13 days in United Arab Emirates Itinerary

13 days in United Arab Emirates Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Al Ain
1
Al Ain
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Abu Dhabi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Al Ain
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Dubai
— 2 nights
End: Dubai

3
nights
Al Ain

Al Ain ©
A trip to Al Ain, a refreshing oasis of green amid the harsh desert, offers a scenic break from the hum of Abu Dhabi.
Al Ain Mall has been added to your itinerary. Get a sense of the local culture at Al Jahili Fort and Jahil Park. There's more to do: stroll around Al Ain Oasis and examine the collection at Sheikh Zayed Palace Museum.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Al Ain trip planning app.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Al Ain. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can drive to Abu Dhabi.

Things to do in Al Ain

Shopping Parks Museums
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Al Ain Mall ©
Al Ain Mall
Al Jahili Fort ©
Al Jahili Fort
Al Ain Oasis ©
Al Ain Oasis

2
nights
Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi ©
Take a trip to Abu Dhabi to discover a modern metropolis built on a strip of land jutting out into the Persian Gulf.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Yas Mall, Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque and Emirates Palace. Attractions like Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi and Ferrari World Abu Dhabi make great kid-friendly stops.

To find maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Abu Dhabi trip planner.

Traveling by car from Al Ain to Abu Dhabi takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Al Ain.

Things to do in Abu Dhabi

Theme Parks Shopping Historic Sites
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Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque ©
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi ©
Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi ©
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi

5
nights
Al Ain

Al Ain ©
You've now added Al Ain Zoo to your itinerary. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Global Village and Al Murabba Fort. Bawadi Mall and Al Ain National Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of Al Ain with an excursion to Desert Safari Dubai in Dubai--about 1h 50 min away. Explore Al Ain further: take an in-depth tour of Qasr al Muwaiji.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Al Ain trip builder tool.

You can drive from Abu Dhabi to Al Ain in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Dubai.

Things to do in Al Ain

Shopping Theme Parks Tours

Side Trip

Dubai
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Bawadi Mall ©
Bawadi Mall
Al Ain Zoo ©
Al Ain Zoo
Global Village ©
Global Village

2
nights
Dubai

Dubai ©
Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.
You've now added Dubai Canal Cruise to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): see Dubai Canal Cruise, kick back and relax at Kite Beach by Meraas, and then admire the striking features of Emirates Towers. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see what you can catch with a fishing tour and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Gurunanak Darbar Sikh Gurudwara.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Dubai trip planning app.

You can drive from Al Ain to Dubai in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in January, and nighttime lows around 19°C. On the 3rd (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Dubai

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Kite Beach by Meraas ©
Kite Beach by Meraas
Fishing Charters & Tours
Gurunanak Darbar Sikh Gurudwara ©
Gurunanak Darbar Sikh Gurudwara

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