Abu Dhabi City Tour with Louvre Museum
Abu Dhabi: The Safest and one of the best cities to live in the world. Abu Dhabi the capital of the United Arab Emirates. One of the most developed and modern cities in the world Abu Dhabi unlike the neighbor Dubai has retained its elegant charm and works just fine at a calm pace without the redundant hush-hush. Abu Dhabi is preparing for the future with its projects such as Masdar City- the city of the future. The city tour of Abu Dhabi will be a fun-filled one, the city welcomes you with the largest handmade handloom carpet in Sheikh Zayed Mosque, highest high tea at Etihad Tower, the adrenaline pumping Ferrari world, and the cultural heritage of the Arabian traditions. World-Class Museums like the Louvre Museum. Guggenheim Abu Dhabi and Zayed National Museum will open soon as the constructions are still very much in progress.
Abu Dhabi City Tours with Louvre Museum
Pick up: 08.30 – 09.00 Am
Pick up location: Hotels in Dubai/ Abu Dhabi
Duration: 09 hours
Tour Type: Guided City with Professional Guide
Languages: Live Tour Guide in English, Spanish, French, Italian and Portuguese
Dress Code: Casual dress
Accessibility: Suitable for all including people with less mobility
Tour Category: Small Group Sharing Tour
Day of Operations: Saturday, Tuesday and Thursday
Visit Grand Mosque & Louvre Museum with our Abu Dhabi City Sightseeing Tour
Morning by 08.30 am meet our professional, you will start the drive to Abu Dhabi after the brief introduction about the tours and activities. The City tour of Abu Dhabi will start with visiting the biggest mosque of UAE and one of the largest mosques in the world ‘Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque’ popularly known as ‘The White Mosque’. It does not just stand out as the largest mosque in the world but the only one that captures a unique interaction between the Islamic world and world cultures. Built with a vision to incorporate the architectural styles from different Muslim civilizations and the mosque celebrates the cultural diversity of the world. There were Italian, British, Emirati architects who worked hard to design and construct an architectural masterpiece. The parts were from Turkey, Morocco, Pakistan, and Egypt among other Islamic countries, revealing a shining architectural marvel with an amazing capacity of 40,000 worshippers and visitors. The mosque was named after late the late president, His Highness Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan.
The city tour will continue with a photo stop of Emirate Palace Hotel, the third most expensive hotel in the world which cost approximately 3 Billion us dollar to construct is one of the most luxurious hotels in the world.
Drive through Al Bateen Area of Abu Dhabi, the area is home to the president Place, royal family palaces, high-rise Iconic hotels overlooking the Persian Gulf. The next stop will be Abu Dhabi Corniche the eight-kilometre stretch of perfectly shaped waterfront with children’s play area, beach, numerous cafés and fine dining restaurants make one of the best places in Abu Dhabi for a day out. Then you will be guided to Abu Dhabi Marina Mall, where you will have the time for shopping and lunch.
The next stop will be Abu Dhabi Dates Market: Mina Zayed Dates Market of Abu Dhabi is a must stop. An awesome place where you will get the high-quality dates which are locally produced in the UAE and from Oman and Saudi as well.
You will then move to the Heritage village of Abu Dhabi, where you will have the chance to experience the traditional aspects of the desert way of life. The complex includes all the elements of a traditional Emirati lifestyle: A fort that defends the invaders, a souk where the day to day trade of goats, camels and other livelihood took place, A mosque which shows the religion of Islam plays a significant role in the lifestyle.
After the Heritage village visit, you will continue to one of the best attractions of Abu Dhabi, The Art and Civilization museum ‘Louvre Abu Abu Dhabi’. The museum is the first universal museum in the middle east that translates the spirit of openness of cultures. Located in the Saadiyat district of Abu Dhabi, the museum was designed by Pritzker-prize winning architect Jean Nouvel. The museum encompasses 9,200 sq. m of galleries which includes the permanent gallery and a Temporary Gallery that showcases the collection from many notable French museums including Musee du Louvre, Musee d'Orsay, and Centre Pompidou. After a long yet active city tour, we will transfer you back to your hotel in Abu Dhabi or Dubai.
If time allows, you will be given a quick visit to Yas Island. The island is a multipurpose leisure destination in Abu Dhabi and home to Ferrari World, Warner Bro’s world, Yas Water World and Yas Marina Circuit. You will be given a photo stop for 15 minutes of the Ferrari world.