Things to know

things-know

Quick Facts

  • Abu Dhabi is the capital of the UAE and the largest of the seven emirates. Abu Dhabi is known for bustling modern city while keeping culture and heritage at its importance.
  • Abu Dhabi controls over 90 percent of the country’s oil reserves and around 87 percent of the total landmass of the UAE.
  • Abu Dhabi is regarded as one of the safest cities in the world.
  • The best time to visit the beautiful Emirate of Abu Dhabi is between October and May, as temperatures can reach up to 48◦ Celsius in summer months.
  • Abu Dhabi collectively has over 200 islands surrounding the main island where the city lies and along the beautiful coastline.
  • There are three regions which make up Abu Dhabi; the Al Dhafra region which is in the south east area of the capital. The city of Al Ain, located in the south west region, and of course the Abu Dhabi city region.