Travel to Abu Dhabi
Travel to Abu Dhabi
Book our flights to Abu Dhabi with Air Seychelles and explore a sophisticated, forward-looking city with a rich and captivating past. The capital of the United Arab Emirates has plenty of attractions, so whether you’re a beach person, a culture vulture or just looking for an adrenaline rush, your holiday is sure to be a memorable one.
Top 5 attractions in Abu Dhabi
Tradition and modernity are harmoniously intertwined in Abu Dhabi, leaving the city with a proud sense of history and a clear purpose of where it is going. You’ll find traditional mosques and forts sharing the city space with contemporary skyscrapers and vast shopping malls. When you travel to Abu Dhabi with Air Seychelles, rest assured you’ll never have a boring day stuck in your hotel.
- Spend some time in quiet reflection at the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, a beautiful site of worship that features 82 white domes.
- Experience the city’s traditional Bedouin culture by going on a camel ride in the dunes, watching a belly-dancing show or even trying your hand at sand boarding.
- Brace yourself for the fastest rollercoaster on earth when you visit Ferrari World, the world’s largest indoor theme park, and the only one dedicated to this luxury sports car.
- Visit the impressive Al Jahili Fort, a stronghold erected in the 19th century to defend the city from bandits that now houses several exhibitions.
- Get your swimming shorts on and experience a range of thrilling rides and waterslides at Yas Waterworld.
Shopping in Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi is a dream world for shopaholics. Whether you want to splash out on haute couture or shop around for a bargain, there’s a mix of souks and high-street malls where you can find that “must have” purchase. Combine this with a generous baggage allowance when you fly to Abu Dhabi with Air Seychelles and you can literally shop till you drop.
Located in the heart of the city, Abu Dhabi mall brings over 200 high-street and designer stores together under one roof, offering a unique shopping experience. Marina Mall, which delivers a similarly excellent range of facilities, but has twice the number of stories. Yas Mall, a shopping and entertainment extravaganza spanning some 2.5 million square feet, is another great option to consider. Whatever you’re looking for, you’ll find it in Abu Dhabi.
For a more cultural experience, head to Central Market, a 21st century version of a traditional souk that merges modern architecture with the atmosphere of an old-world Arabian market. There are also some nice cafés mixed in with the souvenir and retail stores that are great for a shopping break.
Restaurants in Abu Dhabi
With hundreds of dining options, be prepared for a true culinary adventure when you fly to Abu Dhabi with Air Seychelles. The city caters to all palates and has a long list of great eateries that range from traditional street corner eateries to Michelin-starred restaurants.
For authentic and locally-inspired food, you cannot go wrong with Arabic staples such as falafel and “shawarma” pita bread stuffed with roast meat). Other traditional dishes include different types of stews, which are normally served with delicious flatbreads and other condiments.
Nightlife in Abu Dhabi
If you’re going on holiday to Abu Dhabi, rest assured that your evenings will be just as unforgettable as your days. Most of the nightlight in Abu Dhabi is concentrated around its restaurants, but there are many chic bars and nightclubs around the city too, offering everything from live jazz music to the latest chart toppers. You won’t run out of things to do in Abu Dhabi, that’s for sure!
Planning your Abu Dhabi trip
Air Seychelles has a range of great flight deals to Abu Dhabi, so you can enjoy its attractions all year round.
It is advisable to book your travel between November and April to avoid soaring temperatures of up to over 40 degrees Celsius. The cooler months also feature different art and culture festivals, as well as the Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, making them the best time to plan a trip with Air Seychelles.
Whether you’re looking for a short city break or a longer stay to unwind, make Air Seychelles your first choice. Book your flight to Abu Dhabi today.