Abu Dhabi is fast-growing into an international tourism destination. As the development arm for the Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi), TDIC is contributing to the development of projects that will ensure the Emirate becomes a world-class, sustainable destination.
Whether you are making your first trip to Abu Dhabi, or are on a return visit, whether exploring the Emirate's many natural islands, or riding the world's fastest roller coaster, you will discover a captivating destination that will leave you asking for more. Tourists will walk away with a unique experience, enjoy an adventurous trip and have an interesting story to tell by the time they're ready to leave.
Through our large and diverse portfolio of tourism projects, we have been focused on delivering that cultural experience, by working it through Qasr Al Sarab, Eastern Mangroves Resort and Spa, the Desert Islands, or the projects on Saadiyat - all of which highlight the heritage and culture of the UAE. We work closely with our operators to make sure that all their offerings are experience-based. We've also established a reputation for the prime locations of our projects with beachfront views, world-class brand association, distinguished architectural designs and exquisite finishing, premium services and much more, leaving tourists with a taste of luxurious Abu Dhabi that truly raises the Emirate's prestige internationally.
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What to see
From Abu Dhabi city's famous
Corniche to the Oasis City of Al Ain and the massive dunes of the western region's Empty Quarter desert in Al Gharbia, culture, history and adventure are encapsulated in the emirate. Experience the architectural prowess of the
Shaikh Zayed Grand Mosque, enjoy the peace and tranquillity of a stroll through
Al Ain's cooling oasis, or marvel at the history of an emirate dotted with ancient forts and historic sites - several of which have been listed as official UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
And whether you are making your first trip to Abu Dhabi, or are on a return visit, whether exploring our many natural
islands, learning about the ancient sport of falconry, experiencing an adrenaline rush on
the world's fastest roller coaster, or marvelling at the austere beauty of our highest peak
Jebel Hafeet, you will discover a destination that intrigues, captivates and invites you back.