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  1. United Arab Emirates
  2. Abu Dhabi
  3. Emirates Palace

Abu Dhabi: Half–Day City Tour From Abu Dhabi

Product ID: 116794
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Snap some photos and dive into the history, beauty and culture of Abu Dhabi on this informative sightseeing tour.
About this activity
Duration 5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide

Pickup included

Pickup is at your hotel lobby within 30 minutes of your booked time. The stated tour duration includes pickup and drop off times. Pickup is only available from Abu Dhabi City Central hotels, and cruise port pickup is only from outside the port gate. Airport pickup is available only from the Premier inn Abu Dhabi Airport hotel.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Marvel at the architectural beauty of Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
  • Stroll along the serene City Corniche
  • Stop for photos at Emirates Palace and Etihad Towers
  • Trace out the Arabian heritage and artistry at Qasr Al Watan Palace
Full description
Start your day of adventure with a pick-up service at your hotel or selected location in Abu Dhabi. Here, your friendly driver/guide will be waiting to meet you before taking you to explore the capital city’s iconic attractions. This sightseeing tour begins at the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, one of the largest mosques in the world. 

Stroll along the City Corniche, a pleasant waterfront, before stopping to take photos of the Emirates Palace and the Etihad Towers, which were used in the Fast and Furious 7 film.

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. Finally, you will be taken back to your hotel or selected location.
  • Pick-up and drop off at hotels in Abu Dhabi
  • Air-conditioned transportation
  • Professional, licensed, bilingual tour guide
  • Entrance fees according to the itinerary
  • Water
  • Complete access to the Palace, Garden and other public spaces within the premise of Qasr Al Watan
What’s Not Included
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips
  • Guided tour inside Qasr Al Watan Palace
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Not allowed
  • Shorts
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Sleeveless shirts
Know before you go
• Please note, Qasr Al Watan will be closed from October 11 to October 17, 2019
• It is not possible to visit the Sheikh Zayed Mosque during Islamic festivals
• Women must wear long, loose clothing and cover their arms, legs and heads. An abaya (black dress) and scarf will be provided by the local partner if needed
• Men must cover their shoulders and knees. The local partner cannot provide clothing for men
• Infants are free of charge if they do not need a seat
• This tour may be conducted in two different languages simultaneously
• The tour duration includes pickup and drop-off times
• There is a shuttle bus service to the entrance from the main gate of the palace
• Guided tours are not permitted within the palace
• Qasr Al Watan may be closed without notice during presidential events as it is a national palace, however, it will be replaced with Etihad Towers & Heritage Village
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Product ID: 116794