The capital of the U.A.E. Abu Dhabi translated in Arabic implies father of the
gazelle a tribute to the hordes of gazelles and Arabian Oryx’s that once flocked the arid emirates
desert. Today Abu Dhabi is amongst the world largest producers of oil and one of the richest
cities in the Middle East. Our journey begins starts with a drive past the man made port of
Jebel Ali on a two drive to the capital city taking in the desert landscape studded with acacia
trees enroute.Our first stop is at the breathtaking Sheikh Zayed Mosque for a photostop.
We then head to the Heritage Village to watch the Bedouins at their workshops. Our route
takes us along a scenic drive along the Riviera styled Abu Dhabi Corniche past the intriguing
sights of the capital known for its sky scrapers, palaces and villas. We proceed to the Breakwater
Island for a lunch break at the Marina Mall. We then stop outside the Emirates Palace hotel and
Presidential Palace for a quick photostop. Entry into the Emirates Palace is strictly subject to
availability and require guests to be dressed in smart casuals. Our tour ends with a drive past
the Dhow-building yard before heading back to Dubai.