Abu Dhabi City Tour
Abu Dhabi City tour is a great trip in which you will feast your eyes with lush green gardens and amaze yourself with the city skyscrapers. Abu Dhabi covers the 80% of UAE’s total land area. This Arabian Jewel is the hub of trade and culture. We will pick you in a comfortable private car from your Dubai residence or hotel in the morning or noon.
Our first destination is Sheikh Zayed Mosque, managed by the Ministry of Presidential Affairs. The mosque is a hub of connecting different traditions and cultures of the world. It has the most intricate architecture and is open for both muslim and non-muslim tourists. Next we head towards Emirates Palace, the most sophisticated architecture that represents Arabian culture. It is the largest hotel in Abu Dhabi, built along the seashore and surrounded by lush green gardens. Then, we stop at Creek for photography session and will go to Marina Mall.
Marina Mall is the most famous and beautiful shopping center in Abu Dhabi. Warm sunlight penetrates within this five-floor mall through three domes, which provide a unique ambience. While there is a stunning fountain at the ground floor that adds the value to this wide mall and provides a perfect place for photography. This mall has various anchor stores, which make it more wide and fascinating. They are Emirates Bowling Village, Fun City, VOX Cinemas, 2XL, Marks & Spencer, Carrefour Hypermarket, Paris Gallery, Zara and Plugins.You can also have a ride of Marina Eye to capture the best view of city Skyline ( at additional cost ).
From shopping mall we move towards a village. Abu Dhabi Heritage Village takes you into the ancient history of Arabia. There is an old mosque, a fort and a traditional market ‘’souk’’. You will see a barasti house that is uniquely built to catch the breeze. Some craftsmen are showcasing their talent and busy in making pottery and tannery. Then, there is a glassblowing workshop while others are honing the blades, known as khanjars. In short, it offers you to look deep into the Bedouin lifestyle.
Abu Dhabi Dates Market is a superb place from where you will have different varieties of dates from traditional shops. These dates are beautifully displayed in wooden barrels, they include Lulu and Khlas, Sag’ai, Mabroom, Khudry, Rushodiah, Ajwa and the soft Majhool dates from Palestine. Then, we will visit Handicraft Market. Handmade baskets, shops of weaving and sewing, embroidery, Bedouin clothings, carpets, rugs and mats, crockery and hundreds of other items are available there.
Yas Island is our next destination. We will drive around Ferrari World, which has the world’s fastest roller coaster Formula Rossa and next to it, there is the Formula One track Abu Dhabi. After taking a round and visiting all these iconic places we will drive back to Dubai and drop you to your hotel or residence.