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ESSENCE OF ARABIA (Abu Dhabi’s Marvelous Highlights with Louvre visit)

Abu Dhabi’s Marvelous Highlights with Louvre visit - including lunch

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Abu Dhabi’s Marvelous Highlights with Louvre visit (including lunch)

 

Day of Operation: Tuesday (Day Tour)

 

Join our Abu Dhabi tour to be one of the first who have visited the long awaited Louvre Abu Dhabi, the first universal museum in the Arab World dedicated to bridging the gap between Eastern and Western Art in partnership with the world’s most visited museum, The Louvre in Paris. Definitely a new highlight and must-see in the Emirates. Visit Abu Dhabi’s breathtaking cultural highlights during this excursion. Start the journey at Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, one the largest in the world with capacity to accommodate an astonishing 40,000 worshippers. Visit this exquisite masterpiece to learn about its architecture as well as some important facts about Islam. Continue next through the city to reach the breakwater where a stop is made for photos of the iconic Emirates Palace Hotel, which cannot be missed during a visit in the capital. Afterwards drive along the Corniche (water-front promenade) to a local five-star hotel for a delicious lunch. The highlight of our tour awaits you at the last stop: Louvre Abu Dhabi, where visitors will have an enjoyable and immersive 90-minute experience, capturing the essence of the story of humanity told through twelve different galleries, all curated masterfully beneath the stunning floating dome of light and shade designed by international architect Jean Nouvel.

Tour Time

Tour Duration Start Timing End Timing Reporting Time Pick-up Point Days of Operation

Rates Sharing

Transfer Type Adult Rate Child Rate Tour Language Vehicle Type

Rates Private

Transfer Type Price Per Group Tour Language Vehicle Type
  • Visit Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
  • Photo-stop at Emirates Palace (from outside)
  • Lunch in a 5-star hotel
  • Visit of Louvre Abu Dhabi

Dress code: As usual + mosque

NOTES FOR THE TOURS

VEHICLES

All the buses are air-conditioned and equipped with a microphone.

4x4 Jeeps used for off-road safaris are air-conditioned with a maximum capacity of 7 passengers plus driver. Drivers are all qualified off-road professionals, first-aid trained and they carry mobile phones. All vehicles are equipped with seat-belts and passengers are requested to wear seat-belts at all times.

TOUR GUIDES

All sightseeing tours are conducted by well trained, experienced Tour guides.

SAFARIS

Our safaris involve off-road driving across sand dunes as well as off-road tracks in mountain areas. As the drive can be rough in certain given rugged areas we are unable to accept any pregnant women, persons with heart ailments and back or neck problems.

SEATING ARRANGEMENTS

Seats are not pre-allocated. Seating will depend on the order of picking up guests from different locations.

DRESS CODE

Lightweight summer clothing is suitable for most of the year, but sweaters or jackets may be needed for the winter months, especially in the evenings. Good quality sunglasses are advised and photo-chromatic lenses for those who wear spectacles. Hats or some protection for the head are advisable when in direct sunlight.

  • The United Arab Emirates has conservative dress traditions. Swimwear must be confined to the beach and hotel pools. Men and women should ensure shoulders and knees are covered when in public, especially in souks, shops/malls and villages.
  • Mosque visit & photo-stop dress code: Loose long trousers or long skirts & long sleeves to ankle/wrist. No shorts for men, no tight & transparent clothing. Women must cover their head with a scarf hence we suggest to bring it along.

PHOTOGRAPHY

Normal tourist photography is acceptable, but it is considered offensive to photograph Arab women. It is also courteous to ask permission before photographing men. Photographs of government buildings, police or military installations are not allowed.

CONDITIONS

Orient Tours reserves the right to cancel any part of the scheduled programs offered in this brochure for reasons of government decisions, public holidays, weather conditions, or similar. Furthermore Orient Tours reserves the right to amend and or cancel the schedule for any tour featured in this brochure.

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