Are your clients Formula 1 (Grand Prix) aficionados? Are they adventure-oriented? Would they prefer to enjoy vast deserts and gorgeous beaches all at once? Then, Abu Dhabi is the sure-shot solution to all their travel qualms.
Some interesting facts about this region- It is the capital of the United Arab Emirates. More than 80% of land in the UAE belongs to Abu Dhabi and about 5% of its land belongs to Dubai!
Do you want to know more? Yes? Let us plunge into this great Emirate and understand why this should be the next destination for your clients.
The most popular part of Yas Island is the Yas Marina Circuit which has been hosting the Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix since 2009. It houses 3 amazing theme parks – the Ferrari World (which also has the Ferrari Museum), Yas Water World (Under Water VR Experience & Pearl Diving Experience) & the Warner Bros World. The Island also has many gorgeous beaches, one of the largest malls – The Yas Mall, many wonderful hotels, and a golf course.
Although this is inside The Yas Island, Ferrari World truly needs a special mention. Apart from having the world’s fastest roller coaster, this great venue also gives an opportunity to the visitors to drive a Ferrari or for that matter even a go-karting experience. Also for adventure seekers, Zip Line and Roof Walk are worth a try! Last but not the least, the spot has excellent shopping options alongside the best lip-smacking refreshments.
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
This is the largest mosque in the UAE & also the 3rd largest one in the world. The main prayer hall can host about 7000 people at a time with its specialty being in its being adorned with one of the largest chandeliers on the planet and the world’s largest hand-knotted carpet. Anyone who admires architecture and desiring a view of some magnificent landmarks in the Middle East should not miss this amazing monument which took almost 12 years to build in an area of about 30 acres. This is also worth recommending to young guests as this remarkable structure also falls under the category of ‘The Most Instagrammable Places.’
Yes, you read it right. Your clients can also enjoy a Desert Safari while at Abu Dhabi. They can take part in activities like dune bashing, sand skiing, etc. Also, there are other activities that can be suggested to your clients like camelback rides & quad biking, alongside a visit to the camel farm or a trip to the UAE’s desert filled with a sumptuous & traditional barbeque dinner under the starlit night skies.
Apart from these spots, you can also suggest your clients to visit the Qasr Al Watan. It is a minor part of the gigantic and magnificent Presidential Palace Complex that constitutes the Government Building of the United Arab Emirates. This royal palace is functional with only a portion allowed for visitors. Taking about 2 hours, the tour gives travelers a view of the marvelous architecture and domes adorned with crystals, granite, and silver. This is one of the few places on earth which falls under the category of “see it to believe it”.