Kayaking the Eastern Mangroves of Abu Dhabi

Out and About UAE

Last week Out & About took a trip to the Eastern Mangroves National Park in Abu Dhabi with Noukhada Adventure Company. The mangroves are located just off of the E48 highway, and though the launch point was a little tricky to find, upon arrival we were greeted warmly by the Noukhada team. Once kitted out with  the kayaking essentials of life vests and paddles, and after a brief safety demonstration, we were off!
Safety is the primary goal of this trip and you don’t need to have kayaked before to participate – any concerns regarding the capsizing of boats is quickly dispelled as you get used to the kayak and how to steer it with the paddle. The tour itself lasts for approximately two hours, and within minutes you feel as though you are no longer in the city and have truly gotten back to nature – the only hint of…

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