With rotating exhibitions and staring at that incredible roof keeps drawing us back for another visit but now there’s a new way to experience the museum from the water. In April the team announced that visitors can now kayak around Louvre Abu Dhabi on a weekend. People can experience it at night.
Seahawk, the company taking kayakers around Louvre Abu Dhabi, is now launching a full moon version of the tours one can see what the iconic museum looks like lit up at night from the water. Those who have never seen Louvre Abu Dhabi lit up at night should not miss out. They can get to check it out while kayaking in the cooler weather. Tours will take place on July 17 and 18, August 1 and 16 and September 13 and 14 and they run at 20:30 and 22:00 and last an hour. There’s no price list shared at the moment, but the usual kayak tours are Dhs126 per person. Since the spaces are limited, it is essential to do the booking much ahead in time. Visitors can enjoy the museum from the stillness of the Arabian Sea. Take a tour on a kayak and learn all about Louvre Abu Dhabi’s architecture from a unique perspective. No prior experience is necessary. Tours last 60 minutes. Guests will be accompanied by professional instructors and given a safety and paddle briefing prior to the tour. Children between the ages of 6 – 12 should be accompanied by parents or guardians. It is necessary to wear appropriate clothing. Changing rooms are available near the Kayaking Meeting point. Depending on weather conditions, sessions might be rescheduled or cancelled. In case of cancellation, a notice with be given by phone.
The Company offers several water sports activities ranging from diving courses, diving trips, snorkelling as well as kayaking. Sea Hawk Water Sports is located in Mina, Abu Dhabi, UAE. Seahawk Water Sports is a PADI CERTIFIED center, associated with Professional Instructors teaching all PADI Courses from Entry Levels to Professional Levels.
The first universal museum in the Arab world, Louvre Abu Dhabi finally opened its doors to the public on Saturday (November 11). Louvre Abu Dhabi has offered a new dimension to the world with one place. Featuring the East and West that may not all share the same life – they do share the same world.
Louvre Abu Dhabi
Saadiyat Cultural District, Saadiyat Island
Abu Dhabi – United Arab Emirates.
Tel.: +971 60 056 5566
Photo courtesy: www.louvreabudhabi.ae
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