7 hours 5 minutes (direct)
UAE dirham. Major credit cards are also accepted at all hotels.
GMT +4 hours
Passports must be valid for a minimum of 6 months beyond your return travel date.
Arabic is the official language of the Emirates, but English is widely spoken.
Saadiyat Island’s original ‘guests’, the Hawksbill sea turtles, continue to nest on the destination’s sweeping beachfront. The nine kilometre Saadiyat Beach plays host to several Hawksbill turtle nests every year. The Hawksbill is listed as critically endangered on the International Union for Conservation of Nature’s Red List, as its population has declined by more than