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Eastern Mangrove Lagoon National Park

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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All reviews high tide anantara hotel fun activity kayaking tour wild nature great place to kayak electric boat rent a kayak nature reserve cafe blanc enjoy nature bird life natural beauty speed boat few hours city skyline evening walk
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Reviewed 6 days ago

On the side ways od abu dhabi there is a hidden treasue where one can enjoy a full day with nature. The place to be with kayaking...

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Rojesh S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent the day at Eastern Mangroves. Mostly we did a canoe and boating trip. The children really enjoyed it. Afterwards, we had lunch in one of the many hotels near the mangroves. it was a real success. Highly recommended!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank PAR506
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Try and experience this hidden attraction. I suggest you rent a kayak, this way you can peddle into secret parts of the lagoon. You do not need to make reservations, there are at least 2 or 3 companies renting out kayaks. You can even rent...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Krisztina67
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We liked this lagoon area; the experience is full of energy and suitable for all family members. Alot of water sport activities will charge all the family with positive energy. Restaurants are everywhere. Parking is available. If you like photography just bring a good camera....

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 18 February 2019

This is a must do in Abu Dhabi. It's a chance to explore the mangroves as well as to exercise in a fun way. It can be quite relaxing to be in the water...surrounded by the mangroves...watch the jellyfish in the water and take it...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank AvGardner
Reviewed 14 February 2019

As a nature lover visiting Abu Dhabi I was feeling a little out of sorts until we visited the mangroves. My friend was ill so instead of the planned kayaking trip we hired a boat for an hour-long tour. For environmental reasons only electric-powered boats...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank biz_e26
Reviewed 13 February 2019

If you are looking for a quiet place to have your breakfast with your family or your beloved one, this is it! it has a supermarket and few restaurants and cafes. You could either eat or grab a coffee and walk by the mangroves. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mes3ab
Reviewed 9 February 2019 via mobile

Tried to book Donut boat for 2 for less than 300 an hour and despite them having several empty the offer was declined. I wouldn't both with a visit unless you have some sort of booking made online.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank coolcookingteacher
Reviewed 23 January 2019

Spent a relaxing morning on one of the battery operated donut boats. These boats do not disturb the wildlife as they are so quiet.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Dorothypaul
Reviewed 14 January 2019

There are many transportaion choices for touring the Mangroves. After failing miserably by kayak and paddle boat, the speed boat was the best choice. The speed boat was faster and able to navigate smaller passage ways. We saw flamingos. The inner beach areas were nice...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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1 November 2017|
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Response from David R | Reviewed this property |
Easily. My family fitted in comfortably with plenty of room to spare... effectively 4 adult sized and one tall teenager. It won't be a problem at all
15 October 2017|
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Response from JobvanWanroij | Reviewed this property |
There is a hotel, but there are many other facilities, like restaurants and coffee shops. The view over the mangroves is nice. Easy access to the port were you can hire kayaks or make a boat trip. Enjoy the wildlife on your... More
5 March 2017|
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Response from 302tahaj | Reviewed this property |
Kayak rental on the counter is AED160 for 3hrs on a double kayak AED110 for a single unit.