Abu Dhabi Airport is as good as any airport in the UAE and offers passengers several ultramodern facilities. Notwithstanding the amount of time they have at the Airport, they will find something interesting to bide their time.
Moreover, there are several interesting places at a short distance from the Airport that will make their day. A case in point is the Louvre Museum with its traditional and modern artworks. There is also the Sheikh Zayed Mosque where you can visit in short time.
For families traveling with kids, the Yas Waterworld and Ferrari World are excellent.
Luxury at TOSA Spa
A great way of spending time at the Airport is taking the wellness and beauty services of the professionals at TOSA Spa. This spa offers various holistic treatments for relaxing the muscles and the mind.
Travelers with not much time to spare can get a massage therapy of 30 minutes. Those who have ample time in hand can get a full body massage of 120 minutes.
This spa also offers hot stone spa, aromatherapy, and more traditional therapies. The therapies here are excellent for relaxing after a tiring flight.
Indulge in Duty-free shopping
The Airport has many retail and food & beverage outlets that offer duty-free shopping and is a haven for shoppers.
Those who want to add a few items to what they bought in Abu Dhabi can do so here by purchasing duty-free stuff. This place caters to the fashionistas with a variety of branded garments, accessories, and more. Passengers also get the best in duty-free chocolates and liquor.
Relax at the Airport Lounge
This Airport is the home to premium facilities for commuters and comfy lounges. Many passengers who are tired from their flight could do with some uninterrupted rest. They can relax at any of the airport lounges. There are six lounges in terminal 1 and terminal 3. Another option for them is the Etihad Arrivals Lounge that’s in the Arrivals Hall. Every lounge features premium facilities.
Enjoy food at the Airport cafe
There are several grand cafes within the premises. Whether travelers want some delicious Indian food items or organic food, they will get an outlet here. Among the numerous choices are Urban Food Market, Burger King, Negroni, and more. Those who’re keen on relaxing with coffee have the Cinnabon, Costa Coffee, and Starbucks.
The World Wide Web offers a variety of entertainment, and this Airport complex offers unlimited WiFi for free. Those who have quite some time to spend at the Airport can make the most of the free WiFi here. They can surf their social media, watch a movie, post a Facebook check-in update, and more.
Accessing the internet is very easy and requires three simple steps.
Sephora Pop-Up Store
Sephorais the favorite cosmetics brand of many, and it has done quite a few pop-up exhibits. One of them is at this Airport. Passengers will get a glimpse of the Sephora products worldwide and can buy them at duty-free costs. These products that include skincare products and make-up accessories can step up their beauty several notches.
A tour of Sheikh Zayed Mosque
Do you have half a day before your next flight? Go for Sheikh Zayed Mosque tour, an iconic milestone of the city. The prime attractions here are the largest carpet of the World and an enormous chandelier. The place is open to people of all religions and nationalities daily between 9 am and 10 pm, barring Friday afternoons. As people must be in Conservative dress for entering commuters should plan.
Louvre Abu Dhabi
This museum is a spectacular micro-city over the water. Covering 24,000 square meters with 55 detached structures, it looks like a customary Arabian medina. A striking feature of this museum is a massive dome with an elaborate geometric design. The thin perforations in the dome lend the museum a natural environment.
The 23 galleries contain over 600 creative artworks. They portray the cultures across the World since pre-historic times.
Exhilarating rides at Ferrari World
This celebrated amusement park with its exclusive Ferrari theme and various roller-coaster rides is equally entertaining for adults and children.
The various experiences range from simple activities to the pulsating Formula Rossa. This place is perfect for families who want to enjoy after a tiring flight.
This place offers a welcome respite from the high temperatures of Abu Dhabi. This waterpark with some 40 rides and attractions is sure to entertain kids and adults.
The various activities range from madcap activities that include Bandit Bomber to relaxing experiences. Some of the best activities here are Hamlool’s Humps, Rush Rider, and Slithers Slides.
There are more things for people who have a halt of some hours or an overnight sleepover at the Airport. The Abu Dhabi Airport Guide has all information regarding the services and facilities that are available here.