Walking Communities in Abu Dhabi

Perhaps you’re a keen walker who wants to stick to a schedule, or a new walker who just decided to start a structured walking routine. You may also be facing the challenge of committing to the big changes you are making or struggling to kiss your comfort zone of inactivity goodbye once and for all. Maybe you’ve already picked your favorite walking routes and suitable times, or are probably still looking for what is right for you…

At whatever stage and situation you are now, it may seem full of challenges. But, rest assured, you are NOT alone!

Many people out there, either alone or with company, are pursuing the great benefits of walking to improve their physical and mental health and to simply feel energetic and spirited!

In this page, we help you reach out to like-minded people. Whether you’re looking for fitness buddies to help you stay motivated and committed to the new routine, or you just want some socializing while enjoying your favorite hobby; we will assist you to connect with the right walking group for you.


Abu Dhabi Walkers

For easy to moderate walks, Abu Dhabi Walkers is a Meetup group that meets 2-3 times per week. The walks cover a distance of 5-10 km for about 1-2 hours. The routes vary each time so there’s always the excitement of a new route. A new route also means that you will have the opportunity to try out different levels and overcome new challenges with each walk!

Abu Dhabi Walkers

Abu Dhabi, AE
4,587 Walkers

Trying to reduce weight?Tired of walking alone?Need motivation to exercise and stay fit?Love to be around people and making friends?Then you are in the right place. Abu Dh…

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Al Reem Island Walking Group

For the residents of Al Reem Island, this group walks starting from Sky Tower up to the park of Al Reem Village. The walks covers a total distance of 1-1.5 km.
For more information, please contact Mohammad: 0506488880


Abu Dhabi Mall Walking Club


During summers, don’t let the high temperatures and humidity stop you! Abu Dhabi Mall offers a pleasant opportunity for those who want to stick to their walking routine all year long. Here you will be away from the sun, in a completely air-conditioned setting, and walking couldn’t get any more pleasurable during the Emirati summers than this!

To register, present two passport-sized photos and a copy of your Emirates ID or passport to the Abu Dhabi Mall Information Desk. After 24 hours of filling in the application form, you can collect your membership card and start your mall walking pronto!

7/7, including Fridays. Time: 7 am to 10 am.
Tel: 9712645 48 58


Abu Dhabi Hikers

This group is home to many experienced hikers and mountaineers who organize mountain hiking trips throughout the year. The group is only for people who have high level of experience and skills to undertake mountain hiking. If you are a complete beginner to mountain hiking, you’ll need to train first before joining this group.



UAE Trekkers

If you are looking for more than a walk in the city or want to challenge yourself with walks in difficult terrains, this group is the right choice for you. UAE Trekkers has over 5000 members and organizes a range of difficult-level treks for groups of 20-30 people in the mountains of the UAE and Oman every weekend.