From a simple walk in the park to exploring dramatic natural scenery, we’ve got nature-lovers covered. Escape to a private island, ride a horse at golden hour, kayak beneath towering cliffs, or simply soak it all up on one of our sandy beaches. Nature never felt so good.
Leave the skyscrapers behind and enjoy a thrilling desert safari during your stay. We’ll help you book an adrenaline-filled adventure where you’ll do some dune-bashing, visit a camel farm, watch the sunset over the sand dunes and visit a traditional Bedouin campsite where you’ll try your hand at camel riding along with henna painting, belly dancing and shisha while feasting on a BBQ dinner under the starlit sky.
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 ivisitors the chance to explore Arabian wildlife from Arabian oryx and gazelles to giraffes, hyenas and cheetahs.
This biodiversity hotspot lies just outside of the city centre and constitutes roughly 75% of the UAE's total mangrove forest area. This serene escape, filled with colourful birds, turtles and dolphins, is free to visit.
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.