Abu Dhabi, the capital city of UAE, is the centre for industrial and political activity. The name Abu Dhabi literally translated means ‘father of the gazelle’. Formerly known for its pearling industry, Abu Dhabi is now reputed for its towering sky scrapers, luxury hotels and shopping malls. The Al Hosn Palace, Corniche Abu Dhabi and Cutural Foundation draw a lot of tourist to this emirate. Most tourists opt to use Abu Dhabi car hire service to discover this city, as it is convenient and allows them to move at their own pace.
Basic Traffic Regulations
Abu Dhabi has a well-developed road network, so the roads are fairly easy to manage even for a newbie. An international driving license is required to drive in Abu Dhabi. To ensure safe driving, Abu Dhabi follows the black points law system. For each offence committed black points are earned as per the violated traffic rule. Specified fines have to be paid for some offences while others are decided by the court. Jumping a red light, reckless driving, driving under the influence of alcohol, drugs, driving over the speed limit are traffic offences which can result in hefty fines and your vehicle being confiscated. Children under 10 years old are not allowed in the front seat of the car. Make sure you always fasten the seat belt while driving. Give way to emergency vehicles such as ambulances and police cars. Make sure you are not parking your vehicle in a prohibited area and always keep a safe distance from the vehicle in front of you, while driving. Throwing waste from the car windows on the road is a traffic offence.
Easy & Economical
Availing the services of Abu Dhabi car hire companies is an extremely popular and convenient choice to explore this sister city of Dubai. Abu Dhabi car hire services are easy and simple to avail. Your car can be delivered to the airport itself, or arrangements can be made to have the car delivered at the hotel. This saves you from the inconvenience of finding transportation when you land in Abu Dhabi. If you have not already booked a hotel visit our Abu Dhabi hotels page for amazing discounts and deals. Travellers opt to rent a car to explore the beautiful forts, enchanting mosques, cultural villages and museums in Abu Dhabi, at their own pace. Availing of car rental services is an easy and perfect choice to discover Abu Dhabi. It is also an economically feasible option, than relying on the inconsistent and irregular public transport services.
Freedom & Choice
To rent a car, a wide choice is made available by car rental companies. Cars range from basic, modern to luxury vehicles. A 4x4 is ideal for the off-road adventures, while the sedan is perfect for driving on city roads. Abu Dhabi beckons travellers to discover all the splendour and gems of city.