Things to do in Abu Dhabi
Our guide to the best activities and attractions in Abu Dhabi
Discover endless desert and Bedouin mystique before taking on super speedy roller coasters at the world’s first Ferrari World theme park on Abu Dhabi holidays. Endless desert sands, the scent of shisha, mesmerising dunes and decadent Bedouin sunset feasts, our tailor-made Desert Safari & Barbecue is a breathtaking contrast to Abu Dhabi’s skyscraper landscape, where you’ll get to experience Arabia of old. And after a bracing 4x4 safari through the desert, your heart rate will be more than ready for Yas Marina’s Ferrari World, home to Formula Rossa, the world’s fastest rollercoaster ride, and a jaw-dropping fleet of supercars.
Desert Safari & Barbecue
This half-day 4x4 safari takes you on a thrilling ride to the highest dunes for a breathtaking sunset photo stop. You’ll then visit a Bedouin campsite in the desert where you can admire henna designs while sipping a refreshing drink. Finally, there’s some enchanting belly dancing followed by a delicious barbecue buffet.
Half day (daily departures). Also available from other Emirates.
Includes: dinner and transfers
Not recommended for people with heart/neck/back problems.
Ferrari World, Abu Dhabi
Experience the high-performance world of Ferrari at the UAE's most exciting theme park. Located next to the unique Yas Marina F1 circuit, Ferrari World is stocked with exciting rollercoasters, exhibits and attractions all built around the famous 'Prancing Horse' brand of Ferrari. From die-hard Ferrari enthusiasts to coaster addicts, and young Scuderia of the future, there is something for everyone at this exciting park.
Full day (daily departures)
Includes: Bronze ticket general admission.
Excludes: All meals and beverages.