There’s so much to do in Abu Dhabi with the kids! You could soar through the air on an Abu Dhabi seaplane flight, feed the monkeys at Emirates Park Zoo or make a splash at Yas Waterworld.
We’ve put together some of our top ideas for family fun in Abu Dhabi below:
Go on an Abu Dhabi seaplane flight adventure
Seawings offer an exciting range of scenic tours in Abu Dhabi taking the iconic landmarks of the city. Experience the fun of a water take-off and soar 1500 ft high above the city! Flying across the sky and pointing out Abu Dhabi's landmarks with your kids is the most fun Abu Dhabi seaplane flight! See the impressive Emirates Palace Hotel, mangrove forests and Louvre Abu Dhabi from the sky. You’ll be able to spot boats at Port Zayed before gliding back down on the water. Visit www.seawings.ae
Get wet at Yas Waterworld
If it’s aquatic thrills and spills you’re looking for then Yas Waterworld is the place to be. This water park is brimming with slides, pools and splash zones making this a great day out for families. The wave attraction is popular with budding surfers, and the park often extends its hours into the evenings over summer, with a dedicated ladies night every Thursday. This is definitely one of the more popular Abu Dhabi highlights with kids. Visit www.yaswaterworld.com
Put the kids in the drivers seat at Ferrari World
Ferrari World is the ultimate destination for petrol heads visiting Abu Dhabi. With more than 25 rides and attractions from roller coasters to simulators this theme park is a must do for adrenaline junkies. The park is home to Toro Rosso, the fastest roller coaster in the world and Flying Aces, which features the highest roller coaster loop on the planet! When it’s time for a pit stop you’ll be transported to Ferrari’s romantic homeland in the Italian themed restaurants dotted around the park. Visit www.ferrariworld.com
BOUNCE Abu Dhabi
There are more than 100 interconnected trampolines housed within this massive urban playground where hard surfaces are replaced with circus-grade sponge, giant air bags and springs. Plus there are slides, slacklines and a free-fall experience to keep the kids buzzing. If you’ve got a gang to entertain there are party rooms available for hire making this the perfect family outing and gets the kids active in a fun and safe environment. Visit www.bounce.ae
Visit Emirates Park Zoo
This park is popular with families, especially budding young zoo keepers with plenty of opportunities to feed the animals. The park is home to more than 1,300 animals from goats to zebras to monkeys and chickens. There are also several animal encounter experiences for kids to hold animals in the petting zoo too. Note this attraction is open air, so best to visit during winter months. One plus is the adjacent resort where you can make a mini-break out of your visit. Visit www.emiratesparkzooandresort.com
Out of all the outings we think the Abu Dhabi seaplane flight is the best! Get in touch with us to learn more about our signature Abu Dhabi seaplane flight for your next family day out. Did you know kids under 2yrs fly free as long as they are accompanied by a full-paying adult?
*Updated 10 October 2017