The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) has inaugurated the Sir Bani Yas Island Visitor Centre. The centre will serve as a cultural resource for both local and international tourists to learn more about the historic landscape of Sir Bani Yas Island.
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, is proud to host the CAPA World Aviation Summit and Awards for Excellence 2023 in Abu Dhabi. This event, renowned for gathering the most influential figures in the aviation industry, takes place on 28-29 November 2023 at the Conrad Abu Dhabi Etihad Towers Hotel.
Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) has successfully transitioned all 28 international airlines to its state-of-the-art Terminal A. This transition represents a significant increase in aviation capacity for AUH, with Terminal A capable of handling up to 45 million travelers annually and accommodating 79 planes simultaneously.
Due to its huge popularity with both local and international visitors, Miral, the leading creator of immersive destinations and experiences in Abu Dhabi, have announced a 16,900 sqm expansion to Yas Island’s Yas Waterworld. Set for construction completion in 2025, the expansion will see the addition of 3.3 km of slide sections and is expected to grow guest capacity by 20% through the addition of 18 new thrilling rides and attractions, taking the park total to more than 60 rides and experiences.
Miral Destinations, a subsidiary of Miral, and the trusted one-stop trade and promotional partner for Saadiyat Island and Yas Island Abu Dhabi, took part in World Travel Market 2023, a leading travel and tourism platform held in London from 6 – 8 November.
Research released today confirms that the strong performance from Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates is behind the Middle East tourism industry’s full recovery from the pandemic. The WTM Global Travel Report, in association with Tourism Economics, is published to mark the opening of this year’s WTM London, the world’s most influential travel and tourism event.
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, has unveiled flagship premium lounges at Abu Dhabi International Airport’s new Terminal A. This follows Etihad making history when it operated Terminal A’s first commercial flight on 31 October, and the new lounge is revealed ahead of the airline’s full transition to the new Terminal which is phased to take place between 9 and 14 November.
Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi at Al Maryah Island has partnered with Artbooth Gallery to showcase the eco-conscious artworks of Emirati artist Noura Ali Ramahi. The Sustainable Art Awareness Project features Ramahi’s creations on display in public areas of the hotel from November 8 to November 30, 2023.