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2-Day Abu Dhabi City Tour and Desert Safari with BBQ Dinner

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    Day 1: Abu Dhabi City Tour

    Pass By: Saifco Travel & Tourism, Dubai United Arab Emirates
    Abu Dhabi City Tour

    Marvel the beauty of the United Arab Emirates’ capital – Abu Dhabi. Also known as one of the riches cities in the middle east and world’s largest producer of oil.  Also home of the world’s most expensive hotel, the famous Emirates Palace. This amazing tour of sightseeing starts with a pick up from your Dubai hotels then drive approximately 2 hours south.

    On the way to Abu Dhabi you will pass through an industrial area called Jebel Ali free zone. Once you reach Abu Dhabi’s border you will see several stunning plantations all along the wayside and superb villages in the city. First stop will be at Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, the 3rd largest Mosque in the world and one of the best architectural landmarks of the capital. The mosque also features an exceptional collection of marble works and the largest carpet in the world designed by Iranian artists. 

    You will see the Cultural Foundation, not far from it  close walk  to ‘Qasr Al Hosn’ (meaning ‘White Fort’-The oldest stone building in the city). Continue the drive to admire the panoramic view of the Al Bateen District where the ‘Presidential Palace’ is situated. A visit to Heritage Village will follow.

    Moving on to the next stop toward the breakwater and get a chance to capture the city’s skyline and probably have a snack or lunch then drive towards Abu Dhabi  Corniche.

    On the way back to Dubai bypass through Abudhabi  Yas Island and Formula-1 racing circuit.

    Availability       :  Daily except Fridays - Grand Mosque is close during Fridays and only opens late in the afternoon.

    Duration          :  8 to 9 hours 

    Pick up Time   :  9:00 am to 9:30 am

    Stop At: Abu Dhabi Sightseeing Tour, office No 311 - Al Ittihad Rd - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
    Venture out in Abu Dhabi’s glamorous attractions on this ultimate full day sightseeing tour of both charismatic culture and contemporary allure of U.A.E. Learn about the art forms from different cultures and civilizations visiting the grandest architecture- Shiek Sayed Grand Mosque and view its perfect mix of old and modern Islamic architecture
    Duration: 2 minutes

    Stop At: Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, Yas Leisure Drive Yas Island, Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates
    The first Ferrari branded theme park in the world. Ferrari World Abu Dhabi features a winning mix of rides and attractions for visitors of all ages, indoors amusement park on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. It is the first Ferrari-branded theme park and has the record for the largest space frame structure ever built. Formula Rossa, the world's fastest roller coaster, is also located here
    Duration: 45 minutes

    Pass By: Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi, Yas Leisure Drive, Abu Dhabi 00000 United Arab Emirates
    The region's iconic waterpark, promising legendary adventure for all ages with over 40 rides, slides and attractions. one of the world’s best waterparks, an iconic must-visit destination that promises legendary adventures. Don't miss our 5 one-of-a-kind rides that will not be found anywhere else in the world. With over 40 rip- roaring rides, slithering slides and attractions that range from adrenalin-pumping to suitable for young ones...

    Stop At: Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Center, Sheikh Rashid Bin Saeed Street, 5th St, Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates
    It is the key place of worship for daily prayers, Friday gathering and Eid prayers. During Eid it may be visited by more than 41,000 people. Stands out as one of the world’s largest mosques, and the only one that captures unique interactions between Islam and world cultures. Sheikh Zayed's vision for the Grand Mosque was to incorporate architectural styles from different Muslim civilizations and celebrate cultural diversity by creating a haven that is truly diverse and inspirational in its foundation. The mosque’s architects were British, Italian and Emirati, and design inspiration was borrowed parts of Turkey, Morocco, Pakistan, and Egypt among other Islamic countries, revealing a glistening architectural marvel with an astonishing capacity of 40,000 worshippers and visitors.
    Duration: 45 minutes

    Pass By: Sheikh Zayed Road, E 11, Dubai United Arab Emirates
    Invites tourists from all around the world who can witness the spectacular onion-top domes, the reflective pools that engulf the courtyard and the iconic prayer hall, which not only overflows with blissful sunlight, but also houses the world’s biggest chandelier and carpet, both meticulously handmade. Be sure to spot the calligraphy encircling the hollows of the domes, etched with verses from the Quran and painted with gold leaves in An-Naskh lettering.

