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Abu Dhabi Full-Day Sightseeing Tour from Dubai From 209AED/ per person

Explore the history of Abu Dhabi on an 8-hour tour of the largest city in the United Arab Emirates. Visit the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque to see a masterpiece of Islamic architecture, marvel at the opulent Emirates Palace, admire the Etihad Towers and more.

Tour Details

Highlights

See the world's 4th largest mosque at the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque

Marvel at the opulent Emirates Palace, Etihad Towers, and Ferrari

World

Take a drive along the Abu Dhabi Corniche

Admire the new attractions of Yas Island

Learn the history of the Emirates at the UAE Heritage Village, Abu Dhabi Museum & Sheikh Zayed Centre

Visit the Abu Dhabi date market

Full description

Explore the rich past, vibrant present and thrilling future of Abu Dhabi on a full-day tour of the largest emirate in the United Arab Emirates.

Following a pick-up from your hotel in Dubai, travel along the Gulf coast to Abu Dhabi, listening to fascinating stories about one of the richest cities in the world along the way. Upon arrival, go to the majestic Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque to marvel at the white facade of the 4th largest mosque in the world.

Next, take a drive along the Abu Dhabi Corniche to experience the 8-kilometer stretch of pristine waterfront up close. Admire the clean water of the harbor as you continue to the opulent Emirates Palace, the official palace of Abu Dhabi’s ruling government. Then stop by another of Abu Dhabi's landmarks, the Etihad Towers. Those who have seen the ‘Furious 7’ movie will remember the imposing tower.

Travel back in time and explore the history of the Emirates at the UAE Heritage Village. Visit the Abu Dhabi Museum inside the village to see some interesting specimens, such as a replica of an oasis desert village. Also, visit the adjoining Sheikh Zayed Centre and learn about the life of ‘father of the nation’, the late Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan. Then, visit the Date Market where numerous kinds of dates and other dried fruits are sold.

Before returning to Dubai, see some of Abu Dhabi’s new attractions at Yas Island, home to Ferrari World (the largest indoor amusement park in the world) and the world’s fastest rollercoaster.

What’s included

Pick-up and drop off at selected locations

Transportation by clean, air-conditioned vehicle

Licensed, bilingual tour guide

Cold mineral water

What’s not included

Tips and any expenses or services not mentioned in "what's included"

Entrance to the Emirates Palace, Ferrari World or the Etihad Towers. These can, however, be viewed from the outside

Know before you go

The Sheikh Zayed Centre is closed on Fridays, Saturdays and Islamic festival holidays. It is not possible to visit the Sheikh Zayed Mosque and Heritage Village during any Islamic festival

Mosques have very strict dress codes: women must wear long loose clothing, and ensure their arms and legs are fully covered. Women are also required to cover their heads at all times. Along Abaya with a scarf (long black dress attire) may be provided by the tour operator; Men must not show above their knees and must cover their shoulders. Failure to do so will result in the refused entry. The tour operator cannot provide any kind of clothing for men

Tattoos must be covered

The duration of this tour will be between 8 and 9 hours, depending on traffic

It is not recommended to book this tour on Friday if you have a return flight on the same day, as the drop-off time is dependent on traffic and can not be guaranteed

Phone

+971 564039555

Email

sales@airaholidays.ae