14 days in Saudi Arabia Itinerary

14 days in Saudi Arabia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Saudi Arabia route planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Medina
— 1 night
Fly
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Riyadh
— 3 nights
Fly
3
Dammam
— 2 nights
Fly
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Mecca
— 4 nights
Drive
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Jeddah
— 3 nights

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Medina

— 1 night

Radiant City

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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Masjid Al Qiblatayn, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Masjid Quba, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Al Masjid an Nabawi, and finally make a trip to Masjid Al Ghamamah. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Dar Al Madinah Museum, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Jannatul Baqi, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Uhud.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Medina road trip app.

Jeddah to Medina is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. While traveling from Jeddah, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Medina, ranging from highs of 49°C to lows of 35°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to fly to Riyadh.

Things to do in Medina

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

Riyadh

— 3 nights
As the nation's capital, Riyadh represents a hub of commerce, culture, and transport.
Riyadh is known for shopping, historic sites, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Kingdom Centre Tower, take in the exciting artwork at Naila Art Gallery, appreciate the views at Wadi Hanifa, and stroll around Al Bujairi Heritage Park.

For more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Riyadh trip builder website.

Traveling by flight from Medina to Riyadh takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 48°C, and evening lows to 36°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly to Dammam.

Things to do in Riyadh

Parks · Shopping · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums

Side Trip

Dammam

— 2 nights
Plan a holiday to Dammam for breathtaking views of pristine scenery in a city that bursts with picture-perfect parks boasting patches of lush lawn and vibrant floral displays.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): buy something for everyone on your list at Al-Rashid Mall, take in the waterfront at Corniche, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Othaim Mall. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll around Prince Saud Bin Naif Park, look for gifts at Desert Designs, and then kick back and relax at Half Moon Beach.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Dammam online vacation planner.

You can fly from Riyadh to Dammam in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Riyadh in June, expect a bit cooler with lows of 32°C in Dammam. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can fly to Mecca.

Things to do in Dammam

Shopping · Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Mecca

— 4 nights

Mother of All Settlements

The city of Mecca boasts the statues of the holiest site in Islam, and represents the birthplace of the Prophet Muhammad and therefore the religion itself.
Venture out of the city with trips to Taif (Shafa Mountains, Al Rudaf Park, &more). The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Kaaba, see the sky in a new way at Makkah Clock Tower Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Station of Ibrahim, and steep yourself in history at Mount Arafat.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Mecca travel route planner.

Getting from Dammam to Mecca by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In June, daytime highs in Mecca are 52°C, while nighttime lows are 35°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can drive to Jeddah.

Things to do in Mecca

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

Jeddah

— 3 nights

The Bride of the Red Sea

The commercial and entertainment capital of Saudi Arabia, Jeddah offers a dazzling range of sites and activities combined with mouthwatering cuisine.
Jeddah is known for shopping, zoos & aquariums, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of Al-Balad, don't miss a visit to Jeddah Corniche, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Fakieh Aquarium, and buy something for everyone on your list at Red Sea Mall.

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Traveling by car from Mecca to Jeddah takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Mecca in July, plan for a bit cooler days in Jeddah, with highs around 45°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 34°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Jeddah

Shopping · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks

Saudi Arabia travel guide

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Sacred & Religious Sites · Landmarks · Shopping Malls
With coastlines on two seas, Saudi Arabia boasts some of the world's top scuba diving locations. At the same time, it has tourist attractions of such cultural heft as Mecca and Medina, the most sacred destinations for Muslim travelers and pilgrims. When it comes to relaxation and recreation, a trip to Saudi Arabia opens a world of possibilities for outdoor adventures, which include desert excursions by horse or camel, mountain climbing, cycling, and camping under the starry sky. Think about beginning or ending your tour of Saudi Arabia in Jeddah, a cosmopolitan center of commerce, shopping, and dining situated on the Red Sea coastline.