    Stop At: The Corniche, Corniche Road, Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates
    It's a lovely walk by track. People even bring snacks and tea and their own chairs and picnic gear. Lovely breeze in the evening. Nice city building view at night. The waterfront Corniche, with its white sandy beaches and generous promenade, stretches the entire length of the northwest shore of the city. Giving spectacular views of the iconic high-rise tower blocks assembled along the seafront, it also offers one of the city's main recreation opportunities with dedicated cycle paths along the promenade and weaving in and out of the Corniche's landscaped gardens. Refreshments are available from the public beaches that punctuate the western section of the road.
    Duration: 25 minutes

    Stop At: Marina Mall 18 St, Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates
    Marina Mall, the leading shopping destination in Abu Dhabi, opened in 2001 Located in one of the city’s most prominent districts, the Marina Mall expands over 122,000 sq. m of retail space, housing more than 400 high end and high street stores, a Mercedes-Benz car showroom, specialty shops, bank offices and a hypermarket. Spend the day indulging in one of the many upscale cafes, playing a hand at the state-of-the-art bowling alley or visit the 9-screen VOX cinema. As one of Abu Dhabi’s distinctive landmarks, Marina Mall also offers a range of exciting programming and events that draw in the larger community. Bounce, the trampoline revolution features never-seen-before 40-meter slides, two brand-new slack lines, a zip line for adrenaline junkies and an 18m free-fall experience, open to visitors at Marina Mall.
    Duration: 25 minutes

    Stop At: Heritage Village, Dubai, Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates
    Visit the Heritage village to experience the traditional aspects of the desert way of life, and immerse yourself in the time capsule that brings to life a souk, a mosque and an encampment from pre-modernized Abu Dhabi. You can shop, explore artifacts and watch artisans making pottery, blowing glass and weaving fabric on a loom. Run by the Emirates Heritage Club, this reconstruction of a traditional oasis village provides an interesting glimpse into the emirate’s past and features public workshops where craftsmen demonstrate traditional skills such as metal work, pottery, weaving and spinning. The craftsmen share their skills with visitors, and occasionally offer them a chance to try them out. The little spice shop within the village offers a range of dried herbs, handmade soaps and plenty of souvenirs to collect.
    Duration: 25 minutes

    Stop At: Emirates Palace, West End Corniche, Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates
    Located on the shores of the Arabian Gulf, overlooking its own private natural bay, Emirates PalaceHotel is located on 0.8 mi stretch of private beach.
    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Abu Dhabi Dates Market, Zayed Port, Near Mina Market, Mina Zayed, Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates
    This is the main and biggest market to get dates in Abu Dhabi. The various products of date species are available usually in they market during the season.
    Duration: 45 minutes

    No meals included on this day.
    No accommodation included on this day.

    Day 2: Dubai Desert Safari

    Stop At: Saifco Travel & Tourism L.L.C, United Arab Emirates - 3 شارع - ١٦ - دبي - United Arab Emirates
    Desert Safari Tour

    Enjoy this 6-hour tour of fun and heart-stopping activities in one of the biggest as well as magnificent deserts in the Arabian Peninsula.
    Duration: 1 day 21 hours

