Explore Malayalees can be introduced to a Kandal forest area in Abu Dhabi that is perfect for a weekend getaway. This beautiful place is close to Abu Dhabi, the capital city of the UAE. Jubail Island is located between Yas Island and Saadiyat Island. The Jubilee Mangrove Park, which is planned in harmony with nature, has facilities for walking for miles through the Kandal forest. Jubail Kandal Park is the first self-contained, nature and recreation center in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi.
It is a habitat for native birds and marine life. One of the goals of the Kandal Park is to educate the public about the important role of mangroves in protecting Abu Dhabi’s coastal areas and preserving the region’s biodiversity. Walking through the boardwalks through the mangroves will make the visitors aware of the importance of environmental activities.
This boarding house is one of the biggest attractions of the region, which is home to a wide variety of fisheries and a variety of bird habitats. Walking along this walkway during the high tide will amaze the visitors. The experience of that walk through the surrounding water-filled mangroves will be unforgettable. During low tide, you can enjoy the view of the small creatures roaming the sand dunes in the mangroves.
There are three different routes for boardwalks. The length of the walkway is 7 km, 2 km and 1.5 km. Visitors are allowed in the park from 7 am to 10 pm. Tickets for the walk through the boardwalk start at 5 dirhams. Admission is free for children under the age of six in the presence of an adult. Leisure activities such as electric dragon boat and kayaking are also available. The charges are 25 and 90 dirhams respectively.
Access to the park is by booking only. There are no life guards in this park which has access to open water bodies so you have to enter at your own risk. The park is under CCTV surveillance 24 hours a day. As it is a protected ecological habitat, visitors to the area must adhere to strict regulations. It should be remembered that the authorities will not hesitate to expel visitors if they do not follow the instructions.
No access to water, no swimming, no fishing. Pets are not allowed. Do not deposit any type of waste, including plastic. Smoking is not allowed. No food or drink is allowed on boardwalk. The use of toys, skating, scooters and / or bicycles is not permitted in the park. Do not touch plants or wildlife. Must have an adult with children under 12 years of age. Here are the suggestions.
Jubail Island is located at a distance of 20 km from Abu Dhabi Corniche and Abu Dhabi International Airport. Yas Island, a major tourist destination in Abu Dhabi, Saudiyat Island, home to the Louvre Abu Dhabi, the largest contemporary art museum in the Arab world, and Maria Island, a luxury restaurant, hotel and boutique, are located near Jubail Island.