Public Tour - Abu Dhabi City Tour & Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque (8 Hours)

Day Trips & Excursions in Abu Dhabi

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Explore the capital of the UAE on this 8-hour tour of Abu Dhabi staring from Dubai. We will travel along the Sheikh Zayed Road, enjoying the panoramic views of Dubai's astonishing skyscrapers as we head to Abu Dhabi.The Abu Dhabi City Tour would include a visit to Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, the leaning tower (Capital Gate), Emirates Palace Hotel & Etihad Towers (Panoramic view), Abu Dhabi Corniche, Heritage Village, Dates Market, Pass by Louver Museum and more.
Upon arrival in Abu Dhabi, our first stop is Sheikh Zayed Mosque. The Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque is one of the most important sites in the whole Abu Dhabi. The Mosque is 8th largest Mosque in the world. Named after Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, founder and first President of the UAE, it was officially opened in the Islamic month of Ramadan in 2007, with a capacity of 40,000 worshippers. The mosque features 82 domes, more than a thousand columns, and the world's largest hand-knotted carpet. Dominating the main prayer hall is one of the largest chandeliers in the world, at 10 meters in diameter, 15 meters in height, and weighing 12 tons. After we tour inside the mosque, we will walk around the surroundings of the area to view the reflecting pools that amplify the site beauty and glory.The next adventure would be to Pass by the Capital Gate, is also known as The Leaning Tower of Abu Dhabi. Pass by the deluxe and astonishing  Emirates Palace Hotel and Etihad Towers on our route to the Abu Dhabi Corniche; one of the city’s most vibrant locations, famous for its sandy beach.We head to discover villages and museums that describe the richness of Abu Dhabi culture, including the Heritage Village, where you will see an exact representation of how people lived before the discovery of the city’s oil reserves.The next stop is the Dates Market located in Al Mina. Visit and taste the vast variety of their fresh dates. On the way back to Dubai you will stop and take pictures of Ferrari World theme park is home to Ferrari themed rides and attractions.Last stop would be to visit and pass by Yas Island that homes Ferrari World Theme park, Louver Museum and Warner Brothers Theme Park.

What’s included

  • Pickup Up On Sharing Basis From your Hotel / Location in Dubai
  • Cold Mineral Water
  • Transportation by clean and Air conditioned Vehicle
  • Abu Dhabi Professional Guided Tour
  • Visit To Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque (45 Minutes to 1 Hours)
  • Clothing for Women (Abaya to wear during Mosque tour would be provided)
  • Leaning Tower Abu Dhabi (Drive Through)
  • Presidential Palace (Drive Through)
  • Etihad Towers (Stop Over for Clicking Photos) (5 – 10 Minutes)
  • Emirates Palace (Stop Over for Clicking Photos) (5 – 10 Minutes)
  • Abu Dhabi Heritage Village & Museum (Approx. 30 Minutes)
  • Dates Market (20 – 30 Minutes)
  • Drive through Saadiyat and Yas Island that home, Louver Museum and Warner Bro’s.
  • Ferrari World Abu Dhabi (Stopover for clicking Pictures (20 – 25 Minutes)
  • Drop Back To Your Hotel

What’s not included

  • Lunch
  • Gratuities