The United Arab Emirates means united in many fascinating aspects including heritage, culture and modernity. To experience that in detail, an ideal option is a day tour to Abu Dhabi, the state capital as well as largest emirate in the UAE. If Dubai is throbbing all along with ultra-modernity, here you will find a pleasing combination of heritage, elegance and modernity.
Explore the rich past, vibrant present and thrilling future of Abu Dhabi on a full-day tour of the UAE’s largest emirate. Following a pick-up from your central hotel in Dubai; travel along the Gulf coast towards Abu Dhabi. Upon arrival, Drive through Yas Island and pass by Ferrari world as well as passing by Yas viceroy.
Now get inside the majestic Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, one of the world’s largest mosques, to marvel its white facade. Time to take a drive along the Abu Dhabi Corniche to experience the long pristine waterfront up close. continue on the corniche for a photo stop for three main landmarks the Emirates Palace, one among the top luxury hotels in Abu Dhabi, the Etihad Towers. Those who have seen the ‘Furious 7’ movie will remember the imposing tower and Presidential palace.
Next stop will be Marina mall where you can take a lunch break (at your own expenses) dine at the mall Restaurants or the food court options. Hereafter take time to explore the Emirates’ history at the UAE Heritage Village. Inside the village, visit Abu Dhabi Museum to see some interesting specimens such as a replica of an oasis desert village.
by the end of the day we drive back to Dubai for smooth drop off.