12 days in Saudi Arabia Itinerary

12 days in Saudi Arabia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Jeddah
— 2 nights
2
Medina
— 2 nights
3
Riyadh
— 3 nights
4
Abha
— 2 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.
Popular historic sites such as Kaaba and Station of Ibrahim are in your itinerary. Step out of the city life by going to Jeddah Water Front Park and Silver Sands Beach. There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Al-Balad, view the masterpieces at Darat Safeya Bizagr, admire the local landmark of King Fahd's Fountain, and see the interesting displays at Al Tayebat International City.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Jeddah day trip planning website.

Belgrade, Serbia to Jeddah is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Belgrade to Jeddah, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In March, Jeddah is much hotter than Belgrade - with highs of 88°F and lows of 73°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel to Medina.

Things to do in Jeddah

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

Mecca
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Kaaba ©
Kaaba
Station of Ibrahim ©
Station of Ibrahim
Al-Balad ©
Al-Balad

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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Masjid Quba and then make a trip to King Fahd Glorious Quran Printing Complex. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Thu): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Uhud, get engrossed in the history at Koran Museum, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Al Masjid an Nabawi.

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You can fly from Jeddah to Medina in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Jeddah in March, Medina is slightly colder at night with lows of 67°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can travel to Riyadh.

Things to do in Medina

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Masjid Quba ©
Masjid Quba
Al Masjid an Nabawi ©
Al Masjid an Nabawi
Mount Uhud ©
Mount Uhud

3
nights
Riyadh

Riyadh ©
As the nation's capital, Riyadh represents a hub of commerce, culture, and transport.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Al Masmak Palace Museum as well as Ad Diriyah. Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): wander the streets of Ad Diriyah, see the interesting displays at National Museum, then steep yourself in history at Masmak Fortress, and finally take an in-depth tour of Al Masmak Palace Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: get great views at Edge of The World.

To find ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Riyadh road trip planner.

Getting from Medina to Riyadh by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Medina, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Riyadh, ranging from highs of 81°F to lows of 66°F. On the 15th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Abha.

Things to do in Riyadh

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
National Museum ©
National Museum
Masmak Fortress ©
Masmak Fortress
Ad Diriyah ©
Ad Diriyah

2
nights
Abha

Abha ©
Poised in the mountains in southwest Saudi Arabia, Abha provides respite and escape to domestic tourists as well as travelers from other Gulf countries and beyond.
You've now added Asir National Park to your itinerary. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along Abha Dam Lake and then explore the striking landscape of Asir National Park.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Abha trip tool.

You can fly from Riyadh to Abha in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Riyadh in March, with highs in Abha at 75°F and lows at 56°F. On the 17th (Tue), you're off to home.

Things to do in Abha

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Abha Dam Lake ©
Abha Dam Lake

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