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A Complete Guide to Sightseeing Abu Dhabi City Tour

A Complete Guide to Sightseeing Abu Dhabi City Tour

Abu Dhabi is a metropolis with a population of over 1.5 million people. It is a cultural hub with many incredible sites to see in the nation’s capital. This city has heritage, history, and many iconic natural and man-made wonders. The exquisitely modern architecture, exotic seasides, and dynamic culture put together a must-visit destination for travelers. The Abu Dhabi city tour package is a very comprehensive way to experience everything you want.

From Dubai to Abu Dhabi city tour

The trip from Dubai to Abu Dhabi is just a 150km/93-mile short drive away. It is an accessible day trip destination. There are various transport options available, such as a bus, a rented car, or a guided tour. The bus is the most affordable option. You can rent a car, giving you flexibility and freedom to explore without a rush. However, the guided tour offers a day trip from Dubai to Abu Dhabi, including transport and a guide. It is usually around a 2-hour journey. The most famous tour company there is the brand name is “Dubai Executive Tours“.

Abu Dhabi City Tour

Must-See Attractions in Abu Dhabi City Tour

Here is the carefully curated list of the majestic landmarks to sightsee in Abu Dhabi city tour:

  1. Sheikh Zayed Mosque

The Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque is the most well-known and true testament to Islamic artistry and craftsmanship in Abu Dhabi. You will be amazed by its beauty, including the great hall, magnificent chandeliers, and beautifully hand-knotted carpets that accommodate thousands of worshippers daily. The mosque’s architecture blends elements from Moorish, Mamluk, Ottoman, and Persian traditions. This majestic mosque features 82 domes and over a thousand columns, including beautiful intricate floral designs. It is a one-of-a-kind landmark in Abu Dhabi that you cannot miss.

Sheikh Zayed Mosque

  1. Louvre Abu Dhabi

Louver Abu Dhabi opened in 2017 and is a must-visit for art lovers on the small Saadiyat Island. The museum’s art collection is from around the world, from ancient times to the period. The museum is the excellent work of Jean Nouvel that features a striking dome that reflects sunlight to create a rain of light effect. The Halls designed to look like a floating dome of light and shade, adds to the story of creative people. Louver Abu Dhabi Museum is a living example of understanding between cultures, enabling tourists to understand the common threads that run through the past.

Louvre Abu Dhabi

  1. Emirate Palace

No Abu Dhabi city tour is complete without seeing the Emirates Palace Hotel. You don’t have to stay overnight, just stop by to see its gold interiors and manicured white marble grounds. Have a coffee, or get some lunch. It is an iconic symbol of Abu Dhabi‘s luxury and wealth. The hotel is known for its lavish decor, including gold leaf accents, stunning architecture, and well-groomed gardens.

  1. The Corniche

Visit Corniche Beach and take a break from busy city life and the grandeur of the Abu Dhabi city tour. It is a picturesque waterfront featuring an 8 km long spread of white sandy shore along the coast of the Arabian Gulf. There are numerous facilities, including beautiful gardens, play areas for children, restaurants, and many picnic spots. It is a well-maintained trek ideal for walking, jogging, or simply taking in the breathtaking views of the city’s unforgettable skyline. The Corniche in the middle of Abu Dhabi shows how the city works to balance modern city life and the unchanging beauty of nature. It is a popular spot for locals and tourists.

  1. Yas Island

Yas Island is a man-made island in Abu Dhabi. It is known for its hotels, theme parks, shopping malls, and entertainment venues. Some of the main attractions on the Island include Ferrari World, Yas Mall, Yas Waterworld, Warner Bros World, Yas Marina Circuit, and much more. Yas Mall has over 370 retail stores with international and local brands. Ferrari World Abu Dhabi is famous for being the home to the world’s fastest rollercoaster, the Formula Rossa, which reaches a speed of up to 240 km/h in a few seconds. Also, it showcases the history of Ferrari and its iconic cars. At the same time, Yas Marina Circuit is famous, that has hosted the Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix since 2009. Also, Yas Waterworld is known for its thrilling slides, lazy rivers, and wave pools. Plus you will get to meet your favorite character at Warner Bros World.

Yas Island

  1. Heritage Village

Don’t miss the Heritage Village on the Abu Dhabi city tour. It is a reconstruction of a traditional Emirati oasis village. It demonstrates the country’s history and culture before oil was discovered. There, you get to talk with the costume locals, tour homes, and try traditional, authentic Arabian food. Experience the essence of pure Arabic culture.

  1. Al-Ain Oasis

Want a peaceful retreat from the city? Full of lush palm trees, rustling leaves making a natural canopy, walking paths, and historic landscapes? Al Ain Oasis is just the destination. Al Ain Oasis, Abu Dhabi is the largest oasis, a UNESCO World Heritage site since 2011. It is fed by the famous Falaj irrigation system, which is around 3000 years old. It shows that the city is committed to sustainable farming. There are many old forts. Al Jahili Fort, with massive walls, shows its strong defense. Al Ain Fort, at the top of the hill, displays the view of the whole city, making it of strategic importance. Here, you can learn about the historical heritage that makes Al Ain exceptional.

Abu Dhabi Tour Packages

The packages vary in terms of duration and cost. Some of the Abu Dhabi city tour packages offered are full-day, and half-day tours or you can custom plan the tour with Dubai Executive Tours. Including all the best places to visit in Abu Dhabi. For example transportation, entry fees, or refreshments. Contact us to get the best Abu Dhabi tour package for yourselves!

Abu Dhabi is where dynamics like modernity, history, spirituality, and culture meet. The city holds something for everyone, from the grand mosques, pristine beaches, and cultural heritage to nature’s perfect masterpieces. Contact us to book the experience on the Abu Dhabi city tour that will last forever!

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