Study ranks Abu Dhabi as top 10 destination for family friendliness

A new study by Club Med revealed the most family-friendly cities in the world – with Abu Dhabi falling in ninth place in 2019

Abu Dhabi was ranked in the top 10 desinations for family friendly services
Abu Dhabi was ranked in the top 10 desinations for family friendly services

UK holiday specialists Club Med has made Abu Dhabi one of the top ten destinations for family friendliness in its latest survey.

The survey was based on five factors including the average spend per holiday and per day, the total number of holiday visits from UK residents, volume of family holiday related social media posts in the last year, the happiness score of the country based on the World Happiness Report and the cost of a meal at an inexpensive restaurant in the country and in the capital city.

Based on the overall factors, Abu Dhabi was ranked in ninth place for worldwide cities and was the only Middle Eastern destination among the list.

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Abu Dhabi ranked at fifth for cost of a meal, which accounted to AED 24.66 (US$6.71) and 11th for tourist visits (634,125) so far in 2019.

The cities that ranked in the top five in order were Madrid, London, Paris, Berlin and Bangkok.

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