One of the biggest mosques in the world! Stunning architecture construction, with thousands of white and gold columns decorated in floral themes. l highly recommend to visit even if you have a short layover like l had. At sunset time the lights is even more suggestive and will save you a little bit from the high temperatures.
Abu Dhabi's largest mosque (hereinafter referred to as the Grand Mosque), the third largest mosque in the world, was built in memory of the founding President of the United Arab Emirates, Zayed Bin Sultan Alenahayan, and opened to the public during Ramadan in 2007. It's only 20 minutes'drive from the airport. The Grand Mosque is the most expensive mosque in the world, with 38 world-renowned engineering companies, employing 3,000 workers. It took 13 years and cost 5.5 billion US dollars to build. Gold alone used more than 46 tons. The outer walls of the mosque are made of Greek white-and-white jadeite, encased with shells and gems, surrounded by water from a long blue pond. Seven of the world's largest gold-plated, brass, Swarovski crystal chandeliers and the world's largest hand-made wool carpet hang in the temple. They are hand-woven by more than 1,000 Iranian craftsmen. There are free rental gowns at the entrance of the mosque, so you can experience a fake version of "scarlet witch". There is no need to make an appointment. It is convenient to fill in information, collect tickets, and have a Chinese menu. The best time to visit the Grand Mosque is from 16:00 to 18:00 p.m. every day, which is surprising.
The Grand Mosque is one of the biggest attractions in Abu Dhabi. This amazing building will totally blow your mind at sunset!
I want you to come early because of< Abu Dhabi_ Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque> the change of visiting policy. Now the new policy is announced as follows: 1. The main hall is not allowed to visit inside, only the appearance of the main hall 2, the whole journey must follow the guide, the mosque has a designated photo location, and other places. Fines will be imposed if you click on photos, and the consequences will be at your own expense. Third, after the security check, you will need to fill in your own information on the designated iPad, including the name, sex, age, nationality, which Emirates IV to live in, the bracelet provided by the mosque after registration, and the brand-new general strategy of the Great Mosque without shoes: 1. This rectification will be implemented on Dec. 10. 2. The entrance and exit of buses and parking areas have been changed to the present parking lot for individual buses. 3. After the bus queues to enter the parking lot, the security guards check the tourists'clothes on the bus. Those who fail to meet the requirements are not allowed to get off the bus and are not allowed to approach the entrance. 4. The entrance of the new underground passage has been opened since Dec. 10. After the visitors get off the bus, they enter the entrance of the underground passage under the guidance of the tour guide. 5. Fifteen Ipads are opened at the entrance of the corridor to register visitors. Each visitor must fill in the registration information by himself. There is a Simplified Chinese Manipulation and Control System. 6. At the same time of registration, the tour guide will issue tourists wearing bracelets. Every visitor must wear bracelets and complete registration before entering. 7. After completing the registration of the whole regiment, the tour guide and the team conduct security checks at the entrance of the underground passage. 8. After the security check, gather all the guests and bring them into the underground passage. When the underground passage comes out, it is the main entrance outside the main hall of the mosque. 9. In order to protect world-class carpets, visitors will no longer be allowed to enter the main hall of the mosque. 10. Tourist guides must lead tourists all the way around the corridor outside the main hall. They are required not to leave the group, but to stay with the guests all the time. 11. After completing the tour around the corridor, return to the underground passage and return to the parking lot via the underground passage. End, end. The Abu Dhabi Grand Mosque, which had been traveled in those years, never had a chance to look inside again.
Very spectacular, pure white dome, pure hand-made giant carpet and Swarovski crystal gold-plated chandelier, play time 1-2 hours, with good camera equipment, you can take good pictures with your companions. There are many tourists from all over the world. If you go alone, take a self-timer stick. Men wear long-sleeved or short-sleeved pants, women need to wear Abaya, the temple provides coffee and blue robes, you can prepare for yourself if you want to wear more beautiful, you can go to Madinat Zayed Shopping Center to buy before you go, the price is suitable for many styles, you can also wear long-sleeved pants and hats, you need slippers to enter. Anyway, the scenery is very good. It's good to take any pictures. It's worth visiting. Free of charge.
