7 days in Dubai & Abu Dhabi Itinerary

7 days in Dubai & Abu Dhabi Itinerary

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7 days in Dubai & Abu Dhabi Itinerary

Start: Chennai
Fly:  6​h 45​min
1
Dubai
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Abu Dhabi
— 3 nights
+2
Bus + Train + Fly:  9​h 15​min
End: Chennai

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. Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): get in on the family fun at Ski Dubai, ponder the design of The Dubai Fountain, then look for gifts at Dubai Gold Souk, then get engrossed in the history at Al Fahidi Fort, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Burj Khalifa. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Jumeirah Mosque and then get to know the fascinating history of Bastakia Quarter.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Dubai driving holiday app .

Chennai, India to Dubai is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Chennai to Dubai due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Chennai in January; daily highs in Dubai reach 28°C and lows reach 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Abu Dhabi.

Things to do in Dubai

Theme Parks Historic Sites Museums
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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 Bur Dubai Grand Mosque. There's still lots to do: take in the pleasant sights at The Corniche, contemplate the long history of Qasr Al Hosn, get in on the family fun at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, and look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

For reviews and other tourist information, refer to the Abu Dhabi online visit planner .

Getting from Dubai to Abu Dhabi by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Abu Dhabi

Theme Parks Tours Outdoors
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Safaris
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque ©
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
Emirates Palace ©
Emirates Palace

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