As the nation’s capital, Abu Dhabi is the largest of the seven emirates, making up 87% of the total land area of the UAE.
Cultural heritage figures prominently in Abu Dhabi’s tourism drive. Combining its deep local history with international influences, it has created an intriguing mix of the old and the new. Through its architectural wonders like the world-famous Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, historic sites like Al Ain and world-renowned establishments like the Louvre Abu Dhabi, the capital tells the story of people—not just of the UAE, but of Arabia and the world.
The destination has also developed places and spaces for leisure, entertainment and thrilling adventures. Among these places is Yas Island—home of the F1-famous Yas Marina Circuit, Ferrari World, Yas Waterworld, Yas Mall and the soon-to-open Warner Bros. World and Clymb.