Nature

Charming attractions for every traveller

Desert Safaris

Safaris can be arranged through a number of local operators and are a great way to see the immense sand dunes.

Rugged 4x4 vehicles are used on these trips with experienced drivers taking guests up and down the dunes. Excursions also include camel farm stopovers, barbecues and belly dancing demonstrations.

Sir Bani Yas

Sir Bani Yas is a natural wonder and one of the first of the eight Desert Islands to be opened to the public. Sir Bani Yas Island offers its visitors the chance to explore Arabian wildlife at its best.

Al Futaisi

Situated five kilometres south from the city of Abu Dhabi is Al Futaisi, which is known to be a bird lover’s paradise. Nature trips in local buses and bicycles are a famous activity in this spectacular island.

Samaliya Island

The Samaliya Island is positioned about 12 kilometres off the Abu Dhabi coast. Rich in bio-diversity, Samaliya boasts an impressive marine environment and is the ideal place to discover rare marine plants, mangroves, fish, snakes, sea birds and even turtles.

Local Climate
Month High Low
Jan 24ºC 15ºC
Feb 25ºC 16ºC
Mar 28ºC 18ºC
Apr 33ºC 21ºC
May 38ºC 25ºC
Jun 39ºC 28ºC
Jul 41ºC 30ºC
Aug 41ºC 30ºC
Sep 39ºC 27ºC
Oct 35ºC 24ºC
Nov 30ºC 20ºC
Dec 26ºC 17ºC