Join us on a private sightseeing tour to Abu Dhabi and witness some of the amazing developments such Masdar City, Yas Island, Ferrari World, Saadiyat Island, Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, and so much more.
Start your tour with a visit to Masdar City, a 20-billion dollar enterprise. Here we'll gain insight into Abu Dhabi's quest to become a source of knowledge and innovation in the areas of renewable energy and green technology.
Next, we'll go for a short drive to Yas Island, one of two newly developed destinations, which provides us perfect photo opportunities of the vibrant Yas Viceroy Hotel built on the Yas Marina F1 circuit. We'll stop briefly at the Ferrari World Abu Dhabi. While here, F1 enthusiasts can get a chance to purchase souvenirs at the world's first and only Ferrari-designed motorsport theme park.
We'll continue onwards to Saadiyat Island, another new destination with lofty cultural ambitions. We'll have a photo-stop at the UAE Pavilion, an award-winning fully
recyclable building, before visiting Manarat Al Saadiyat, a purpose-built visitor center that brings alive the island's extraordinary vision through scale models and a brief video presentation.
Returning to the mainland brings you to Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, the third-largest mosque in the world. We'll stop for photos at this stunning mega-structure before heading back to your hotel.
Pick up times are not fixed nor final. All departure times are estimates and may vary up to a couple of hours depending on season/hotel location/traffic conditions. Exact pick-up time and location will be advised upon confirmation with the service provider at the destination.
This tour also departs from Dubai.
Tour is approximately 4 to 5 hours.
All our card payments are protected by thawte to give you peace of mind.
Pick-up from Select Hotel or Hotel Novotel Dubai Deira City Centre
The tour starts at the world-class and revolutionary development in Abu Dhabi where the US $20-billion planned city is located. See the luxurious and futuristic landscape of Masdar City, possibly the first green ghost town in the world.
Then, travel to the man-made island of Yas Island. Explore the world-class entertainment center which was considered to be the world's leading tourism project by the World Travel Awards in 2009.
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi (Photo stop)
Visit the official store of the Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, the first Ferrari-branded theme park in the world, where you can buy authentic Ferrari merchandises.
Continue the tour with a visit to Saadiyat Island to admire the architectural masterpiece that is the UAE Pavilion. Marvel at the unique landscaping used in this destination which aims to convey the local terrain and flora in the country.
Manarat Al Saadiyat
Then, enter the Manarat Al Saadiyat, a center for enlightenment, culture, and history in Abu Dhabi. It is a purpose-built and culture center equipped with gallery spaces for phenomenal art exhibitions.
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque (Photo stop)
Finally, go for an exterior tour of the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, deemed to be key site for worship in UAE.
Drop-off at Select Hotel or Hotel Novotel Dubai Deira City Centre
Price & Options
The hotel pick-up location will be unchangeable 48 hours prior to departure time of the tour.
If you are going to join the tour immediately after your flight arrival in Abu Dhabi, please make sure that you arrive 4 hours prior to scheduled departure time of the tour.
If less than 2 participants are booked, the activity may not operate.
In this tour, entrance to the Grand Mosque is excluded. However, the exterior tour also imposes clothing restrictions. Please refer to the sample pictures below and be prepared with clothing suitable for the tour. If clothing does not meet the standard, you cannot get off the vehicle, so please be careful. Loaning of abaya or scarf is not available.
For male, avoid clothing that exposes the knees. Sleeveless shirts and shorts are forbidden.
In UAE, it is forbidden to take photographs of the following: police officers, police cars, military personnel, military equipment, and local people (those who are wearing white and black national costumes).
You cannot change your drop-off location after the tour. Airport transfer is also unavailable.
Pick-up times are not fixed nor final. All departure times are estimates and may vary up to a couple of hours depending on season/hotel location/traffic conditions. Exact pick-up time and location will be advised upon confirmation with the service provider at the destination.
The tour excludes entrance to the Ferrari World Abu Dhabi. There will only be drop-offs to the official shop where you can buy their merchandises.
To customers who will participate during transit in Dubai, the local tour operator will send you a confirmation by e-mail at least 4 days prior to your scheduled tour. Please print and bring it on the day of the tour.
Hotels in the desert area and suburbs are not covered in the pick-up and drop-off services.
Over-sized and excessive luggage such as suitcases and backpacks are forbidden to bring to the tour. Please leave it in your airport or hotel accommodations in advance.
The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
Frequently Asked Questions
Any cancellations made between 3 business days (19:00:00 local time) to 2 business days (19:00:00 local time) prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
Any cancellations made within 2 business days of your activity (after 19:00:00 local time) will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.