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AD / Al Ain Help

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AD / Al Ain Help

I am taking my wife and two young children to Al ain in october for a week in the sun, can anybody help me with the following questions:

1.) What is there to see and do in Al Ain ?

2.) I can only really afford the one round taxi trip to either Dubai or Abu Dhabi, so where do I go ?

I would love to see Abu Dhabi, but unsure what attractions it would hold for us, where as dubai from experience has great shopping, great food and fantastic parks to walk through.

Advice please.

Aberdeen, United...
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1. Re: AD / Al Ain Help

Hi Taffyboy

We just returned from 2 weeks in the UAE in the middle of August.

We were based in Dubai but relatives took us to Al Ain for the day. We went out into the desert there as the sand is red and dunes big.

We also went to visit a museum, and an oasis. We spent a few days in Abu Dhabi and it is beautiful totally different from Dubai very green but my gut feeling is if you have kids to go into Dubai for a trip. I know you said you could only afford one trip but taxis are dirt cheap and you could maybe find out about some local buses and see if any run to the cities. They are even cheaper.

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