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From Dubai: Abu Dhabi City Tour with Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque & Optional Lunch

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New to Abu Dhabi and overwhelmed by everything you want to see? This tour is a perfect introduction to the magnificent city.

Highlights

  • Go for an afternoon or morning day tour of Abu Dhabi from Dubai with an English guide and feel the spiritual serenity of the Sheikh Zayed Mosque.

  • Marvel at the opulence of Qasr Al Watan, the Crown Prince's residence, and stop by Etihad Towers as you admire its architecture.

  • Discover the Emirati culture at the Dates Market and the Heritage Village and take a photo stop at Emirates Palace Hotel, one of the world's most luxurious hotels.

  • Drive through Yas Island, renowned for the Formula 1 Grand Prix and the iconic Ferrari World, and enjoy an optional lunch at the Yas Mall or Marina Mall, the biggest mall in Abu Dhabi.

  • Fun fact: The 'Spirit of Collaboration' chamber at Qasr Al Watan Palace has a massive chandelier embellished with more than 25,000 crystals.

Inclusions

  • Full-day morning/afternoon tour of Abu Dhabi

  • Entry to Sheikh Zayed Mosque

  • English-speaking guide

  • Round-trip shared transfers from Dubai

  • Lunch (optional)

Cancellation policy

You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Ratings & Reviews

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Inga Naumova

Inga

5/5

Mar, 2024

We loved this tour because it was very informative and we saw so much during the day. Thanks to our awesome guide Manjinder Singh we had a feeling that we have really learnt a lot about Abu Dhabi. He was always eager to answer any of our questions and really tried to make sure that we enjoy our time with him and the rest of the group. We are still under the impression of the visit of the Sheih Al Zayed Mosque. It was simply stunning! Thank you for everything! You really made us feel welcomed and we look forward to coming back to Dubai and Abu Dhabi soon!
Savita Soni

Savita

5/5

Mar, 2024

Excellent experience , they shows everything thry mention at the time of booking . Nice guide , explain and guide us properly.
Krishanu Das

Krishanu

5/5

Feb, 2024

Our guide Ahmed was superb. He guided us about the tourist attractions, have shared useful knowledge and facts regarding different attractions, histry of UAE and 7 emirates, etc. He was quite calm and patient and friendly. He was also answering all our specific queries regarding dates, pearl and many other things. It was amazing. Only thing I didn't like is that I didn't receive call well ahead only an email around 6 pm on previous day about pick up time which was 1 hour prior to menioned time on the scheduled day.
Maria Alfano

Maria

5/5

Oct, 2023

Manjinder nade the experience even better than we imagined. He was friendly, knowledgeable, constantly ensuring we had our questions answered. Well worth the money we paid for the tour. The Grand Mosque was stunning too!
ASHISHKUMAR BHAGUBHAI TANDEL

Ashishkumar

5/5

Mar, 2024

Very enjoyable tour.Guide Ahmed was very co operative.

Experience the beauty of Abu Dhabi

Experience the luxury of UAE’s largest city on this afternoon or morning guided tour. Begin your journey relaxed with a hotel pickup from Dubai and head to the ever-famous Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, one of the most beautiful mosques in the world. Learn from your guide about the marble-clad structure featuring extensive Islamic art and carvings.

Next, head to Qasr al Watan, also known as the Palace of the Nation is a majestic cultural landmark of the UAE. You will be welcomed into the spectacular Great Hall as soon as you pass through the palace’s imposing archways. The interiors boast opulent halls and chambers featuring ornate carvings, domes, and grand chandeliers. Drive past Yas Island and see the Ferrari park – the largest theme park before stopping at Yas Mall. Here you will get the opportunity to spend some time doing much-needed shopping or grab a bite with an optional lunch.

Learn about the city’s culture

Drive along the Corniche and pass by elegant white mosques, glass-covered buildings, high-rise apartments, the opulence of the Emirates Palace, the Palace of Emir and so much more. Take a tour of the Dates Market, where you can sample and purchase a variety of local dates. End your tour by visiting Heritage Village, a reconstructed traditional Emirati village that provides a glimpse into the traditional way of life in Abu Dhabi before the discovery of oil. The village features a museum, a souk, and a traditional Bedouin camp, allowing visitors to learn about the history and culture of the region.

Itinerary

Morning Tour

  • 9am-9:30am: Pick-up from hotel in Dubai

  • 11am: Entry to Sheikh Zayed Mosque

  • 1pm: Yas Mall or Marina Mall lunch stop (based on the selected option)

  • Sights covered:

    • Qasr Al Watan photo stop

    • Heritage Village visit

    • Marjan Gallery visit

    • Corniche drive-through

    • Emirates Palace photo stop

    • Qasr Al Hosn visit

    • Ferrari World/ Yas Island photo stop

    • Etihad Tower photo stop

  • 7pm: Drop-off at hotel in Dubai

Afternoon Tour

  • 11pm-12pm: Pick-up from Dubai

  • 1:30pm: Entry to Sheikh Zayed Mosque

  • Yas Mall or Marina Mall lunch stop (based on the selected option)

  • Sights covered:

    • Qasr Al Watan photo stop

    • Heritage Village visit

    • Marjan Gallery visit

    • Corniche drive-through

    • Emirates Palace photo stop

    • Etihad Tower photo stop

    • Ferrari World/ Yas Island photo stop

  • 7pm-8pm: Return from Abu Dhabi

Accessibility

  • Lockers, wheelchair & stroller accessibility, baby changing, and feeding room.

What to bring

  • It is recommended to wear sunglasses during your visit to the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque.

  • For women, it is recommended to wear a traditional robe (abaya) and a headscarf (shayla). If you do not have your own, these garments will be provided to you.

  • When you visit the mosque you should completely cover your arms, legs, and hair.

  • For men, it is recommended to wear long trousers and long sleeves.

What’s not allowed

  • Overt display of affection is not allowed inside Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque.

  • Note: No transparent clothing, half sleeves, skirts, beach wear, jeans, or tight clothing is allowed inside the mosque.

  • Smoking is prohibited inside the vehicle.

  • Photographing local women is not allowed.

  • Consumption of food and drink is not permitted in the great hall or exhibition rooms of Qasr Al Watan. You can only consume in restaurant areas of the palace and in the gardens.

  • Pets or animals are not allowed in the Palace or the Palace grounds of Qasr Al Watan.

  • Your voucher will be emailed to you instantly.

  • Please display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID during the pick-up.

Meeting Point (If not Opted for Hotel Transfers)

  • Meet your guide at Dubai Internet Metro City

  • Address: Dubai - United Arab Emirates

Get Directions to the Meeting Point

Hotel Transfers

  • This ticket includes hotel pickups.

  • In the next step of booking, please specify the name and address of your hotel.

  • Hotel Pick ups is applicable to all hotels in Dubai Deira / Bur Dubai / Downtown / Sheikh Zayed Road / Mall of Emirates / Jumeirah / Palm Jumeirah / Marina area.

  • Additional charge of USD 15 applies for pick up from Sharjah, Jebel Ali or Ajman Hotels (to be paid at pickup).

  • Drop off areas are Emirates mall, Dubai Mall, Burjuman and Deira City Center.

  • On the day of your tour, please report at your hotel lobby 15 mins prior to your scheduled departure.

  • If your hotel does not have a lobby, please wait at the entrance of the hotel.

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