7 days in Dubai & Abu Dhabi Itinerary

7 days in Dubai & Abu Dhabi Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Dubai
— 2 nights
2
Abu Dhabi
— 3 nights

2
nights
Dubai

Dubai ©
Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Burj Khalifa, Ski Dubai and The Dubai Fountain. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): find something for the whole family at Ski Dubai, admire the local landmark of The Dubai Fountain, look for gifts at Dubai Gold Souk, then take an in-depth tour of Al Fahidi Fort, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Burj Khalifa. On the 2nd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Jumeirah Mosque and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Bastakia Quarter.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Dubai route builder.

Chennai, India to Dubai is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Gulf Standard Time, which is usually a -1.5 hour difference. In January, Dubai is a bit cooler than Chennai - with highs of 28°C and lows of 19°C. On the 3rd (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Abu Dhabi.

Things to do in Dubai

Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Jan 1 — 3:
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Burj Khalifa ©
Burj Khalifa
The Dubai Fountain ©
The Dubai Fountain
Ski Dubai ©
Ski Dubai

3
nights
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 Emirates Palace as well as Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque. There's lots more to do: take in the pleasant sights at The Corniche, browse the different shops at Marina Mall, don't miss a visit to Observation Deck at 300, and find something for the whole family at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi.

Plan my day in Abu Dhabi using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Drive from Dubai to Abu Dhabi in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in January, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Abu Dhabi

Wildlife · Theme Parks · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jan 3 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Safaris
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque ©
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
Emirates Palace ©
Emirates Palace

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