When is the best time to fly to Abu Dhabi?
The best time to book flights to Abu Dhabi is from November to February when it's hot but temperatures are reasonable. Visiting Abu Dhabi from March to October is not recommended as the area can see temperatures reach 38-40 degrees Celsius, which can be uncomfortable even for the locals. It is generally easier to find cheap flights to Abu Dhabi and cheaper accommodation during the hotter months when there are less tourists around. If you can cope with the heat, you should be able to find a cheap flight at this time, especially during school holidays. Visit Abu Dhabi in January for the annual festival. It's a cultural event and a great occasion for everyone to enjoy.
Abu Dhabi overview
Exciting Abu Dhabi is the capital city of the United Arab Emirates. Book a flight to Abu Dhabi to experience this diverse, multicultural city which is home to some of the world's tallest buildings such as the ADIA Tower, the Landmark, Hilton Tower and the Emirates Palace. The city also has parks and gardens which are ideal places to go, relax and have a picnic. All the family can enjoy visiting Heritage Park that has a historical Watch Tower providing panoramic views. This modern city has been planned with tourists in mind having open spaces, boulevards and busy shopping precincts that can be found in Airport Road, Sheikh Zayed Street and Khalifa Street. How about spending a day in one of Abu Dhabi's football or cricket stadiums where you can mix with the friendly locals? Motor racing enthusiasts from all over the world travel to the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, Yas Marine Circuit, to see Formula 1 racing which takes place in late November or early December. Take a stroll down the Corniche, a four mile promenade to have a coffee, a snack and watch the world go by. There's also a huge choice of restaurants that serve Ethiopian, Middle Eastern and European food. The kids will love a day at Yas Island, a water world theme park with thrilling slides, ravines and wave machines.