From Abu Dhabi: Grand Mosque & Presidential Palace City Tour

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Departs: United Arab Emirates, United Arab Emirates

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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How about we travel to the magnificent beauty of Abu Dhabi and get immersed in the stunning destinations in this half-day city tour? Check out the aesthetic essence of Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, relaxing scenery of Abu Dhabi Corniche, the opulent charm of Emirates Palace, Etihad Towers and many more.


Visit the nation’s largest mosque, the ‘Sheikh Zayed Mosque’

Stroll around the scenic beauty of Abu Dhabi Corniche

Appreciate the wonder appealing Emirates Palace and Etihad Towers

Drench in the artistic and Arabian heritage of Qasr Al Watan Palace

What's Included

Abaya with scarf for Ladies (local long black dress attire to visit mosque)

Clean and air-conditioned modern vehicle.

Cold mineral water

Entry fee based on the itinerary especially to Qasr Al Watan

Etihad Tower Observation deck visit

Pick up and drop off to your selected location / hotel in Abu Dhabi.

Professional licensed tour guide.

What's Not Included

Any extra services or expenses not mentioned above.

Entrance inside Emirates Palace (however it can be viewed from outside)

Guide inside the Qasr Al Watan Palace

Tipping Kitty

Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 3
  • CHILD: Age: 4 - 11
  • ADULT: Age: 12 - 80

Additional Info

  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap
  • Men must not show above their knees and cover their shoulders. Failure to do so will result in refused entry. Company does not provide any kind of clothes to men.
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Temperature checks for travellers upon arrival
  • There is a shuttle bus service to the entrance from the main gate of the palace.
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • ANNOUNCEMENT: As per the national government of Abu Dhabi Qasr Al Watan (PRESIDENTIAL PALACE) will be closed from 10th November until 16th November 2019
  • Entry to the Qasr Al Watan may be prohibited during presidential events but will be replaced with Qasr Al Hosn or Heritage Village (whichever available on that day)
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Infants are not charged if they don’t require a seat.
  • Large bags or luggage is not allowed.
  • Mosques Dress Code. Mosques have very strict dress codes, when visiting; Women must wear long loose clothing, insure their arms and legs are fully covered. Women are also required to their heads at all times. However, company will provide long-local Abaya
  • Pick-up from your Abu Dhabi City Central hotels and cruise port only from outside the Cruise port gate, Airport pick up is available only from Premier inn Abu Dhabi Airport hotel.
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Sheikh Zayed Mosque on Fridays opens from 5:00 pm till 7:00 pm and will be closed some certain dates and announcement of these days mostly few days before only, also it is not possible to visit the Sheikh Zayed Mosque during any Islamic festival.
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • The tour guiding by professional tour guide Bilingual Languages.
  • There will be no entry for the tour guide inside the Qasr Al Watan but he will narrate you all the required information before you enter the Palace.

Cancellation Policy

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

Begin this thrilling half-day city tour to the notable destinations of Abu Dhabi with a prompt pick up from your hotel or selected location in Abu Dhabi in an air-conditioned vehicle. Let’s head to see the alluring white marble structure that serves as an epitome of splendor and elegance, the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque. The mosque is known as the ‘White Pearl of the Gulf’ and is the largest in the country and the third largest mosque in the world. It took over 12 years to complete this truly majestic mosque and holds official world records for having the world's largest handmade carpet and the largest chandelier in the world.

1 hours • Admission Ticket Included

The Corniche
Next, head to city Corniche to admire its clean water and surroundings.

• Admission Ticket Free

Emirates Palace
The trip to Abu Dhabi is incomplete without taking at least one picture with the Emirates Palace in the backdrop. This place is a magical destination of ethereal beauty and unique experience. With this photo stop, take some cool pictures to cherish forever.

• Admission Ticket Free

Etihad Towers
Let’s continue the tour to our next destination of five stunning towers, Etihad Towers. If you are a Fast and Furious die Hard Fan then rewind to the scene of the 7th installment to relive the scene and take a visit to this imposing tower observation deck to enjoy panoramic views of Abu Dhabi.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Qasr Al Watan
After which, let’s proceed to the Presidential Palace, the Qasr Al Watan. Indulge in a quirky opportunity to walk in the hallways of the Palace of the Nations. The place is a reflection of the Arabian artistry and heritage, which also serves as a treasure of knowledge about the story of Arabia in the contemporary world.

Now that we have covered the eminent destinations of Abu Dhabi, you will be dropped back to your hotel or selected location with loads of memories of today’s trip.

Later you will be taken back to your hotel or selected location.

1 hours • Admission Ticket Included

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