Explore the UAE capital city, Abu Dhabi, on a full-day tour from Dubai. Visit Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, a a celebrated piece of modern Islamic architecture. Go back in time at the Heritage Village, which details Abu Dhabi’s pre-oil days and Bedouin culture. Head to the Corniche for views of the city skyline and beaches before returning to Dubai.
8-hour tour of Abu Dhabi from Dubai
Walk around the impressive Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
Glimpse the traditional life of Abu Dhabi at Heritage Village
Get great photo ops of the city skyline from the Corniche
Your full-day tour begins with hotel pickup in the morning and a 2-hour drive by air-conditioned coach to Abu Dhabi.
Upon arrival, head to the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, which was constructed over a decade and finished in 2007. Hear about the design and architectural styles represented as you check out the grand building, which can hold more than 40,000 people for worship.
For a different perspective on Abu Dhabi, take a walk through the Heritage Village, an open-air museum with displays about traditional life before Abu Dhabi was transformed by oil wealth. Exhibits include a goat hair tent, ancient irrigation systems, and craftspeople who demonstrate techniques for pottery, metalwork, and spinning and weaving.
Then step back into the present day as you take in the striking city skyline and beaches from the Corniche. At the end of your 8-hour tour, your driver returns you to your Dubai hotel.