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  1. United Arab Emirates
  2. Dubai
  3. Sheikh Zayed Mosque

From Dubai: Private Full-Day Tour to Abu Dhabi

Product ID: 45433
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Explore the capital of the United Arab Emirates on this full-day tour from Dubai to Abu Dhabi. Experience the contrast between old traditions and the new, modern Abu Dhabi with impressive buildings and skyscrapers.
About this activity
Duration: 9 hours - 1 day
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Arabic
Wheelchair accessible

Pickup optional

Your hotel in Dubai
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Visit Sheikh Zayed Mosque, one of the largest mosques in the world
  • Learn more about the traditional lifestyle of the local people
  • Admire the artificially created islands and the stunning modern buildings
  • Enjoy a photo stop at the Ferrari World and see the Formula 1 circuit
  • Marvel at the beautiful Emirates Palace
  • Discover the Heritage Village
Full description
This tour provides an overview of the capital of the United Arab Emirates and the island on which it is located. Your tour guide will meet you in the lobby of your hotel in Dubai at 08:30 and guide you around Abu Dhabi, the largest city of the United Arab Emirates.

After arriving in Abu Dhabi, your first stop is at the Sheikh Zayed Mosque, one of the largest mosques in the world which hosts more than 30,000 worshippers. The mosque is completely clad in marble and has numerous intricate Islamic decorations.

You will then head into the city center. At the Heritage Village, a small museum, you can gain insight into the traditions of the population before the oil boom. Afterwards you can enjoy a photo stop at the dhow harbor and at the famous Emirates Palace.

The tour then continues on to the picturesque waterside promenade along the gleaming white mosques, glass-walled offices, and elegant high-rise apartments to the top of the breakwater. Here you can enjoy the fantastic view of the city.

At the end of the tour you will visit Saadiyat Island, the famous manmade island. Along with numerous hotels, a cultural center will be established here with museums such as the Louvre Abu Dhabi and the Guggenheim.

Before heading back to Dubai, you will visit Yas Island, home to the Formula 1 circuit and the Ferrari World.
  • Pick-up and drop off at your hotel in Dubai
  • Transfers in air-conditioned car (up to 8 people) or air-conditioned bus (for larger groups)
  • Tour guide
  • Tickets to Ferrari World (when option booked)
  • Lunch in Emirates Palace (when option booked)
  • Visit to the Falcon Hospital (when option booked)
  • Water
What’s Not Included
  • Souvenirs

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Know before you go
Please observe the dress code for visiting the Sheikh Zayed Mosque.

Please note that if you book the option which includes lunch in the Emirates Palace at 14:00, you will receive a lunch of high tea with various snacks and drinks instead.
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Product ID: 45433