 attractions in Abu Dhabi
Ranked #13 of 42 attractions in Abu Dhabi
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Ranked #14 of 42 attractions in Abu Dhabi
Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks; Amusement Parks
Owner description: Ferrari World Abu Dhabi is the largest indoor and the only Ferrari branded theme park in the world, with 20 Ferrari inspired... more » Owner description: Ferrari World Abu Dhabi is the largest indoor and the only Ferrari branded theme park in the world, with 20 Ferrari inspired rides and attractions and a priceless collection of more than 30 vintage and contemporary Ferraris. Featuring high adrenaline rides, fun learning attractions suitable for guests of all ages and a unique taste of Italy through its authentic dining experiences, Ferrari World Abu Dhabi is the premier family entertainment centre in the region. Every ride incorporates Ferrari design and technology, offering an engaging and interactive multisensory experience that truly brings the Ferrari story to life. Ferrari World Abu Dhabi is one of the signature features of Yas Island, a 2,500 hectare island dedicated to leisure, entertainment and lifestyle. « less
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Ranked #15 of 42 attractions in Abu Dhabi
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Ranked #16 of 42 attractions in Abu Dhabi
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums

Emirates National Auto Museum is an exhibition of private cars collected by Hamad bin Hamad Al Nahyan, one of the sheikhs of the UAE who is known as the 'Rainbow Sheikh'. The cars... more »

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Ranked #17 of 42 attractions in Abu Dhabi
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Ranked #18 of 42 attractions in Abu Dhabi
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Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks; Amusement Parks
Ranked #19 of 42 attractions in Abu Dhabi
Category: Neighborhoods; Cultural
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Ranked #20 of 42 attractions in Abu Dhabi
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural
A living exhibition of the lifestyle and traditions of Bedouin and other cultures.
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Ranked #22 of 42 attractions in Abu Dhabi
Category: Art Galleries; Cultural
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Ranked #23 of 42 attractions in Abu Dhabi
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Ranked #24 of 42 attractions in Abu Dhabi
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Cultural
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Ranked #25 of 42 attractions in Abu Dhabi
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Ranked #26 of 42 attractions in Abu Dhabi
Owner description: Etihad Modern Art Gallery in Abu Dhabi, UAE, encourages the creation of art with local references, showcasing work from well... more » Owner description: Etihad Modern Art Gallery in Abu Dhabi, UAE, encourages the creation of art with local references, showcasing work from well established as well as new Emirati and international artists. It is a dynamic multi-function art space that aims to play a positive role to the brightly emerging art scene in Abu Dhabi, and introducing new art concepts along with challenging activities. « less
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Ranked #27 of 42 attractions in Abu Dhabi
Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks; Amusement Parks
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Ranked #28 of 42 attractions in Abu Dhabi
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Ranked #29 of 42 attractions in Abu Dhabi
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Shops; Cultural
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Ranked #30 of 42 attractions in Abu Dhabi
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