The Sheikh Zayed Mosque in Abu Dhabi is one of the most luxurious religious temples I have ever seen. I am not here to list a large number of figures, just some partial photographs for your own judgment. According to the guide, this mosque was first built as a royal mosque, and the King of the United Arab Emirates opened it into a public mosque according to the teachings of Islam.
Zayed Mosque is the largest mosque in the Emirates of Abu Dhabi and the third largest Qing Mosque in the world. The mosque was built in memory of the founding President of the United Arab Emirates, Zayed & Ben & Sultan & Alenahayan, and was opened to the public during Ramadan 2007. In addition, the Zayed Mosque is the only mosque that allows women to enter through the main entrance. This is particularly significant in the Arab region where there is a disparity between the sexes. Zayed Mosque has four minarets, each 107 meters high, and 57 domes are carved from Han Baiyu. Very solemn, and those exquisite sculptures are from the craftsmanship of Chinese craftsmen. Snow-white marble domes and walls, faintly shining in the sun, white as dust. Forty-six tons of gold were used to polish the colonnade. The design of many famous mosques in the world has been used for reference. The temple's designers and raw materials are from Germany, Italy, Morocco, India, Turkey, Iran, China, Greece and the United Arab Emirates, so it also reflects the international construction ideas. The chandeliers in the temple are all made of Swarovski crystal. The door is made of aluminium profiles with the theme of bullet-proof glass with unique Arabic style. In particular, the mosque has one of the world's largest hand-woven carpets, designed by Iranian artist Ali Khaliqi and hand-woven by 1,200 women in the Mashhad region of Iran. The carpet covers an area of 5,627 square meters and is made of top cashmere from Iran and New Zealand. In addition, there is a wall engraved with Koran scriptures. Every Scripture in the whole volume is plated with 24K gold, which is very luxurious. After 12 years of construction, the mosque, which can hold 40,000 pilgrims to worship at the same time and cost about $592 million, has finally become a new landmark attraction in the Middle East. Seeing her shocking beauty, she deserves to be the third largest mosque in the world.
Sheikh Zayed Mosque, the largest and most luxurious mosque in the world. According to the tour guide, the total cost is $5.5 billion. The gold on the tower and the pillar is real gold. Before entering the hall, take off your shoes. There are countless shoe racks outside. Don't worry about the shoes being stolen. Nobody does such boring things. There are three chandeliers in the hall. The one in the middle is all made of Swarovski crystal. It's worth 80 million dollars. The carpet was hand-sewn by 1500 girls and took more than a year. Come here or go to see the toilet, the world's largest toilet, before entering the door also need to take off shoes, step on the cold floor, no hall on carpet comfortable.
Sheikh Zayed Mosque is the largest mosque in the United Arab Emirates and the eighth largest Qing Temple in the world. The whole complex is wrapped in white marble from Greece, which is very solemn and solemn, while the exquisite sculptures are from the craftsmanship of Chinese craftsmen. The mosque also has one of the world's largest hand-made carpets, made by 1,200 women in the Mashhad region of Iran. The carpet covers an area of 5,627 square meters and is made of top cashmere from Iran and New Zealand. In addition, there is a wall engraved with Koran scriptures. Every Scripture in the whole volume is plated with 24K gold, which is very luxurious. This chapel can accommodate more than 6,000 pilgrims, and the entire Zayed Mosque can accommodate more than 40,000 pilgrims to worship at the same time. In addition, the Zayed Mosque is the only mosque that allows women to enter through the main entrance, especially in the Arab region where there is a wide gender gap.
Free! If you want to borrow the black gown of the local people, you need to take an ID card as collateral. Otherwise, you can only wrap yourself tightly in a scarf or clothes, and the lady can only show her face and hands. When we go inside, we must pay attention to the posture of taking pictures. We can't hug and move intimately. We can't stand and open our hands. We open them subconsciously once and are asked to delete the pictures. To Abu Dhabi, you must go to this mosque. It's so beautiful! ___________ Outside, it looks like a single white wall. Inside, it looks like his interior is very luxurious and free. There is no public transport. We took a taxi from the Chief Hotel.