A top stopover destination for those flying to Australia and Asia, there’s plenty to see and do in Abu Dhabi in one day, but if you don’t have time for sightseeing or prefer to relax in-between flights, it’s also possible to layover in style at the Abu Dhabi airport Premium Lounge. Newly opened in 2014, Abu Dhabi airport now boasts not 1, but 3 Plaza Premium Lounges – the Al Reem Lounge (Ground Level) and Al Dhabi Lounge (Level 1) in Terminal 1 and the Al Ghazal Lounge in Terminal 2 – all of which are open to travelers around the clock.
From futuristic skyscrapers and luxury hotels to opulent mosques and historic forts, Abu Dhabi is a city of startling contrasts and the UAE capital never fails to impress. Whether you’re admiring Abu Dhabi from above, cruising along the coast or spotting the top attractions on a sightseeing bus tour, be sure to look out for these architectural highlights of Abu Dhabi.
If you’re looking to get a view of Dubai, the first stop on your itinerary will likely be the 124th floor observation deck of Burj Khalifa, officially the world’s tallest building, but for the ultimate panoramic, you don’t have to stay on solid ground.
With its gleaming skyscrapers, magnificent snow-white mosque and miles of startling blue coastline, the capital of the United Arab Emirates is impressive from all angles, but to see the city at its most enchanting, be sure to check out Abu Dhabi’s best views.
Car lovers or families traveling to Dubai with kids in tow should plan a side trip to Abu Dhabi to see one of the country’s most unique attractions. Here’s everything you need to know about visiting Ferrari World in Abu Dhabi.