5 Things To Do During Long Layovers at Abu Dhabi Airport

by Ishita Agarwal
5 Things To Do During Long Layovers at Abu Dhabi Airport

There are a few things to do at Abu Dhabi Airport if you have a long stopover. Whether or whether you have a good time at AUH depends heavily on the length of your stopover and the amount of money you are ready to spend, but there is something here for everyone. As a result, we have compiled a list of 5 activities that are perfect for a stopover at Abu Dhabi Airport to assist you in organising your visit. 

1. Unwind in a Lounge 

Long-range flights take a toll on the body, and it becomes vital to unwind for some time. A short break in one of the airport’s posh lounges is all it takes to get your energy levels back up. Some alternatives include the Al Ghazal, Al Reem, Etihad, and the Al Dhabi lounge. Each of them provides complimentary refreshments and drinks, WiFi and bathroom facilities. You may also enjoy reading publications or watching TV. 

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2. Relax in a Spa

Visit the Tosa Spa at Terminal 1 at Abu Dhabi International Airport to recover from jet lag and exhaustion. It provides revitalising beauty treatments such as massages, facials, aromatherapy, and mani/pedis to help you feel refreshed and revitalised. 

3. Shop At The Abu Dhabi Airport 

The stores at Abu Dhabi International Airport have an incredible range of watches, a variety of classic and exquisite purses, and a plethora of perfumes from best-selling brands.

The duty-free shops in Abu Dhabi are filled to the gills, making them a fantastic spot to get some excellent discounts. The Abu Dhabi airport has a wide variety of shops selling anything from high-end designer clothes to gourmet snacks and candy.

If you’re concerned about having enough money for your flight, the airport has an ATM facility. Withdrawing money in UAE dirhams will be easy that method.



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4. Explore The Restaurants At the Airport 

Layovers at Abu Dhabi International Airport are made more bearable by the abundance of dining options. Both Bricco Cafe and Negroni at Terminal 3 provide authentic Italian cuisine. However, Yum Cha is the place to go for authentic Asian food.

If you have a long journey in the morning and find yourself hungry, Terminal 3 is home to a breakfast eatery called Urban Food Market.



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5. Go Sightseeing Around Abu Dhabi 

Sheikh Zayed Mosque, the city’s most recognisable landmark, is worth a half-day of your time. Witness the most significant carpet ever woven and one of the enormous chandeliers ever made. Come see us at the Louvre Abu Dhabi, the newest outpost of the world-renowned art museum. The Emirates Palace is a five-star hotel with a posh atmosphere and one of the most excellent beaches in the Middle East, where you may often run into famous people and nobility. Take some time to relax with a stroll, dinner, or a drink. 



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