9 days in United Kingdom & United Arab Emirates Itinerary

9 days in United Kingdom & United Arab Emirates Itinerary

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9 days in United Kingdom & United Arab Emirates Itinerary

Start: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
— 1 night
Fly:  16​h
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
Bristol, United Kingdom
— 1 night
train:  15​min
Bath, United Kingdom
— 1 night
train + Fly:  12​h
End: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Dubai ©
Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, admire the landmark architecture of Burj Al Arab, and then admire the striking features of Burj Khalifa.

To find more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Dubai trip itinerary builder tool .

If you are flying in from United Arab Emirates, the closest major airports are Dubai International Airport, Sharjah International Airport, Al Maktoum International Airport and Ras Al Khaimah International Airport. In September, daily temperatures in Dubai can reach 46°C, while at night they dip to 36°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can drive to Abu Dhabi.

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#Tours, #Outdoors
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Burj Khalifa ©
Burj Khalifa
Burj Al Arab ©
Burj Al Arab
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): don't miss a visit to The Corniche, admire the striking features of Emirates Palace, and then indulge your taste buds at Cold Stone Creamery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: snap pictures at Sheikh Zayed Bridge and then get in on the family fun at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi.

To find photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Abu Dhabi trip planner.

Getting from Dubai to Abu Dhabi by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Abu Dhabi can reach 47°C, while at night they dip to 34°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Al Ain.

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#Theme Parks
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Ferrari World Abu Dhabi ©
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi
Emirates Palace ©
Emirates Palace
The Corniche ©
The Corniche

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Al Ain, United Arab Emirates

If you need a break from the U.A.E's two mega-cities, take a trip to Al Ain, a refreshing oasis of green amid the harsh desert.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mary's Catholic Church, get engrossed in the history at Qasr al Muwaiji, slough off your stress at Turkish baths, then stroll through Jahil Park, and finally get your game on at Al Ain Raceway.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Al Ain attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Abu Dhabi to Al Ain takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel to Aberdeen.

Things to do in Al Ain

#Baths, #Spas, #Parks
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Arab Baths
Jahil Park
Jahil Park
St. Mary's Catholic Church ©
St. Mary's Catholic Church

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom

Aberdeen ©
The powerhouse of the northeast, Aberdeen is a prosperous urban center fueled by a thriving petroleum industry.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): tee off at Cruden Bay Golf Club and then wander the streets of Footdee (Fittie). On your second day here, play a few rounds at Peterculter Golf Club, appreciate the history behind Stonehaven War Memorial, and then step into the grandiose world of Dunnottar Castle.

To see traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Aberdeen online tour itinerary planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Al Ain to Aberdeen. The time zone changes from Gulf Standard Time (GST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -4 hour difference. In September, daytime highs in Aberdeen are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Bristol.

Things to do in Aberdeen

#Golf, #Outdoors, #Neighborhoods

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Stonehaven, Cruden Bay Golf Club
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Cruden Bay Golf Club ©
Cruden Bay Golf Club
Footdee (Fittie) ©
Footdee (Fittie)
Peterculter Golf Club ©
Peterculter Golf Club

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Bristol, United Kingdom

Bristol ©
Bristol is famous for its Georgian and Victorian architecture, street art, underground music, maritime history, and the world-famous Clifton Suspension Bridge.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): take in the views from Clifton Suspension Bridge and then examine the collection at Brunel's SS Great Britain.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Bristol itinerary planner.

Fly from Aberdeen to Bristol in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. On the 23rd (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Bath.

Things to do in Bristol

#Museums
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Brunel's SS Great Britain ©
Brunel's SS Great Britain
Clifton Suspension Bridge ©
Clifton Suspension Bridge

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Bath, United Kingdom

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): get the lay of the land with Walking tours, take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bath Abbey, and finally admire the striking features of The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Bath planner .

Bath is very close to Bristol. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bath

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Tours
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Bath Abbey ©
Bath Abbey
Walking tours

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