14 days in Saudi Arabia Itinerary

14 days in Saudi Arabia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Riyadh
— 3 nights
2
Al Hofuf
— 1 night
3
Al Khobar
— 1 night
4
Al Jubail
— 1 night
5
Medina
— 2 nights
6
Mecca
— 1 night
7
Jeddah
— 3 nights

3
nights
Riyadh

Riyadh ©
As the nation's capital, Riyadh represents a hub of commerce, culture, and transport.
Get in touch with nature at Edge of The World and Wadi Hanifah. Do your shopping at Kingdom Centre Tower and Tahlia Street. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Masmak Fortress, stop by Underground Gallery, explore the galleries of Naila Art Gallery, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Al Rajhi Grand Mosque.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Riyadh trip itinerary planner.

Osaka, Japan to Riyadh is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Japan Standard Time to Arabian Standard Time is minus 6 hours. Traveling from Osaka in November, expect Riyadh to be somewhat warmer, temps between 30°C and 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Al Hofuf.

Things to do in Riyadh

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Kingdom Centre Tower ©
Kingdom Centre Tower
Masmak Fortress ©
Masmak Fortress
Al Rajhi Grand Mosque ©
Al Rajhi Grand Mosque

1
night
Al Hofuf

Al Hofuf ©
Set in an expansive oasis with over 2 million palm trees, Al Hofuf ranks among the world's leading date producers.
On the 23rd (Sat), take in nature's colorful creations at King Abdullah Environmental Park, get a new perspective on nature at Hafouf National Museum, then kick back and relax at Uqair Beach, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Al Qarah Mountain.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Al Hofuf travel tool.

Traveling by train from Riyadh to Al Hofuf takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Riyadh in November, expect nights in Al Hofuf to be about the same, around 19°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 34°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can go by car to Al Khobar.

Things to do in Al Hofuf

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Uqair Beach ©
Uqair Beach
Al Qarah Mountain ©
Al Qarah Mountain
Hafouf National Museum ©
Hafouf National Museum

1
night
Al Khobar

Al Khobar ©
Once a sleepy fishing port on the Persian Gulf Coast, Al Khobar now thrives as a metropolitan city and bustling economic center.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): kick back and relax at Half Moon Beach, then stop by Mall Of Dhahran, and then browse the different shops at Al-Rashid Mall.

For traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Al Khobar trip planning tool.

Drive from Al Hofuf to Al Khobar in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. In November, daytime highs in Al Khobar are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to drive to Al Jubail.

Things to do in Al Khobar

Shopping · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Mall Of Dhahran
Highlights from your plan
Mall Of Dhahran ©
Mall Of Dhahran
Half Moon Beach ©
Half Moon Beach
Al-Rashid Mall ©
Al-Rashid Mall

1
night
Al Jubail

Al Jubail ©
Industrialized Al Jubail offers access to a protected natural area and set of islands in the Arabian Gulf.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): browse the different shops at Al - huwailat shopping center, stop by Al Nakheel Beach, then explore the wide array of goods at Galleria Mall, then enjoy the sand and surf at Al Fanateer Beach, and finally browse the different shops at Fanateer Mall.

You can plan Al Jubail trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Traveling by car from Al Khobar to Al Jubail takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Medina.

Things to do in Al Jubail

Shopping · Outdoors · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Galleria Mall ©
Galleria Mall
Al - huwailat shopping center ©
Al - huwailat shopping center
Fanateer Mall ©
Fanateer Mall

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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Tue): stroll the grounds of Grave of Hamza ibn Abdul-Muttalib, then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Uhud, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Jannatul Baqi, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Masjid Quba. On the 27th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Masjid Al Qiblatayn, see the interesting displays at Koran Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Al Masjid an Nabawi, then see the interesting displays at The Beautiful Names of Allah Gallery, and finally have fun and explore at Dar Al Madinah Museum.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Medina trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Al Jubail to Medina takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Mecca.

Things to do in Medina

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Masjid Quba ©
Masjid Quba
Al Masjid an Nabawi ©
Al Masjid an Nabawi
Masjid Al Qiblatayn ©
Masjid Al Qiblatayn

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night
Mecca

Mecca ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Station of Ibrahim, then admire the striking features of Kaaba, then admire the striking features of Abraj Al-Bait Towers, and finally contemplate the long history of Mount Arafat.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Mecca travel route planner.

Getting from Medina to Mecca by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Medina in November, with highs in Mecca at 42°C and lows at 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Jeddah.

Things to do in Mecca

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Kaaba ©
Kaaba
Station of Ibrahim ©
Station of Ibrahim
Mount Arafat ©
Mount Arafat

3
nights
Jeddah

Jeddah ©
The commercial and entertainment capital of Saudi Arabia, Jeddah offers a dazzling range of sites and activities combined with mouthwatering cuisine.
Visiting Jeddah Water Front Park and Jabal AlFil (Elephant Rock) will get you outdoors. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Red Sea Mall and Jameel House of Traditional Arts Jeddah. And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Al-Balad, take in the exciting artwork at Hafez Gallery, take in the spiritual surroundings of Al Rahma Mosque, and browse the different shops at Mall of Arabia.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Jeddah planner.

You can drive from Mecca to Jeddah in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Mecca in November, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Jeddah: temperatures range from 38°C by day to 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Jeddah

Shopping · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Jabal AlFil (Elephant Rock)
Highlights from your plan
Red Sea Mall ©
Red Sea Mall
Al-Balad ©
Al-Balad
Al Rahma Mosque ©
Al Rahma Mosque

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