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Abu Dhabi Sightseeing Tour: Sheikh Zayed Mosque, Heritage Village, and Souk

Highlights
  • Discover all of Abu Dhabi’s highlights in a morning on a city tour
  • See the sites by air-conditioned coach and learn about them via a guide
  • Visit the Grand Mosque, Heritage Village, and souk to uncover local life
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Abu Dhabi Sightseeing Tour: Sheikh Zayed Mosque, Heritage Village, and Souk
From US$52.00
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Half-day Abu Dhabi city tour with English-speaking guide
From US$52.00
Bilingual English & German
Half-day Abu Dhabi city tour with English & German-speaking guide
From US$52.00
Overview
Experience Abu Dhabi’s must-sees in a single morning and without the need to arrange your own transportation. Enjoy the Grand Mosque, delve into the Dates Market and Heritage Village to learn about the city’s past, and admire all the main landmarks on a panoramic drive in a half-day city tour. Entrance fees, air-conditioned coach travel, and hotel pickup and drop-off are included for ease and convenience.
What to Expect
After pickup from your Abu Dhabi hotel, set off on your tour by comfortable, climate-controlled coach. As you travel, learn about the city’s past and its 20th-century oil boom—a time that triggered its transformation from a humble port to today's metropolis.

Visit the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, one of the world’s largest and Abu Dhabi’s modern showpiece. Explore the white-marble courtyards of the complex and learn how it can accommodate up to 40,000 worshippers.

Next, stroll around the souk to browse the gold shops before diving into the Dates Market to see and sample some of the many varieties of dates on offer.

Drive along the Corniche to admire the skyscrapers and beaches on each side, and visit Heritage Village, an outdoor museum celebrating Abu Dhabi’s Bedouin heritage. Watch craft demos and check out the museum, replica village, and falaj irrigation channels before finishing with a hotel drop-off.
Reviews (85)
1 - 5 of 21 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Awesome tour!!

I did this tour with a friend this past Sunday and it was great!! Our tour guide Kanhaiya was very knowledgeable, professional, and personable!! He gave us the history of the United Arab Emirates, the Sheikh Zayed Mosque, and informations on all of the places/landmarks...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Must do tour !!!!!

I came to Abu Dhabi with my friend and I am so thankful to have booked this tour. First off, our tour guide, Mr. Kanhaiya, was super knowledgeable! Very smart and courteous ... took his time to explain the history of Abu Dhabi and offered...More

Thank Orphelia M
Reviewed 1 week ago
Simply perfect 5-hour Abu Dhabi private tour

We booked this trip via our delegate and were more than satisfied. Our guide and driver in one person Shabeer was more than perfect guide for Abu Dhabi. He spoke about the city and country, answered any question we had. More than that he took...More

Thank AndyJ77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Good way to get your bearings

We took this half-day tour because we only had a day in Abu Dhabi. Sherrif (sorry if I spelt the name wrong) was our driver and guide and he did a great job of showing us around the city in a very comfortable car. The...More

Thank aussie1Sydney
Reviewed 10 October 2018
A bit disappointing!

Loved the visit to the Sheik Grand Mosque, it was excellent, but the rest of the tour was very average. Didn’t have enough time at the museum, couldn’t see much in 20 minutes...and the other attractions were quite boring.More

Thank jean j
EmiratesTour, Manager at Emirates Tours and Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We really appreciate your time Jean in sending us your kind feedback, thank you! It is our great pleasure knowing that you enjoyed the tour in the beautiful Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque here in Abu Dhabi, although we haven't fully impressed you with the other...More

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VoyagerCANADA
8 September 2018|
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Response from trav2_12 | Reviewed this property |
Yes but you need to be covered more or less from head to,toe. Our guide provided long clothing for people who were not suitably dressed.
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Esad C
14 August 2018|
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Response from trav2_12 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about pick up from the airport but if you go on line you can find out from the tour operator.
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stuartg1357
7 August 2018|
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Response from trav2_12 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Yes you can book tours with the cruise ship. However, we went on line, typed in tours in Abu Dhabi and booked on line for the tour of the mosque, date market and heritage village. Much cheaper than booking on the ship... More
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