Abu Dhabi Overview


The Emirate of Abu Dhabi, the largest of the seven emirates comprising the UAE, covers more than 85 per cent of the country's total landmass and has the largest population of the seven emirates.

Progressing into a world-class tourism destination, the Emirate is focused on the future while preserving the heritage and culture of the country. There's no doubt that the country's natural environment is its greatest resource. It's a new destination that has something for everyone - from the modernity of the 21st century to the tranquil desert dunes, lush green mangroves and the pristine beaches.

The Government's long-term vision for the Emirate is to develop distinctive projects that highlight its natural environment and cultural heritage, at the same time creating a diverse world-class destination for tourists, business travellers and residents.

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