12 days in Abu Dhabi & Athens Itinerary

12 days in Abu Dhabi & Athens Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
— 4 nights
2
Athens, Greece
— 6 nights

4
nights
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Qasr Al Watan and Aldar HQ Building. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Abu Dhabi: Al Ain (Qasr al Muwaiji, Al Jahili Fort, &more). The adventure continues: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, walk around Umm Al Emarat Park, browse the different shops at Al Wahda Mall, and play a few rounds at Abu Dhabi Golf Club.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Abu Dhabi road trip tool.

Manchester, UK to Abu Dhabi is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Manchester to Abu Dhabi is 4 hours. In March, Abu Dhabi is warmer than Manchester - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can travel to Athens.

Things to do in Abu Dhabi

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Al Ain
Highlights from your plan
Mangrove National Park ©
Mangrove National Park
Qasr Al Watan ©
Qasr Al Watan
Kayaking & Canoeing

6
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Temple of Hephaestus and Mount Lycabettus. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Athens: Nafplio (Vouleftiko (Old State House), Archaeological Museum of Nauplion, &more), Corinth (Submersible Bridges, Archea Korinthos, &more) and Paraliako Parko Loutrakiou (in Loutraki). And it doesn't end there: appreciate the history behind Erechtheion, go for a stroll along the water at Flisvos Marina, stop by Anafiotika, and steep yourself in history at Lion Gate.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Athens road trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Abu Dhabi to Athens takes 10 hours. The time zone difference moving from Gulf Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 2 hours. While traveling from Abu Dhabi, expect much colder days and little chillier nights in Athens, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Nafplio, Corinth, Nemea, Mycenae, Ekklisia Agios Vlasios
Highlights from your plan
Kotsanas Museum of Ancient Greek Technology ©
Temple of Hephaestus ©
Temple of Hephaestus
Archaeological Museum of Nauplion ©
Archaeological Museum of Nauplion

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