If you are looking for a refreshing long drive, passing through the Deserts transforming into greeneries and then into mountains, Jebel Hafeet it the best choice. From Abu Dhabi, you need to take the E22 highway going to Al Ain, it is Approx. 150 Kms from Abu Dhabi. The Road is perfect for a relax drive with less traffic. The journey begins with the sight of deserts on both sides giving a panaromic view of the sand dunes. If you are lucky, you can have a glance of wild camels welcoming you. Slowly the journey transforms to greeneries with local farming lands. The sight of green lands after the golden sands is so exciting.
Follow the signs once you enter the Al Ain city to take the exit for jebel Hafeet. Have an eye on the speed limits and stick to them. After a few kilometers you will start ascending the sandy mountains. The ride is definitely going to thrill you with all its twists and turns. Stop for a while at one of the parkings.
The view of the landscape from the mountain and distant city is unforgettable. The wind passing over the mountain is so pleasant. Take some snaps, These can be some your best pictures. After you reach the top, you can have hot drinks just to cheer you up. Spend some time looking over the distant views of the desert. I would recommend to reach there before the dusk, so that you can enjoy a memorable sunset and twilight.
On your way back down the hill, drive carefully so that you can take back your memories safely