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Al Ain Day Trip from Abu Dhabi with Lunch

From US$109.00
Highlights
  • Visit the ‘Garden City’ of Al Ain in a day from Abu Dhabi
  • Travel to the city with ease and experience another side of the UAE
  • Visit museums, markets, and date groves, and learn about them via a guide
  • Good for history buffs, with lunch, entry fees, and coach transport included
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Overview
Visit Al Ain from Abu Dhabi on this full-day tour and avoid having to hire a car or find local cabs or buses. Enjoy the scenery on route, and tour the highlights of this ‘Garden City’ with a guide to provide background. View Bronze Age finds at Al Ain Museum, visit the camel race track, souks, and palm groves, and enjoy an included lunch and admissions for a great-value trip.
What to Expect
Your tour starts at your Abu Dhabi hotel, where you board a climate-controlled coach destined for Al Ain, situated near the mountainous UAE-Oman border.
On route, hear how Al Ain’s parks have given it the nickname of the ‘Garden City,’ and learn how ancient archaeological finds have proved that the area was first settled in the Bronze Age.
View the Bronze Age artifacts at Al Ain National Museum and explore the Sheikh Zayed Palace Museum, once home to the UAE’s late founding father. Then, call  at the camel racing track, livestock market, and food market to glimpse local life before heading into a palm grove to see its falaj—mud-built irrigation channels.
Next, drive up Jebel Hafeet mountain for bird’s-eye city views before seeing the hot springs at its base and relaxing over a buffet lunch at a local hotel.
Finally, your tour concludes at the original start point.
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I simply cannot say enough or praise enough the professional service, the tour content or our guide Ken. From initial email questions through booking, the prompt and courteous service was excellent. Our guide, Ken arrived on time and gave us everything in our tour we...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The drive to Al Ain was very relaxing due to a comfortable car and a careful, good driver and guide explaining things along the way. The first and most beautiful stop was at Al Jahili Fort. This was for me one of the absolute highlights...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2019 via mobile

We had a brilliant day with Shabeer, our Emirates Tours and Safaris guide, and another couple travelling to Al Ain and enjoying the breath-taking journey up the mountian and views from atop Jebel Hafeet. Shabeer was great company and very knowledgeable about everything from camels...More

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EmiratesTour, Manager at Emirates Tours and Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2019

Thank you for your time in sending us your wonderful feedback, Emirates Tours & Safari LLC appreciates it so much! We are very glad that you had a great time and long lasting memories on your Al Ain day trip accompanied by one of our...More

Reviewed 10 April 2019

A great day out to see a different side of Abu Dhabi and the UAE, with lots of history, information on the UAE culture, the rural economy and day-day survival, and interesting sights including the camels. Lunch was superb in the hotel in Al Ain...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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EmiratesTour, Manager at Emirates Tours and Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2019

Emirates Tours & Safari LLC greatly apprecaiate your time in sending us your awesome feedback, thank you so much! We are very pleased knowing that you had such an delightful day in Dubai accompanied by one of our best guide Shabeer. Join us again for...More

Reviewed 27 February 2019 via mobile

This trip far exceeded our expectations and was a wonderful experience. There was only one other couple in the minibus and so Majid our driver adopted a flexible approach to the itinerary which made it very special. Two particular highlights were seeing a camel race...More

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EmiratesTour, Manager at Emirates Tours and Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2019

Thank you so much Graham for sending us your fabulous review, Emirates Tours & Safari LLC greatly appreciaate your time! We are very pleased knowing that you had such an exciting day in Al Ain with our guide Majid. One of our company's pride is...More

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Response from Don_in_Ruwais | Reviewed this property |
They will pick you up at your hotel. We got back around 18:00.
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Response from Sonia T | Reviewed this property |
I had a private trip a and we arranged times that suited us. The whole excursion was about 8 hours.
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Thank you for your interest with our services. In reference to your inquiry, it really depends on the number of person booked for the day on which vehicle will be used for the tour. If the bookings will be less than 6 guests... More
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