    Stop At: Desert Safari Adventure, Shop 1, Building P - 6 - دبي - United Arab Emirates
    Depart from your Hotel in the afternoon for a thrilling desert drive in 4x4 vehicle on a 4 hours tour with your friendly and experienced Safari guide.
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Pass By: ATV, Quad biking, Quad Bike Rental Dubai, Dubai-Al Ain Road, (e66), Al Faqa - Sharjah - United Arab Emirates
    Upon reaching the meeting point, there will be a brief stop to deflate the vehicle's tires before heading off for the adventure drive. You can spend some time capturing photos and enjoy a thrilling quad bike ride ( available to rent with an extra charges ). Take control of a fully automatic quad bike in the deserts and enjoy the ride of your lifetime. Feel the vivifying experience as you drive through challenging sand dunes

    Pass By: OffRoad-Zone, 8 B St - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
    Enjoy this 6-hour Dubai desert safari tour full of fun and heart-stopping activities such as camel ride, Quad bike ride and sand boarding in one of the biggest as well as magnificent deserts in the Arabian Peninsula


    Pass By: Desert Safari Dubai, 1st Floor, Office #17, The Iridium Building - Umm Suqeim St - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
    Fasten your seat belts and get ready for the adventure drive. Explore the Desert for the evening and enjoy thrilling activities on the golden dunes . Feel the vivifying experience as you drive through challenging sand dunes

    Pass By: Desert Safari Dubai, Burj Nahar Bldg Omar Bin Al Khattab Rd, Muteena Street - دبي - United Arab Emirates
    You'll venture deeper into the desert for the best scenic views possible, then stop for a picture on the highest dune as the sunset approaches

    Pass By: Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve, Desert Dubai-Al Ain Road - Exit 50, 118887 United Arab Emirates
    If you are feeling truly adventurous, opt for the high dunes option where the level of the dunes is increased.

    Get ready to experience a breathtaking roller coaster drive on the high dunes.


    Pass By: Big Red Adventure Tours, Hatta Road, Sharjah, UAE Sharjah, UAE - Sharjah - United Arab Emirates
    Venture deeper into the desert for the best scenic views possible, then stop for a picture on the highest dunes. To add more fun, set your foot on the Sand Board and glide on the dunes. A camera is absolutely a must-have so not to miss miss this experience and admire the 360 views of the desert landscape as the sun slowly sets down

    Pass By: Sunset Desert Safari Dubai, Dubai - United Arab Emirates
    The climax of the evening will be the stunning performance by the exotic belly dance and Tanoura dance under the star-lit sky (except during religious holidays and the Month of Ramadan).

    Pass By: Dubai Dunes Safari, Office Number #110 RKM Building, Dubai 234200 United Arab Emirates
    A fabulous view of the golden desert dunes and slopes are some of the memories you will cherish as your adventure drive continues.

    Pass By: Arabian Expedition Tourism LLC, Office 5, Block R/23 Cluster France - دبي - United Arab Emirates
    Enjoy the adrenaline rush and keep a memory to impart to your family and companions back home, This is one safari drive you can’t do back home

    Stop At: Dubai Desert Tours, Al Fahidi Souk, Al Fahidi Area - دبي - United Arab Emirates
    At the conclusion of your tour, you'll be dropped-off at you central Dubai hotel. With a memory to impart to your family and companions back home, This is one safari drive you can’t do back home
    Duration: 45 minutes

