12 Of The Most Incredible Instagram Posts Celebrating UAE National Day

BY Sara AlHumiri / Dec 4 2019 / 10:22 AM

Here's how royals, influencers and locals alike celebrated the 48th National Day on social media...

12 Of The Most Incredible Instagram Posts Celebrating UAE National Day

UAE's 48th National Day was celebrated across the country with red, green, black and white shades flying high. Fireworks, special offers and a long weekend combined with F1 activities made this weekend an unforgettable one. Whether you celebrated the National Day at the flag-adorned Kite Beach, a sky diving experience or even stuck in traffic, it's safe to say that this year saw an unparalleled love for the UAE

Here, BAZAAR has gathered all the best Instagram snaps to commemorate 2 December... 



Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan posts an IGTV video of the events that took place at the Union March for National Day. 


Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum also posts a video on Instagram that looks back at the previous founders of the UAE and how they have shaped the future of the UAE today.


Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum celebrated National Day this year by setting a new world record. He posts a video on Instagram of him and three others jumping out of a plane with the nation's flag, making it the "largest flag flown in free fall measuring 144.28 m²." Leave it to the Crown Prince to celebrate National Day in the most adventurous way.



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Influencer Rima Zahran posts an Instagram picture of her spending the National holiday at Kite Beach Dubai, filled with the nation's flags.



Mother, entrepreneur and influencer Dana Wolley Zayat also visited Kite Beach for National Day with her family. She shares an adorable image of her and her son, captioning "Happy National Day UAE! Thank you for all that you’ve given us."


Kite Beach Umm Al Quwain's official Instagram page showed some love for the UAE by sharing a video of a scuba diver waving the nation's flag underwater from the Maldives.


Sheikha ‎‏Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum also posts a heart-warming video for National Day captioning, "48 years of union and our nation’s ambition, relentless progress and aim to reach unprecedented heights hasn’t waned; we are proud of the principles and values set forth by our founding fathers and look forward to a future filled with dedication and achievement for the betterment of this nation and its people."



The official page for UAE National Day posted a recap of the events that took place during the showing of the 'Legacy of Our Ancestors.'


This Instagrammer posts an image of a woman wearing traditional Emirati clothing and holding the nation's flag to mark the 48th National Day on social media.