Grand Mosque and Louvre Abu Dhabi Stopover Tour Brief:
Get your Abu stopover tour from Abu Dhabi airport to visit two of the top-rated tourist attractions in Abu Dhabi; the Louvre museum at Saadiyat Island with its fine collection of art pieces and The Grand Mosque of Sheikh Zayed.
On arrival at Abu Dhabi airport; You will be welcomed by your driver guide and invited to take your seat in the vehicle to start the Abu Dhabi stopover tour.
We will first head to Saadiyat Island the house of the Louvre Abu Dhabi museum.
Saadiyat Island is a promising cultural project of Abu Dhabi which houses a number of reputable museums, notable universities, and cultural centers.
Louvre Abu Dhabi is the only museum after the one in Paris to bear the name of Louvre. It houses a number of fine collections of art pieces and monuments which are dated back to different eras and civilizations besides contemporary art.
The museum was opened in 2017 to be the largest art museum in the Arabian Peninsula. Artworks from around the world are showcased at the museum, with a stated intent to bridge the gap between Eastern and Western art.
The Grand Mosque was opened in 2007 after 10 years of construction costing nearly 2 AED billion.
The mosque is well-renowned of its Islamic fine decoration elements which were brought from different countries in the three old continents to promote the values of coexistence and tolerance. Including Spanish marble. Iranian carpets and the German 24-carat golden seven chandeliers.
By the end of the tour; You will take your way back to Abu Dhabi airport for the connecting flight.
Important to Know:
The tour requires at least +8 hours of stopover to be completed.
Tour operates daily from 0800 am. except Fridays from 0200 pm.
A stopover tour is provided only on a private basis.
Abu Dhabi airport is about 37 KM from the city`s downtown. Airport transfers are included in the quotation.
Visiting the Grand Mosque requires a certain conservative dress code in order to be allowed to go in, Check the grand mosque dress code