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Al Ain Day Trip from Abu Dhabi with Lunch

Highlights
  • Visit the ‘Garden City’ of Al Ain in a day from Abu Dhabi
  • Travel to the city with ease and experience another side of the UAE
  • Visit museums, markets, and date groves, and learn about them via a guide
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Al Ain Day Trip from Abu Dhabi with Lunch
From US$109.00
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Overview
Visit Al Ain from Abu Dhabi on this full-day tour and avoid having to hire a car or find local cabs or buses. Enjoy the scenery on route, and tour the highlights of this ‘Garden City’ with a guide to provide background. View Bronze Age finds at Al Ain Museum, visit the camel race track, souks, and palm groves, and enjoy an included lunch and admissions for a great-value trip.
What to Expect
Your tour starts at your Abu Dhabi hotel, where you board a climate-controlled coach destined for Al Ain, situated near the mountainous UAE-Oman border.

On route, hear how Al Ain’s parks have given it the nickname of the ‘Garden City,’ and learn how ancient archaeological finds have proved that the area was first settled in the Bronze Age.

View the Bronze Age artifacts at Al Ain National Museum and explore the Sheikh Zayed Palace Museum, once home to the UAE’s late founding father. Then, call  at the camel racing track, livestock market, and food market to glimpse local life before heading into a palm grove to see its falaj—mud-built irrigation channels.

Next, drive up Jebel Hafeet mountain for bird’s-eye city views before seeing the hot springs at its base and relaxing over a buffet lunch at a local hotel.

Finally, your tour concludes at the original start point.
Reviews (71)
1 - 5 of 24 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago
An wholesome family trip

We entered this tour with little expectation other than to treat our 3 year old son to a desert (but not too extreme). Turns out to be a trip of our lifetime! Our tour guide Kanhaiya is really knowledgeable, has a great sense of humour,...More

Thank cchivy
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile
The best guide tour KANHAIYA

A very important factor on any trip is the tour guide, he/she can really make the difference We were extremely lucky to have Mr. KANHAIYA as our main guide. Service was perfect and he gave the extra mile during the entire tour. Funny, great conversation,...More

1  Thank jpleon1979
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Worth a visit

We have been to Abu Dhabi several times and had never done this trip.Everything is so modern that it was great to go out to the desert and see how things were . I found the camel market fascinating and the camel racing.Its a comfortable...More

Thank Marygirl2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Excellent day tour

Multiple brief visits to Camel track Al jahili fort Al Ain palace museum Al Ain oasis Lunch Camel market Jebel Hafeet mountain

Thank Δημητρης Γ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
A wonderful cultural experience.

It was wonderful to visit the origins of Abu Dhabi. Shabir was a wonderful knowledgeable and accommodating guide. A totally enjoyable day.

Thank Helen W
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Exploration472661
25 October 2018|
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Response from EmiratesTour | Property representative |
In reference to your inquiry, kindly note that we can only pick up from outside of Gate No. 2 in the Mina Zayed Port Cruise Terminal here in Abu Dhabi. Hope this helps:) Reservation Emirates Tours & Safari LLC
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