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15 Free Things To Do In Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi Heritage Village
It’s a traditional oasis village, built and run by Emirates Heritage Club, which portrays the tradition of Emirates. It gives interesting glimpse of the desert way of life and falaj irrigation system. It also includes workshops where craftsmen show traditional skills, such as metal work and pottery. Women also demonstrate sit weaving and spinning.
UAE University Natural History Museum
Also known as the Museum of Living resource, this is an educational and information centre. Tourists may visit herbarium, where you will find plant specimens and various species of animals and birds. There is collection of minerals, fossils and many different rocks on display as well.
Get free stuff on Dubizzle
It’s a great place to be for internet surfers who are looking to buy some things. There is a “free stuff” section on this website and you can pick from a lot of things. Just make sure you visit it regularly so you don’t miss on the thing that you want for yourself.
Desert Safari Abu Dhabi Location Map
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
Those who are visiting the UAE capital – Abu Dhabi, must visit this awe inspiring building. The beautiful architecture, colored floral marbles and mosaics, reflective pools and the exquisite materials (marbles and semi-precious stones) used in the making of this magnificent mosque are worth seeing. It has the capacity to accommodate 40,000 plus worshippers.
Al Ain Oasis & Paradise Gardens
Best place to be for those who love tranquility and want some time to relax and get close to nature. Al Ain Oasis is farmed for over 3000 years and is watered by the ancient irrigation system – falaj. Paradise garden is a replica of Eiffel tower, home to around 10 million flowers and its spread on 4 acres of ground. Both these places give the visitor a sense of calm and peace.
For wildlife lovers who find beauty in nature. This exhibition brings Africa to life. Photography of different aspects of African lifestyle and amazing animals are on display on this exhibition.
Vintage & Other Unique Cars
For car lovers who want to check out the exotic collection of luxury cars. You may visit this National Auto Museum.
It is the third tallest mountain of UAE but the most impressive. You can go all the way to the top through road or on foot. The view of the city from the top is breathtaking and it’s a trip worth making.
On the weekends locals gather outside Al Wathba – at futuristic stadium for camel racing. You can either view it from a distance or bring your own ride and be a part of the convoy alongside the camels.
Al Jalali Fort
It’s a 19th century fort which has undergone renovation and now it’s a focal point for garden city of Al Ain. Entrance is free.
NMC Specialty Hospital
This hospital conducts classes for pregnant women who are in their first to third trimesters. These Mama Care classes provide you prenatal advice from medical expert team which includes doctors, nurses, physiologists and dietitians. For registration all you need is a copy of your passport.
For book lovers, this is the heaven. With a collection of about 18,000 books you can choose from the genre you like and have a nice read either sitting in the library or hire them for free.
Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital & Al-Ain Wildlife Park
This hospital is one of the renowned facilities for falcon, where they are cared for. Falcons are amazing birds and your kids will love them and of course learn from the trip. Trip for kids is free but adults have to pay. Al-Ain wildlife park is free for kids under the age of 6. The wildlife park has a collection of various animals – gazelles, zebras, ostriches, giraffes, rhinoceros, hippopotamus and more.
Al-Ain, Hili Fun City
An amazing theme park where kids under the age of 6 are allowed for free and for older kids there are discounts. You can visit this place for a quality family time and have lots of fun. There are different rides you can choose from and an exhilarating roller coaster and more fun games.
Crowne Plaza’s Rooftop & Zenith
When it comes to party, you must try these places. On the rooftop there is a bar alongside the pool where girls are lucky to get free drinks on Saturdays. Nice ambiance and great fun experience. Zenith is a new cool club in Abu Dhabi, also a brilliant place for partying.