Half-day Abu Dhabi Sheikh Zayed Mosque tour from Dubai with photo session
History & heritage tours

Half-day Abu Dhabi Sheikh Zayed Mosque tour from Dubai with photo session

Availability: Daily
Duration: up to 5 hours
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Discover a stunning monument to Islamic architecture at the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
  • Marvel at impressive features, such as the marble mosaics and Swarovski chandeliers
  • Get a better understanding of Islamic culture and the vision of the former president of the UAE
  • Take some spectacular photos of the complex and its impressive structures
What to expect

Depart Dubai and journey to the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi by modern air-conditioned vehicle. Relax in comfort on the 90-minute drive with your professional driver/guide. On arrival, marvel at the 8th largest mosque in the world that is spread over 30 acres, the magnificent structure took more than a decade to build and now stands as a showcase for the United Arab Emirate’s Islamic cultural heritage. Roam around the site, where up to 40,000 worshippers can be accommodated at any one time.

Marvel at priceless features, such as the huge Swarovski crystal chandeliers, floral mosaics, and artifacts of gold, silver, and marble. Be amazed by the gigantic carpet in the main prayer hall. Measuring 60,570 square feet and weighing 35 tons, the carpet was made in Iran and is the result of the toil of thousands of carpet weavers over 2 years! Take stunning souvenir photos of the complex and its awe-inspiring architecture, and get a better appreciation of the vision of Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the late president of the UAE and the mastermind behind the mosque. Depart Abu Dhabi and journey back to Dubai for drop off at your hotel.

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What's included
  • Pick-up and drop-off at your hotel
  • Transfer in an air-conditioned vehicle
  • All admission fees to attractions mentioned
  • Photo session at the mosque
  • English speaking water
  • Cold mineral water
What's not included
  • Any other expenses not mentioned in "what's included"
  • Tips
Where

Pick-up from your hotel in Dubai

Meeting point:

Please confirm the pick-up place and time directly with the local operator whose contact information can be found in the voucher after booking.

What to remember
  • Women must wear long, loose clothing to ensure that their arms and legs are fully covered. Women are also required to cover their heads at all times. If female guests do not have the appropriate clothing, a long abaya with a scarf (long black attire) will be provided by the local operator which should be returned
  • Men must not reveal any skin above their knees and their shoulders must be covered. Failure to do so will result in refused entry. Please note, no clothes are provided for men
  • The duration of the tour includes the time required for hotel pick-up, drop off also the distance to and from the destination
  • It is not possible to visit the Sheikh Zayed Mosque during any Islamic festivals
  • Please confirm your pick-up location with the local operator at least 48 hours before the tour begins
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When
  • Daily at 8.00am
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Provider
OceanAir Travels
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 2 days before the activity begins.

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