Full-Day Tour of Abu Dhabi City From Dubai, Day Trip with Guide

Abu Dhabi Trip Overview

After hotel pickup in Dubai, venture south by air-conditioned vehicle to Abu Dhabi, hearing about the city’s explosive growth on the back of its 1950s oil boom from your guide as you travel.

On arrival, enjoy a tour of Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, one of the world’s largest mosques. Explore the white marble arcades and courtyards, and visit the prayer room as you hear about the mosque’s design and significance.

Continue to Yas Island for photo-ops outside Yas Marina Circuit and Ferrari World, and then drive by the surreal-looking cultural buildings sprouting up on Saadiyat Island.

Pass Qasr Al Hosn, former home of Abu Dhabi’s royals, and after a break for lunch (own expense) at the Mall, see Corniche and Emirates palaces before visiting Heritage Village to learn about the city’s original Bedouin culture.

Your tour ends with hotel drop-off in Dubai.

Additional Info

Duration: 10 hours
Starts: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Cultural Tours



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After hotel pickup in Dubai, venture south by air-conditioned vehicle to Abu Dhabi, hearing about the city’s explosive growth on the back of its 1950s oil boom from your guide as you travel.

On arrival, enjoy a tour of Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, one of the world’s largest mosques. Explore the white marble arcades and courtyards, and visit the prayer room as you hear about the mosque’s design and significance.

Continue to Yas Island for photo-ops outside Yas Marina Circuit and Ferrari World, and then drive by the surreal-looking cultural buildings sprouting up on Saadiyat Island.

Pass Qasr Al Hosn, former home of Abu Dhabi’s royals, and after a break for lunch (own expense) at the Mall, see Corniche and Emirates palaces before visiting Heritage Village to learn about the city’s original Bedouin culture.

Your tour ends with hotel drop-off in Dubai.

Itinerary
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Stop At: The Corniche, Corniche Road, Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates

We will stop at The Corniche for short nice walk access both to numerous beaches (the free one is good enough) and some decent restaurants with very nice views

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Heritage Village, Dubai, Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates

Craftsman center, Islamic art and cultural museum at the Heritage village

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Center, Sheikh Rashid Bin Saeed Street, 5th St, Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates

Visit inside the beautiful Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, Yas Leisure Drive Yas Island, Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates

Ferrari world (outside photo-stop)

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Al Wahda Mall 2 St, Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates

Optional: Visit at Al Wahda Mall

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Qasr Al Watan, Al Ras Al Akhdar, Abu Dhabi 001 United Arab Emirates

Pass Qasr Al Hosn, a former home of Abu Dhabi’s royals

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Louvre Abu Dhabi, Saadiyat Cultural District Saadiyat Island, Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates

Louvre Museum (outside)

Duration: 15 minutes



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