Abu Dhabi winter sun breaks less than seven hours from UK

seonaidmcgill
7th November 2021

Abu Dhabi winter sun breaks promise temperatures around 25˚ from November to February. Even better, they don’t involve a long-haul flight with kids: direct UK flights take under seven hours and there’s no jet lag. Sound interesting? Take a look at what else Abu Dhabi promises families this winter.


1/4 Incredible family beaches for Abu Dhabi winter sun breaks

Abu Dhabi does beaches beautifully. Many family resorts sit on the Arabian Gulf and have their own, private stretches of sand. But several of the emirate’s public beaches are too good to miss.

For even easier family beach breaks? Book all-inclusive Rixos Premium Saadiyat Island

Abu Dhabi Corniche under a blue sunny winter sky

2/4 Try amazing island hopping adventures in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi spreads across more than 200 islands. Several are mini fun-satellites loaded with family attractions. Some have wildlife experiences. And all come with winter sun.

Wake up to wildlife at Anantara Desert Islands Resort & Spa on Sir Bani Yas Island

Yas Island waterpark Yas Island Abu Dhabi

3/4 Abu Dhabi winter sun breaks are packed with family attractions

Abu Dhabi is a fun city with a strong spirit of adventure, a cultured soul and plenty of family attractions as proof.

Stay in the heart of fun Abu Dhabi at family-friendly Crowne Plaza Yas Island

Abu Dhabi winter sun breaks with kids desert safaris

4/4 Have an Abu Dhabi family activity holiday this winter

Sunshine, Arabian Gulf beaches, vast deserts and outdoor adventures make Abu Dhabi a prime pick for family activity holidays in winter.

The Ritz Carlton Abu Dhabi Grand Canal is a great base for family activity holidays this winter

Abu Dhabi Information

Capital of the United Arab Emirates and the largest emirate of all, Abu Dhabi covers over 80% of the UAE, borders Rub Al-Khal and incorporates the ancient city of Al Ain, as well as the desert region of Al Dhafra, and more than 200 developed and undeveloped islands.

How to get there
Direct flights to Abu Dhabi from Manchester and London take from six hours, 50 minutes.


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