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Sheikh Zayed Mosque Abu Dhabi: Photo Gallery

Only a 2-hour drive from Dubai – The Sheikh Zayed Mosque in Abu Dhabi will leave you speechless. Every single detail in this amazing architectonical construction is the true definition of beauty. I’ve never seen a building more beautiful than this one! When in Dubai, this is a must-visit.   Things to know prior to your visit: You need to cover! If you are female, you need to be completely cover: arms, legs and head. If you don’t have nothing to cover up with, no problem. You can rent a burka outside the Mosque. Once you are dress appropriately to enter the Mosque, keep in mind that you are inside a temple. Respect and following the Mosque rules are a must! Make sure you visit early in the morning to avoid crowds. Do not plan your visit on a Friday – The Mosque is closed for tourists. Interesting Facts: The design of the mosque was done by a Syrian architect named Yousef Abdelky. Construction cost‎ a total of 2 billion dirhams. The Sheikh Zayed Mosque …