Are you planning your first post-pandemic family trip? We’ve got you covered! With the pandemic and social distancing norms, it’s been a rather mundane life for kids and this to-do list of places to cover on your next family trip will certainly bring a smile to their faces! The culturally rich capital of the United Arab Emirates is an ideal destination for family adventures. If you are looking forward to spending quality time with your family and children, let our Travel Tours holiday experts recommend you the perfect family-friendly spots in Abu Dhabi –
Louvre Abu Dhabi
This art museum located on Saadiyat island in Abu Dhabi is the second only Louvre Museum after Paris. Its umbrella-like roof and unique architecture of the building surrounded by water are a major attraction. The Louvre Children’s Museum has an ongoing multimedia art exhibition called “Emotions: The New Art Adventure” which will provide an immersive and interactive experience to your younger children who may be inclined towards all things art and craft. Additionally, the art exhibition entry fee for children is free. If you wish to dig deeper into the heritage roots, you can also try the one-hour long kayak tour in the waters.
Cycling along Corniche Beach
The Corniche bike ride is an entertaining outdoor activity which is suitable for all age groups. You can rent bicycles on an hourly basis or for the whole day as well. Cycling on the promenade by the still waters while witnessing a scenic view of the sunrise early in morning can be a refreshing experience for the entire family.
Theme Parks - Warner Bros and Ferrari World
Theme parks are the highlight of this trip as kids and adults are attracted to roller coaster rides and other indoor games. Adventure seekers prepare yourselves to be blasted with an action-packed day as you ride on the Formula Rossa which is known as the world’s fastest rollercoaster ride or experience the thrill of go-kart racing with your family at the first ever Ferrari branded theme park in the world. You can keep the kids engrossed with their favourite childhood cartoon characters at the iconic Warner Bros World at Yas island; the kid-friendly rides like Cartoon Junction Carousel or Ricochet racing with Taz will be a stimulating experience for your little ones.
Day at the beach
Spend an unusual day with your loved ones by the Saadiyat or Al Bateen beach. While the kids are engrossed in building their dream sandcastle, the adults can dive into the waters for a quick swim and enjoy delicious food by the sea. If you enjoy watersports, make sure you don’t miss out on windsurfing or kayaking. Beaches in Abu Dhabi are typically open between 8AM to sunset.
Expo 2020 Dubai
Take a quick day trip from Abu Dhabi and be a part of the Expo 2020 that is scheduled to run from 1st October to 31st March 2022. Get ready to be inspired by the biggest cultural innovation in the world where your family and kids will get to learn and explore music, art, culture, architecture from countries around the globe! From day passes to family packages with exciting discounts and vouchers on food and activities, don’t miss out on this one!
Moreover, you can also hop over to Dubai for a quick day trip as a limited period event between 1st Nov 2021 to 31st March 2022!
Make sure to visit these locations in the famous cultural land of Abu Dhabi and make some precious new memories with your children and family!