Arrive Abu Dhabi
Welcome to Abu Dhabi. Arrive via AUH airport / Dubai and check in at the hotel in Abu Dhabi. Today you can get familiar with the city of Abu Dhabi with your 48hrs access to the Big Bus tour and this combination of natural beauty, stunning architecture and the commitment of the ruling family to create a destination rich in culture, international events and visitor experiences takes you to all the major landmarks including entrance to the Sky Tower at Marina Mall. As you discover the city set off on a shopping spree experiencing Abu Dhabi’s diverse shopping options: from ultra-modern malls with the latest brands to small souk-like outlets selling traditional perfumes, handicrafts, spices and carpets. Most shops are open from around 10am to 10pm, and even later on weekends. The must-visit malls include the Abu Dhabi Mall, Marina Mall, Dalma Mall, Al Wahda Mall, Al Raha mall and so on.
You can visit the Observation deck (Ticket only) situated on level 74 of Tower2 of the Etihad Towers at the Jumeirah offering highest vantage of Abu Dhabi's Corniche, Arabian Gulf and magnificent cityscape.
A must do in the early evening is the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque as this architectural work of art is one the world’s largest mosques. It features 82 domes, over a 1,000 columns, 24 carat gold gilded chandeliers and the world's largest hand knotted carpet. The main prayer hall is dominated by one of the world’s largest chandeliers –10 metres in diameter, 15 metres in height and weighing twelve tonnes.You can opt to enjoy an Arabian feast whilst cruising along the Corniche on a traditional dhow converted into a restaurant. Be mesmerized by the glittering lights of Abu Dhabi's skyline. Overnight in Abu Dhabi.