Why Abu Dhabi is among world’s best places to visit?
When we think of middle east, the first name that comes to our mind is Dubai. But for those looking for a more authentic, and a unique experience, head over to Abu Dhabi. With some of the best budget hotels in Abu Dhabi and some of the most beautiful tourist attractions, Abu Dhabi will transport you into a different place, giving you a complete taste of UAE’s history, culture and art.
Here are a few reasons why Abu Dhabi is considered the best place to visit in the world.
Yas Marina Circuit
One of the things that Abu Dhabi is prominently known for is hosting Formula 1 races. So, for people who are thrilled by speed must visit the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi. With trained coaches to help you, you can drive the cars at heart racing speed or enjoy the experience while sitting in the passenger seat. This state-of-the-art racing circuit has been a witness to some of the most memorable races in the history of Formula 1, and is only a 24-minute ride from the Al Diar Capital Hotel, one of the best budget hotels in Abu Dhabi.
Louvre Abu Dhabi
With an 11-minute drive from Al Diar Dana Hotel, Louvre Abu Dhabi is a new addition to the long list of places not to be missed in Abu Dhabi. It should be on top of the list for art connoisseurs. It is the first Louvre museums to be built outside Paris with its silver dome designed by Pritzker Prize winning French architect, Jean Nouvel. It is inspired by the shadows of overlapping palm trees, and casts a ‘rain of light’ on the ground. The layout of the museum resembles an Arab Medina.
Sheikh Zayed Mosque
The largest Mosque in the UAE, Sheikh Zayed Mosque is a true reflection of the splendor of Arabic Architecture. It has 82 domes, over 1000 columns, and breathtaking reflective pools. It also houses the world’s largest hand knitted carpet as well as one of the world’ largest chandeliers. This beautiful mosque is a 20-minute drive away from Al Diar Mina Hotel, which is the perfect option for families to stay. For those visiting for business purposes, Al Diar Mina is one of the best hotels with conference halls in Abu Dhabi.
Al Diar Sawa Hotel Apartments is the latest destination in Abu Dhabi for those who want exclusive and stylish lifestyle combining comfort, luxury and dedicated service. This graceful and luxurious hotel is located just a 30-minute drive away from the exquisite Yas Waterworld. This amusement park is the ideal place to cool off during your summer vacations.
Al Ain is one of the oldest permanently inhabited settlements in the world. It is a UNESCO World Heritage city, which includes seven oases. The city is marked by picturesque forts. Al Jahili Fort is one of UAE’s most historic landmarks. The redeveloped Al Qattara Fort is another must-see. Now home to an art center and gallery, it offers hundreds of modern exhibits as well as workshops ranging from pottery to painting, music and calligraphy.