9 days in United Arab Emirates Itinerary

9 days in United Arab Emirates Itinerary

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1
Dubai
— 4 nights
2
Abu Dhabi
— 3 nights
3
Al Ain
— 1 night

4
nights
Dubai

Dubai ©
Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.
Family-friendly places like Burj Khalifa and Safaris will thrill your kids. And it doesn't end there: cool off at Atlantis Aquaventure Waterpark, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jumeirah Mosque, stop by Dubai Gold Souk, and observe the fascinating underwater world at Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo.

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Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Dubai. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can drive to Abu Dhabi.

Things to do in Dubai

Theme Parks Parks Outdoors
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Burj Khalifa ©
Burj Khalifa
Wild Wadi Waterpark ©
Wild Wadi Waterpark
Atlantis Aquaventure Waterpark ©
Atlantis Aquaventure Waterpark

3
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.
Kids will enjoy Ferrari World Abu Dhabi and Yas Marina Circuit. There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, take in the views from Sheikh Zayed Bridge, steep yourself in history at Heritage Village, and take in the pleasant sights at The Corniche.

For more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Abu Dhabi trip itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Dubai to Abu Dhabi in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. December in Abu Dhabi sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Al Ain.

Things to do in Abu Dhabi

Theme Parks Historic Sites Shopping
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Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque ©
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi ©
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi
The Corniche ©
The Corniche

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Sheikh Zayed Palace Museum, thenwalk around Al Ain Oasis, thenstep into the grandiose world of Al Jahili Fort, and finally learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Al Ain Zoo.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Al Ain trip site.

You can drive from Abu Dhabi to Al Ain in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Al Ain

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums
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Al Ain Oasis ©
Al Ain Oasis
Al Jahili Fort ©
Al Jahili Fort
Al Ain Zoo ©
Al Ain Zoo

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