Exploring Abu Dhabi as a city is famous for its Corniche, ‘Oasis City’ of Al Ain and the massive dunes of the western region’s Empty Quarter desert in Al Gharbia. All this can be discovered and explored with the guidance and help of the local tour operators.
Abu Dhabi Tour Operators
Most of the tour operators offer city tours and desert safaris, while certain operators focus in more variety activities such as tours of the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, rounds of golf, fishing or diving expeditions, kayaking trips through mangrove forests, helicopter tours and desert driving trips or visits to the Abhu Dhabi Falcon Hospital and Saluki (desert hunting dogs) Centre and there is more in the list for you to indulge.
Exploring Abu Dhabi Desert Safari
Beginning with an adventurous ride up and down in some of the desert’s biggest dunes, before the sun sets you can go for sand skiing which is exciting. On finishing the strenuous activities, a small drive will take to a permanent desert camp, here you will be treated with a sumptuous barbecue, followed by shisha, and you can see falconry displays and henna paintings. After this you can make a choice to stay overnight or merge it with an expedition into the mountains. According to your interest the cost varies.
Exploring Abu Dhabi City Tour
Abu Dhabi Tour is perfect with the following activities like a stroll along the corniche, understanding the everyday Abu Dhabi life and visiting some picturesque locations, half day tour that includes visit to the Zayed Grand Mosque, the Abu Dhabi Corniche, the Saadiyat Island Cultural District Exhibition and Heritage Village and the Emirates Palace.
Al Ain an important oasis on the caravan course from the UAE to Oman. Its history says it is emirate’s heritage heartland and one of the world’s oldest permanently inhabited settlement. The place consists f 175 year-old , the Al Ain National Museum, prehistoric tombs at Hili Fort which is over 4,000 years old, Al Ain Oases, Al Ain Wildlife Park & Resort, the camel market etc. If you are looking for family fun you can try the newly renovated Hili Fun-City, the Gulf’s oldest theme park etc awaits you.
Al Gharbia Tour
At Al Ghariba you can come across Liwa- a historic oasis town at the entry to the Rub Al Khali. The regions history will unveil before you during the tour which consistof of ancient forts, which dot the landscape. The real time to visist Al Ghariba is during the many festivals throughout the year like the January’s Tel Moreeb Festival, Al Dhfrah Camel Festival, April’s Al Gharbia Watersports etc.