10 days in Saudi Arabia Itinerary

10 days in Saudi Arabia Itinerary

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1
Jeddah
— 2 nights
2
Medina
— 2 nights
3
AlUla
— 1 night
4
Riyadh
— 3 nights

2
nights
Jeddah

Jeddah ©
The commercial and entertainment capital of Saudi Arabia, Jeddah offers a dazzling range of sites and activities combined with mouthwatering cuisine.
On the 23rd (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Khadija Baghlaf Mosque.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Jeddah trip itinerary maker tool.

London, UK to Jeddah is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Arabian Standard Time, which is usually a 3 hour difference. Traveling from London in December, expect Jeddah to be much warmer, temps between 35°C and 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Medina.

Things to do in Jeddah

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Khadija Baghlaf Mosque ©
Khadija Baghlaf Mosque
Al-Balad ©
Al-Balad
Jeddah Flagpole ©
Jeddah Flagpole

2
nights
Medina

Medina ©
Most tourism in Medina, the second-holiest city in Islam, comes from pilgrims who visit as part of the Hajj, an annual traditional journey that ends in Mecca.
For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Medina route builder app.

Fly from Jeddah to Medina in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Jeddah in December, with highs in Medina at 30°C and lows at 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to AlUla.

Things to do in Medina

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
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Al Masjid an Nabawi ©
Al Masjid an Nabawi
Masjid Quba ©
Masjid Quba
Masjid Al Qiblatayn ©
Masjid Al Qiblatayn

1
night
AlUla

AlUla ©
Historically based on a strategic location along the incense route, Al Ula has one of the largest archeological sites in Saudi Arabia.
To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our AlUla holiday planner.

You can drive from Medina to AlUla in 5.5 hours. Another option is to fly. In December, daily temperatures in AlUla can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel to Riyadh.

Things to do in AlUla

Nature · Parks
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Jabal AlFil (Elephant Rock) ©
Jabal AlFil (Elephant Rock)
Old Town of AlUla ©
Old Town of AlUla

3
nights
Riyadh

Riyadh ©
As the nation's capital, Riyadh represents a hub of commerce, culture, and transport.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Al-Turaif District and Masmak Fortress. Your inner history buff will appreciate Imam Turki Bin Abdullah Grand Mosque and Othman Ibn Affan Mosque. There's lots more to do: head outdoors with Red Sand Dunes, examine the collection at National Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Princess Latifa Bint Sultan Bin Abdulaziz Mosque, and make a trip to Kingdom Centre Tower.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Riyadh vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from AlUla to Riyadh takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. When traveling from AlUla in December, plan for little chillier days in Riyadh, with highs around 23°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Riyadh

Historic Sites · Shopping · Outdoors

Side Trip

Al-Turaif District
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Al-Turaif District ©
Al-Turaif District
King Khalid Grand Mosque ©
King Khalid Grand Mosque
Imam Turki Bin Abdullah Grand Mosque ©
Imam Turki Bin Abdullah Grand Mosque

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