Forget the glitz and glamour of the city behind and take a one hour balloon expedition into the heart of the desert for a fabulous experience. There you can go for a magical ride over giant red sand dunes, emerald green oases, gazelles and wandering camels.
About Abu Dhabi Tours
Tour to the UAE capital will take you to picturesque realms of man-made wonders and nature’s splendours. It consists of everything from the evolving skyline to sandy shores and iconic buildings. Take a stroll along the corniche you will witness everyday Abu Dhabi life and some of the excellent scenes of Abu Dhabi. Other important places to see are the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi Corniche, the Saadiyat Island Cultural District Exhibition at Emirates Palace and Heritage Village.
Abu Dhabi visits should not confine to city tours. Try expedition into by visiting the 200 islands that lie scattered in the sea around the main island. Most of the islands are flat, sandy and uninhabited and but each has its own beauty which you will surely like. Futaisi Island is prominent among them with interesting flora and fauna. It has a long history and can be reached by a 10 – minute boat ride south of Abu Dhabi. Other interesting islands are Saadiyat and Yas islands which have some attractive features and attract lot of visitors.
The city of Abu Dhabi is expanding – thanks to the success of the oil sector. The visionary zeal of the ruling family is the prime reason behind realizing impeccable growth. So every time you visit Abu Dhabi you see a much advanced city.
Timing and Details of Balloon Expedition
Adventure on Balloon Kicks off around sunrise from a desert oasis north of Al Ain, transportation from Abu Dhabi is provided free of charge. The price tags of the tour are AED 995 (US$ 271) for adults and AED 850 (US$ 231) for children (5 – 12 years). The trip is definitely going to give you lifetime memories and sure to give you unlimited fun. So don’t miss this unique opportunity. Adventure freaks will surely enjoy this. The months for balloon expedition are from September to May.