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  2. Dubai
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Abu Dhabi Small Group Tour & Etihad Towers Ticket from Dubai

Product ID: 140175
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An epitome of Arabian glory, Abu Dhabi has many impressive attractions ranging from towering skyscrapers to entertainment centers, mosques to palaces, and so on. On this tour you will get the opportunity to enjoy the city landmarks from Etihad towers Deck
About this activity
Duration 8.9 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide

Pickup included

Pickup is available from all central Dubai hotels, from Dubai International Airport at the Holiday Inn Express Dubai Airport (please take a local taxi or the hotel shuttle bus to the Holiday Inn Express, at your own expense), from Pullman Hotel Deira city center (for customers staying in the Sharjah City or Al Qusais area) and from the Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel Deira (for customers staying in Niaf, Gold Souq and Al Sabkha area).
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Wonder at the grand opulence of the Sheikh Zayed Mosque
  • Trace out the Arabian heritage and artistry at Qasr Al Watan Palace
  • Take a relaxing walk along the Abu Dhabi Corniche
  • Pass by the capital’s top attractions such as the Emirates palace
  • Visit the ultra-modern Etihad Towers
Full description
Following a pick-up from your hotel in Dubai, travel along the Gulf coast to Abu Dhabi, listening to the fascinating stories about one of the richest cities in the world along the way. Your first stop is the Sheikh Zayed Mosque - an incredible mosque exemplifying the beauty of Islamic architectural brilliance. Spend about 1.5 hours in the mosque with your live guide.  

Afterwards, stop at the Abu Dhabi Corniche, and take a stroll with scenic views of the Arabian Gulf. You will also see the Emirates palace. Take snaps for your photo collection with these wonderful structures as backdrop.

Another gem of the tour awaits you next - a visit to the Etihad Towers. A five-tower complex, this ultra modern architecture is home to luxury rooms, dining and leisure. Go to the observation deck (the highest of its kind in the city) located in the 74th floor and enjoy panoramic views of Abu Dhabi from its vantage point.

After Etihad Towers visit, next stop will be at the Marina Mall, where you can have your lunch from Carrefour or Food court ( closed during Ramadan) or The full Corniche view restaurant (at your own expense. Afterward, visit the beautiful Qasr Al Watan Palace housed in the Presidential Palace compound of UAE. Notice the architectural features, historical artifacts and other historical treasures of the palace.

Then relax on the return journey to Dubai.
  • Pick-up and drop off at central Dubai hotels
  • Transportation by clean, air-conditioned vehicle
  • Licensed, bilingual tour guide
  • Etihad Tower Observation deck tickets
  • Cold mineral water
  • Access to the Palace, Garden, and other public spaces within the premise of Qasr Al Watan
What’s Not Included
  • Pick-up from Movenpick Ibn Battuta, Al Maha Resort, Bab Al Shams, Jabel Ali, Sport, Motor, Investment Cities and Silicon Oasis City or any hotels far from Dubai Central (available only as a private option)
  • Gratuities
  • Visit to the Emirates Palace interior
  • Lunch, time will be given to have lunch but at own expense
  • Guided tours are not allowed within the Qasr Al Watan Palace; your guide will narrate important information about the palace before the visit
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Sunglasses
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Smoking
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• It is not possible to visit the Sheikh Zayed Mosque during an Islamic festival
• Mosques have strict dress codes: women must wear long loose clothing, and cover their arms, legs and heads. An abaya (long black dress) and scarf can be provided by the local partner. Men must cover their knees and shoulders. Failure to do so will result in refused entry. The local partner cannot provide clothing for men
• Tattoos must be covered
• The dress code in the observation deck is casual
• 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
• This trip is not wheelchair accessible
• Qasr Al Watan may be closed without notice during presidential events. In such cases, you will visit Heritage Village
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Product ID: 140175