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

From Dubai: Abu Dhabi Mosque, Qasr Al Watan & Etihad Towers

Product ID: 223425
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Take a memorable journey through the capital city of UAE with this full day tour. Immerse yourself in the tranquillity of Sheikh Zayed Mosque, marvel at the Al Watan Palace and see the splendid Etihad Towers.
About this activity
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Duration: 8 - 9 hours
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Live tour guide
English, German, Spanish, Italian, French

Pickup included

Complimentary pickup is available from any hotel or apartment in Dubai, as well as the cruise port (Port Rashid). Pickup from Bab Al Shams hotels and Al Maha resorts is available only with an additional fees. Pickup from Dubai Airport available from Holiday Inn Airport hotel. Pickup will be made within 0-40 minutes of your selected time as per your location.

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Experience

Highlights
  • Relish in the serenity of Sheikh Zayed Mosque
  • Admire the craftsmanship of the Al Watan Palace and learn about Arab culture and government
  • Enjoy the panoramic views of Abu Dhabi city from the observation deck of Etihad Towers
Full description
Experience a day of breathtaking buildings and views, with visits to the Sheikh Zayed Mosque, Al Watan Palace, and Etihad Towers. Enjoy the convenience of being picked up from your accommodation in Dubai. Relax during the scenic 90-minute journey from Dubai to Abu Dhabi. Visit Sheikh Zayed Mosque, the largest mosque in the UAE. Admire its shimmering white onion domes. Enter the mosque and be spellbound by its breathtaking interior – a symphony of marble, gold, crystals, and ceramics. Stand under the world’s third-largest chandelier made of millions of Swarovski crystals. Admire the world’s largest carpet, which measures over 5000 square-meters and required 1200 carpet knotters to make.

Stop for lunch at the Marina Mall. Enjoy a delicious meal at your own expense at one of the mall’s restaurants or food courts.

Afterward, visit the Etihad Towers, an entertainment hub consisting of five luxurious skyscrapers. Ride the elevator up to the Observation deck located on the 74th floor. From there, take in a spectacular view of the Abu Dhabi skyline including the Emirates Palace and the Presidential Palace.

Explore the Qasr Al Watan, the “Palace of the Nation.” This splendid palace offers insight into Arab heritage and the governing principles that shaped the history of the UAE. Explore the Palace’s fascinating exhibits and marvel at its exquisite craftsmanship. Afterward, return to your accommodations in Dubai.
Includes
  • Pickup and drop-off from Dubai hotels
  • Professional licensed tour guide in your selected language
  • Entrance tickets to Qasr Al Watan, Etihad Towers, and Sheikh Zayed Mosque
  • Abaya and scarf for ladies, on loan
  • Cold mineral water
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch
  • Any extra services or expenses not mentioned above
  • Guided tour within the Al Watan Palace (entrance only)
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Smoking
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• Women must wear long, loose clothing and fully cover their arms, legs, and head; if required, a long Abaya with a scarf (long black dress attire) will be provided on loan
• Men must not reveal any flesh above their knees and their shoulders must be covered; no loan clothes are provided for the men
• Qasr Al Watan has the right to close the entrance without any notice during any Presidential events; and the visit will be replaced with Qasr Al Hosn or Heritage Village, whichever is available on that day
• It is not possible to visit the Sheikh Zayed Mosque during any Islamic festivals
• Guided tours are not permitted inside the palace, however, your guide will explain the key features of the palace prior to entry
• The duration of the tour includes the hotel pick up, drop-off, and the travel time between places
• Please note that restaurants will not be open during the month of Ramadan, April 23 to May 23, 2020. During this time you are recommended to bring food with you

From £66.57 per person

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Product ID: 223425