Explore the history of Abu Dhabi on an 8-hour tour of the largest city in the United Arab Emirates. Visit the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque to see a masterpiece of Islamic architecture visit the Etihad Towers Observation Deck.
Cold mineral water
Etihad Towers Observation Deck Tickets
Licensed, bilingual tour guide
Pick-up and drop off available from Dubai city
Qasr Al Watan "Royal Palace" Tickets
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Visit
Transportation by clean, air-conditioned vehicle
What's Not Included
Guided tour inside the Qasr Al Watan Palace
Tips and any expenses or services not mentioned in "what's included"
CHILD: Age: 3 - 11
ADULT: Age: 12 - 80
During any Presidential Events, Qasr Al Watan might shut down to the public without any previous announcements as it is a national palace, but will be replaced with Qasr Al Hosn or Heritage Village (whichever available on that day)
Everyone must carry the Original Passport while traveling.
Face masks required for travellers in public areas
Guided tours are not allowed within the palace; your guide will narrate important information about the palace before the visit
Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
It is not possible to visit the Sheikh Zayed Mosque during any Islamic festival.
Kindly share your WhatsApp number for easy communication during the pickup
Lunch not included - you will be given time for lunch at Marina Mall, Carrefour or Food court OR The full Corniche view restaurant (at your own expense). Restaurants will not be available during the month of Ramadan, it is recommended to carry some snacks
Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
Specialized infant seats are available
Tattoos must be covered
The duration of this tour will be between 8 and 9 hours depending on traffic
There is a shuttle bus service to the entrance from the main gate of the palace
Vaccinated customers MUST present the Vaccination Card along with a negative PCR test result, strictly not more than 14 days. Non Vaccinated customers MUST present the a negative PCR test result, strictly not more than 48 hours.
Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
During any Presidential Events, Qasr Al Watan might shut down to the public without any previous announcements as it is a national palace.
Face masks required for guides in public areas
Gear/equipment sanitised between use
Guides required to regularly wash hands
Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap
It is not recommended to book this tour on Friday if you have a return flight on the same day, as the drop-off time is dependent on traffic and can not be guaranteed.
Lunch not included - you will be given time for lunch at Marina Mall, Carrefour or Food court OR The full Corniche view restaurant (at your own expense). Restaurants will not be available during the month of Ramadan (23 April to 23 May 2020), it is recomm
Mosques & Palace have very strict dress codes: women must wear long loose clothing, and ensure their arms and legs are fully covered. Women are also required to cover their heads at all times. For Mosque visit a long Abaya with scarf (long black dress att
Regular temperature checks for staff
Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Suitable for all physical fitness levels
Temperature checks for travellers upon arrival
The pickup time will be from 8:00 AM to 8:45 AM. Please be ready at the hotel lobby by 8:00 AM. On Fridays, you will be picked up from 10:30 AM to 11:15 AM
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.
For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
What To Expect
Explore the rich past, vibrant present and thrilling future of Abu Dhabi on a full-day tour of the largest Emirate in the United Arab Emirates.
Following a pick-up from your hotel in Dubai, travel along the Gulf coast to Abu Dhabi, listening to fascinating stories about one of the richest cities in the world along the way.
Visit the majestic Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque to marvel at its unparalleled charm. A modern
marvel the capital city, Grand Mosque is particularly noted for pristine white beauty. The amazing design and craftsmanship of this Mosque is said to be have been inspired by the similar architecture in Algeria, Morocco, India, and Pakistan.
Admission Ticket Included
Afterward, visit to another of Abu Dhabi's landmarks, the Etihad Towers. Those who have seen the ‘Furious 7’ movie will remember the imposing tower Next, take a drive along the Abu Dhabi Corniche to experience the 8-kilometer stretch of pristine waterfront up close.
Admission Ticket Included
Admire the clean water of the harbor as you continue to the opulent Emirates Palace, the official palace of Abu Dhabi’s ruling government visit to the city’s luxurious hotel, Emirates Palace. Blending Arabic elements with modern technologies, this hotel offers the finest hospitality with an authentic local feel.
Admission Ticket Free
The next stop will be at the Marina Mall, where you can take a lunch break (at your own expenses) and dine at the mall's restaurants or enjoy the food court options.
Admission Ticket Free
Qasr Al Watan
Then you will be visiting the amazing landmark of UAE - Qasr Al Watan Palace. More than just an official building, this is a cultural plus architectural landmark as well as a knowledge hub.
Then enjoy the drive back to Dubai, where you will be dropped off.
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