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Liwa Oasis in Abu Dhabi

By Sara Branson, Posted on 01 Jul, 2021 at 12:00 am

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Abu Dhabi is one of the most desired tourist’s destinations all over the world. It is the largest emirates of UAE and the capital of the state. It is known as the cultural centre of the Middle Eastern countries and thus features a number of destinations that depict the cultural heritage of the region. The city is enriched with beautiful sights and places to visit. One such place which is an amazing one to visit is the Liwa Oasis in Abu dhabi.

Liwa Oasis in Abu Dhabi is a huge oasis spread over a large area of around 120 kilometers. The oasis is around 2 hours drive from the city center and the journey will be the most pleasant one with wonderful sights to view throughout the journey. Your visit to Liwa Oasis will definitely give you immense pleasure and would be a relaxing change for you. The Liwa Oasis features a number of freshwater pools and date plants. The people of Liwa Oasis are Bedu people residing there for long. They are well known for their friendly nature and hospitality to the guests.

The Liwa Oasis features around 50 villages and the residents in these villages are more than 150,000. The visit to Liwa Oasis will be the most memorable one and it is one of the amazing places in Abu Dhabi. Another major attraction of the place is the empty desert area which is known as Rub Al-Khali. This desert is located in the southern part of Liwa Oasis.

The people of Liwa Oasis earn their living on the agriculture and they plant dates. Other than this their income heavily depends upon tourism. The oasis features very well maintained farms and the infrastructure of the houses is excellent. They have drip irrigation system for the crops outdoor. The Liwa Oasis is also the former home to the an-Nahyan family, rulers of the city.

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