Dubai Tour to Abu Dhabi w/ Camel Ride, Dunes, Heritage Village, Tattoo & Palace

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Experience the mysterious beauty of the Arabian Desert with our special morning tour, made for those who like spending sunrise hours in the surreal magnificence of the golden dunes. This desert adventure is combined with cultural immersion and acquaintance with Arabian Desert traditions.

Explore the royal culture of Arabian sheiks while visiting must-see sights in the cultural center of the UAE. Abu Dhabi plays a crucial role in today’s Emirates, being a significant center of the country’s development. Compared to exuberant Dubai, Abu Dhabi has a completely different atmosphere making it a place to visit.

• Get your day started in the serene beauty of the desert
• Experience modern and traditional desert activities including sandboarding, camel ride, and safari
• Get acquainted with the UAE capital of Abu Dhabi to get a true feel of the country
• Learn more about history and traditions from your guide

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Duration: 12 hours
Starts: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Cultural Tours



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Experience the mysterious beauty of the Arabian Desert with our special morning tour, made for those who like spending sunrise hours in the surreal magnificence of the golden dunes. This desert adventure is combined with cultural immersion and acquaintance with Arabian Desert traditions.

Explore the royal culture of Arabian sheiks while visiting must-see sights in the cultural center of the UAE. Abu Dhabi plays a crucial role in today’s Emirates, being a significant center of the country’s development. Compared to exuberant Dubai, Abu Dhabi has a completely different atmosphere making it a place to visit.

• Get your day started in the serene beauty of the desert
• Experience modern and traditional desert activities including sandboarding, camel ride, and safari
• Get acquainted with the UAE capital of Abu Dhabi to get a true feel of the country
• Learn more about history and traditions from your guide

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

Discover one of the largest mosques in the world, which can host more than 40,000 worshipers at once. Marvel at the incredible architecture and jaw-dropping interior of this place.

The mosque was built of marble in 2007. Inside it has the world’s biggest Iranian carpet with 5,628 m2 and weighing 47 tons, seven German chandeliers, decorated with leaf-gold and Austrian Swarowski crystals. The main chandelier was the biggest in the world up to 2010 but it still is the biggest chandelier installed in a mosque. The mosque also features fascinating calligraphy art.

Duration: 1 hour

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

Take a time trip into the times when the oil deposits weren’t discovered and the life of Arabs was completely different from what we see today. Visit an ethnographic Heritage Village and learn how bazaars, mosques, and Bedouin camps looked like those times.

Strolling through the installations you’ll be able to watch potters, glassblowers, weavers, and other craftsmen doing their job. It is an interesting place showing the way people lived in an Arabic oasis. You can buy here some pieces of craft, dried herbs, handmade soap, and souvenirs.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Emirates Palace, West End Corniche, Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates

Stop by this bewildering hotel that combined luxury and royal legacy. The hotel offers an unforgettable getaway and has no analogs in Abu Dhabi. Constructed following the best traditions of royal palaces it is located near a perfect sand beach not far from the malls and business areas. The whole territory with a green park makes the hotel a unique place and a great tourist attraction.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Yas Island, Yas Island, Emirate of Abu Dhabi

Your guide will get you to another entertainment and leisure site. Artificial Yas Island is one of the top tourism projects in Abu Dhabi and combines everything for great leisure time. There you will find malls, luxurious hotels, Formula 1 Yas Marina Circuit, amusement parks, restaurants, fashionable brands’ outlets, and many more.

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Continue being surprised at the sight of the majestic and awe-inspiring Qasr Al Watan Palace. The building, woven of marble and delicate stained-glass windows, rises above Ras Al Akhdar island.
You won’t be disappointed after coming inside either. There are official reception halls, historic tours, multimedia shows, which tell about the history of emirates from ancient times, presents collection, ancient artifacts exhibition, a huge library with more than 50,000 available books. Be astonished by the splendid interior decoration: delicate mosaics, golden writings, shining marble plates, all rooms have crystal lamps.
It’s worth noting that color pallet only includes three colors: blue (symbolizing skies), yellow (sand in Rub Al Khali desert), and white (kandura, ankle-length male garment). The complex’s territory includes a huge space and green blooming gardens on 150 hectares.
The place is surrounded by a special oriental charm.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve, Desert Dubai-Al Ain Road – Exit 50, 118887 United Arab Emirates

Discover the surreal world of the Arabian desert in the biggest national park in the UAE. It occupies almost 5% of the emirate territory preserving unique and exotic flora and fauna.

Immerse yourself in the magical world of the natural reserve as you go further in the desert. Being one of the most popular destinations in the UAE it offers a miraculous experience for you to share. Head off to the untouched vast space of the desert to bash the dunes of sand on extreme safari, see the setting sun as you ride a camel and soak in one of a kind atmosphere of an oriental fairytale.
If you require more adrenaline, try sandboarding and be sure you won’t forget that. See how fast all shades of red turn dark, as the night comes. Continue your cultural adventure in a desert camp, try shisha, traditional local food, salads, BBQ, and dessert. Admire belly dances, fire show, and traditional dance of Arabian dervish.

Duration: 5 hours



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