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What to Expect
Explore ever-changing Abu Dhabi and be amazed at the intricate weaving of tradition and modernity, in this half day tour of the UAE’s capital city. Learn more about the religious foundations of Islamic faith and admire the architecture and sounds when visiting the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque. Get a fascinating insight into traditional life at the fruit and dates market. Although now well outnumbered by modern shopping malls, the souks take you back in time when barter was the only way of trading, and negotiation a time honored skill. Get a taste of what real Bedouin life was about at the Heritage Village near Marina Mall. Built like a traditional oasis village and tells the story of Bedouin customs and folklore. Take home some souvenirs or a beautiful henna tattoo at the village’s small Bedouin market. Don’t forget to take a picture of the fascinating skyline of Abu Dhabi.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Any Abu Dhabi Hotel within city limits, Yas island and Saadiyat Island hotels, Hotels near airport area. From the airport pick up is possible from Premier Inn Abu Dhabi Airport.
No pick up from Residential and Office buildings, Shopping malls and other attractions with big crowds at the entrance and no parking space.
Departure Time
08:30 am to 13:00 hrs every day apart from Fridays.
Duration
4h
Return Details
Drop off to the same location as your pick up. Drop off to another location is possible with preliminary approval done at least 24 hrs before your tour. Please contact us for more details.
Inclusions
  • Driver/guide
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Bottled water
  • Local taxes
  • Air-conditioned Vehicles
  • Abaya and sheila for ladies to enter The Grand Mosque.
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Food and drinks, other than the "value added offers" specified in your guidebook
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
  • Refunds will not be issued if tour/activity is missed due to late or non-arrival of cruise ship
  • Dress code is smart casual (respectful to local culture: no see through, tight clothes, shorts above knee, mini skirts, swim wear, open shoulders or chest for both male and female tour participants)
  • Each traveler is allowed a maximum of 1 suitcase and 1 carry-on bag. Oversized or excessive luggage (e.g. surfboards, golf clubs or bikes) may have certain restrictions, please inquire with the operator prior to travel to confirm if your excess luggage is acceptable
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you Elena, you were fantastic. Patient and knowledgeable. Tour was interesting, would recommend.

Date of experience: October 2019
1  Thank LordyLana
Reviewed 8 June 2019

We were very impressed with our private tour through Abu Dhabi. We had just come off the plane from Australia and had not slept at all during the 13 hour flight. The fact that this tour was SO interesting, kept us awake for the morning!!...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Josine T
Reviewed 6 May 2019

We had a fantastic morning seeing the main sites in the short amount of time we had in Abu Dhabi. I would recommend doing this tour at 0830 as we did as our guide said the mp mosque gets very busy and when we went...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank susan d
Reviewed 21 March 2019

My friend and I had the vehicle and guide all to ourselves. We had a very comprehensive tour of all of the major sites in Abu Dhabi, even going to places not on the tour description. Our guide was personable and informative. He made all...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank lynnea187
Reviewed 6 February 2019 via mobile

We really enjoyed our tour. Our guide was really approachable and friendly. She was also very insightful, pointing out the various area of Abu Dhabi and it's history. We really enjoyed our tour and would recommend it to anyone visit Abu Dhabi for the first...More

1  Thank harryc125
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