The Corniche, Abu Dhabi

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Take a gentle trip down The Corniche, an attractive stretch of manicured waterfront on the west side of the main island. Enjoy a swim at the public beach, or stroll along the 8 km (5 mi) public footpath, taking in the sights of the carefully designed coastline. Alternatively, consider exploring the area by bike--you can rent some wheels on site, with options including two- and three-seaters. The many children's play areas offer good diversions for little ones, and a solid set of restaurants and cafes lining the street gives you plenty of options for relaxing afterwards. Use our Abu Dhabi trip builder tool to arrange your visit to The Corniche and other attractions in Abu Dhabi.
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  • This is one of the most beautiful Corniche I have ever seen, the landscape is perfect and of a very high standard, the views are wonderful, the place is very safe, no one will bother you, you could... 
    This is one of the most beautiful Corniche I have ever seen, the landscape is perfect and of a very high standard, the views are wonderful, the place is very safe, no one will bother you, you could...  more »
  • Not to be missed while one is visiting Abu Dhabi. It was such a pleasant experience to walk along the Corniche, and to admire all the high-rise buildings dotted along the stretch of the long walk... 
    Not to be missed while one is visiting Abu Dhabi. It was such a pleasant experience to walk along the Corniche, and to admire all the high-rise buildings dotted along the stretch of the long walk...  more »

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