    Meals included:
    • Dinner: Buffet BBQ Dinner is included
    No accommodation included on this day.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pick up and Drop off is included
    Duration
    2 days
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • 1x Dinner
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Comprehensive Tour of Abu Dhabi City on SIC Basis * visiting Shiek Zayed Grand Mosque
    • Photo stop at Emirates Palace Hotel and Sheikh's Palace
    • Professional Safari Driver / Guide
    • Transportation by Shared 4WD Air-Conditioned Land Cruiser
    • Dune Bashing (30-40 mins) and sand boarding
    • Photography at sunset
    • Shared Bedouin Camp in the middle of the Desert
    • A short Camel Ride (can be repeated)
    • Shisha smoking (free in the shisha Area Only) and Henna Painting
    • Photograph in local costume
    • Buffet BBQ Dinner (veg and non-veg) self service
    • Unlimited soft drinks / water / coffee / tea
    • Fruits and dessert
    • Belly dance show, Tanura show and Fire show
    • Entry/Admission - Saifco Travel & Tourism
    • Entry/Admission - Abu Dhabi Sightseeing Tour
    • Entry/Admission - Saifco Travel & Tourism L.L.C
    • Entry/Admission - Desert Safari Adventure
    • Entry/Admission - Dubai Desert Tours
    Exclusions
    • Lunch
    • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
    • Gratuities
    • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
    • Photography with Falcon (on additional Charges)
    • Quad bike (available with extra charges) advance booking recommended
    • Entry/Admission - Emirates Palace
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
    • Please note that modest dress is recommended, especially for the visit to Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque. Arms and legs should be covered, and a scarf is required for ladies so that they can cover their hair.
    • During the Holy Month of Ramadan NO Entertainment & Alcohol Drinks as per Government guidelines.
    • During DRY DAYS and official public holidays NO Entertainment & Alcohol Drinks as per the guidelines of DTCM
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 100 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 26 May 2019 via mobile

    the tour was super super amazing we enjoyed a lot, my wife my kids and I enjoyed Everything.. mr. sohail ahmad amazing guide and amazing person , thank you thank you for everything we enjoyed a lot see you next time 💯% 🐫🚗🏂🛵 I recommend...More

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank paola-N-duvan
    ShoaibA387, Guest Relations Manager at Saifco Travel & Tourism, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2019

    Dear paola-N-duvan, Greetings ! Thanks for taking your time and sharing your feedback with us. We are really glad to hear that you have enjoyed your tour with us. We have passed your compliments to Mr. Sohail and he is very amused We would love...More

    Reviewed 15 April 2019 via mobile

    This was the best experience we had in Dubai, the dune bashing was spectacular, also the show from the camp was super fun and interesting, dancing with fire, amazing belly dance, oh, and Samir who went round and round, the food was tasty, we did...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
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    ShoaibA387, Guest Relations Manager at Saifco Travel & Tourism, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2019

    Dear otelea t, Greetings ! Thanks for taking your time and sharing your feedback with us. We are really glad to hear that you have enjoyed your tour with us. We have passed your compliments to Mr. Naveed and he is very amused We would...More

    Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

    Booked 2 tours with Saifco for 2 days. 1 day for safari and other for city tour. Both went amazingly well. Lot of activities to enjoy in desert safari while abu Dhabi city is must to visit place. Recommended to everyoneMore

    Thank muhammadshan7802
    ShoaibA387, Guest Relations Manager at Saifco Travel & Tourism, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2018

    Dear muhammadshan7802, Greetings ! Thanks for taking your time and sharing your feedback with us. We are really glad to hear that you have enjoyed your tours with us. We would love to welcome you back again in near future and will be happy to...More

    Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

    We done Abu Dhabi tour and the next day desert safari with quad bike and bbq diner and it was amazing... our driver guide (his name is Naveed) Was very polite,helpful and funny. It let our group feel very comfortable... and the company name is...More

    Thank angelo g
    ShoaibA387, Guest Relations at Saifco Travel & Tourism, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2018

    Dear Angelo G, Thank you for taking the time to share your review regarding your trip with us. We are very happy that you enjoyed your trip and had too much fun in all the activities. Also professionalism of our Guide Naveed. He has been...More

    Reviewed 1 March 2018

    It was an amazing experience, The desert safari was a greatest part of my Duabi trip, it was well arranged and perfectly guided. Great People at Saifco TravelsMore

    Date of experience: December 2017
    Thank Muneeb Ahmed N
    asimafridi640, Owner at Saifco Travel & Tourism, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2018

    Dear Muneeb Greetings from Saifco Travel and Tourism LLC Thanks for taking your time and sharing your feedback with us. We always look forward to hearing from our valuable Guests. We are really glad to hear that you have enjoyed your tour with us.Your review...More

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