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Liwa oasis is approximately three hours' drive from Abu Dhabi. It one of the largest oases in the Arabian Peninsula and is also the entry point to the famous Rub Al Khali, Abu Dhabi. The oasis is home to the Bedouin ancestors of Abu Dhabi's ruling family.

Abu Dhabi Liwa

Abu Dhabi LiwaLiwa features freshwater pools and date plantations. The desert in Liwa has remained unchanged for centuries and still retains its mountainous red dunes. Liwa boasts is being the base camp of the famous UAE Desert Challenge. This makes Liwa a popular tourist destination in Abu Dhabi. The popularity of Liwa attracts hundreds of tourists to Abu Dhabi.

Liwa in Abu Dhabi

The high sand dunes of Liwa are perfect for sand skiing in Abu Dhabi. Liwa is an excellent place for desert safaris. You will barely see any habitation in Liwa - occasional Bedouin camps nestled in the dunes is the only indication of habitation here.

Special trips to Liwa include camel rides over red sandsand overnight camping in the desert. A word of advice for all those planning a visit to Liwa - carry good-quality sunglasses and hat for protection from sun, and wear light cotton clothes to avoid heat strokes. Tourists on Abu Dhabi tours must not miss a chance to visit Liwa.

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