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Sheikh Zayed Mosque Half Day Tour from Dubai

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    What to Expect
    Our tour guide will pick you up from your hotel or location and take you to the imposing Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque. This is one of the major contemporary Islamic architecture in the world, which accommodates many thousands of worshippers at a time. It took 11 years to complete this immense architecture that covers over 30 acres of Land. The incredible view of Grand Mosque will be a feast for your eyes as it exhibits the cultural diversity of Islam with modern architecture and design. The exterior surfaces of the Grand Mosque are covered in Sivec marble from Greece and Macedonia and its main dome is one of the largest mosque-domes in the world.

    Get to the Mosque to watch its rich traditional designs from floor to ceiling, as the name says its ‘grand’ in every angle. Attractions here are in plenty... most notable among them are the world’s largest hand-woven carpet (measuring around 60,570 sq ft. this carpet was hand-woven by about 1,200 - 1,300 carpet knitters), largest marble mosaic floral design in the world, third largest chandelier in the world (that adorns the main prayer hall), glass panels studded with Swarovski crystals, and many more! The Mosque interiors are richly decorated with verses of Holy Quran in three varieties of Arabian calligraphy. As you move around the premises you can see the reflective pools that surround the Mosque, which in turn amplify its beauty! Overall you will never get tired exploring this gigantic structural masterpiece. After completing the Mosque visit, together with few memorable photo sessions, you will be dropped back to the selected location / hotel by us.
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    Traveler pickup is offered
    Complimentary pick-up from Dubai Central Hotels or Towers. Pick-up from Movenpick Ibn Battuta, Al Maha Resort, Bab Al Shams, Jabel Ali, Sport, Motor, Investment Cities and Silicon Oasis City or any hotels far from Dubai Central is available only on Private option with additional cost based on the location or to come near to central area. Pickup from Dubai Airport is available from Holiday Inn Express Dubai Airport Hotel, to reach here you can use a local taxi (recommended) or hotel shuttle bus (both are chargeable). Pick-up will be within 45 minutes of your booked time. If there are any changes, you will be notified by WhatsApp, phone call or e-mail. Pick-up from Niaf, Gold Souq and Al Sabkha areas not available. The duration of the tour includes the pick-up and drop off times.
    Duration
    5h
    Inclusions
    • Pickup and drop off to the selected hotel / select location
    • Clean and air-conditioned modern vehicle.
    • Professional licensed tour guide of your selected language.
    • Cold mineral water
    Exclusions
    • Any extra services or expenses not mentioned above.
    • Tipping kitty
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Women must wear long, loose clothing to ensure that their arms and legs are fully covered. Women are also required to cover their heads at all times. A long Abaya with scarf (long black dress attire) will be provided by the tour operator if needed which must be returned back. Men must not reveal any flesh above their knees and their shoulders must be covered. Failure to do so will result in refused entry. Please note, no clothes are provided for men
    • It is not possible to visit the Sheikh Zayed Mosque during any Islamic festival
    • This tour cannot accommodate for wheelchairs
    • The duration of the tour includes the time required for hotel pick-up and drop off
    • Complimentary pick-up is available from hotels in central Dubai
    • The pick-up time will be within 45 minutes of your booked tour time. If there are any changes, you will be notified by email
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Infant seats available
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Qasr Al Watan may be closed without notice during presidential events. In such cases, this visit will be replaced with Heritage Village
    • ANNOUNCEMENT: As per the national government of Abu Dhabi Qasr Al Watan (PRESIDENTIAL PALACE) will be closed from 11th October (FRIDAY) until 17th October (THURSDAY)
    • There is a shuttle bus service to the entrance from the main gate of the palace. Guided tours are not permitted inside the Palace
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 200 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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    amazing guide, mazan khan is the best, really takes his time, such a good guide , keep it up mazan you are amazing
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    We had today a great excursion to the Sheikh Zayed Mosque. Our tour guide Saddam was very kind and knowledgeable about the country, the culture and the mosque. Great visit and great time with a small group. Plenty of time to visit, to take photos and also to listen to the great
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    I cannot recommend this excursion more highly - it was fantastic from start to finish. Communication over booking confirmation and pick up was first class and our collection was prompt and efficient. Our tour guide Maaz Khaan was 1st class - he could not have been more friendly
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    Pickup on time from hotel in festival city, patient tour guide very courteous and knowledgable. Tricky trip to do with young children as lots of queuing etc and long drive. However Osama was 10/10! Thank you.
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    An absolutely amazing place to visit. Well worth the travel from Dubai. Our guide, Kashan, was informative, helpful and absolutely brilliant. Showing us the best places to stand to take photos and also offering to take them for us. The Mosque is a must see place, just
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