Abu Dhabi - Your Host City

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Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi is the largest of seven emirates and the capital of the United Arab Emirates. Made up of 200 islands, the emirate has a diversity of landscapes ranging from coastal islands filled with world-famous attractions and beaches to an uninterrupted desert scenery.

Home to a large concentration of attractions and cultural sites, Abu Dhabi is popular amongst tourists worldwide. Whether you’re here for a stopover or a longer break away, there is so much to see and do. Highlights include Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Yas Island, the oasis city of Al Ain and so much more.

For more information about travelling to Abu Dhabi, exploring the emirate and more about the culture of the UAE, Check out the information below.

Air Travel
Over 50 Airlines operating across the terminals of Abu Dhabi International Airport.
Time
Abu Dhabhi observes the Gulf Standard Time all the year (GMT+4)
Weather
The average daytime Temprature is 35.5°C and goes down to 20.5°C at night.
Currency & Banking
Dirham (AED) is the official currency. International Cards are widely accepted, and ATMs can easily be located anywhere.
Language
The local language is Arabic. The official congress language is English.
Communications
The international dialing code is +971. For international calls, dial 00 + national code + area code + personal number.
Transportation
Delegates can comfortably commute using the Dubai public transport network.
Emergency
999 for Police 998 for Ambulance 997 for Fire Department
POWER PLUGS
Power sockets are Type G, rectangular, 3-pin socket.