What to wear:
Ladies visiting the Mosque are required to cover their head with a scarf and not wear shorts, beachwear or sleeveless outfits. Men visiting the Mosque should wear long trousers.
The Sheikh Zayed mosque in Abu Dhabi is open to visitors between 08:30 and 11:30, Sunday to Thursday. On Friday the mosque visiting hours will be an afternoon. The Heritage Village in Abu Dhabi opening hours are Mon to Thu and Sat 09:00 to 13:00 and from 17:00 to 21:00, Fri 17:00 to 21:00. It is closed on Sundays.
Depart from Dubai to visit Abu Dhabi at 09:00. Stop at Visit Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, one of the biggest mosque and grandest in the world does total justice to its name with a capacity of a whopping 40,000 worshippers, featuring 80 domes, gold plated chandeliers and the world's largest hand woven carpet. Reflective pools surround the mosque, amplifying its beauty. Head towards Abu Dhabi Downtown and the visit of Heritage Village and learn more about the local traditional life. A drive through the impressive Abu Dhabi cornice area is next on the cards. Experience the magical skyline landmarks view of Abu Dhabi. Stop for photos at the Emirates Palace an iconic landmark hotel. Then, move towards the Saadiyat Island, a manmade island and see the Louvre museum and Guggenheim being built. Continue to the last highlight for the day, Yas Island, a 360 degree entertainment destination. Home to the Marina Circuit, Ferrari World theme park, it has activities to match every mood of its visitors. So what mood are you in? Return to Dubai.