15 days in United Arab Emirates Itinerary

15 days in United Arab Emirates Itinerary

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15 days in United Arab Emirates Itinerary

Start: Jakarta, Indonesia
Fly:  12 h 15 min
1
Abu Dhabi
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Al Ain
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Ras Al Khaimah
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Dubai
— 6 nights
Fly:  11 h 15 min
End: Jakarta, Indonesia

4
nights
Abu Dhabi

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 explore the less-touristy side of things at Observation Deck at 300 and Corniche Beach. And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Center, browse the different shops at Yas Mall, don't miss a visit to Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center, and admire the striking features of Etihad Towers.

To see other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Abu Dhabi sightseeing site .

Jakarta, Indonesia to Abu Dhabi is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone changes from West Indonesia Time (WIB) to Gulf Standard Time (GST), which is usually a -3 hour difference. In October, daily temperatures in Abu Dhabi can reach 42°C, while at night they dip to 31°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Al Ain.

Things to do in Abu Dhabi

Outdoors Theme Parks Beaches
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Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque ©
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
Observation Deck at 300 ©
Observation Deck at 300
Etihad Towers
Etihad Towers

3
nights
Al Ain

Al Ain ©
A trip to Al Ain, a refreshing oasis of green amid the harsh desert, offers a scenic break from the hum of Abu Dhabi.
Step off the beaten path and head to Jebel Hafeet and Al Jahili Fort. There's lots more to do: get to know the resident critters at Al Ain Zoo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary's Catholic Church, stroll around Jahil Park, and examine the collection at Sheikh Zayed Palace Museum.

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Al Ain trip planner .

Getting from Abu Dhabi to Al Ain by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Ras Al Khaimah.

Things to do in Al Ain

Parks Nature Museums
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Jebel Hafeet ©
Jebel Hafeet
Al Ain Zoo ©
Al Ain Zoo
Green Mubazzarah ©
Green Mubazzarah

1
night
Ras Al Khaimah

Ras Al Khaimah ©
Nicknamed "the Rising Emirate," Ras Al Khaimah may be an unfamiliar name to many tourists, but has been tipped as the next Dubai thanks to its steady development (along with the rest of the U.A.E.) of luxury resorts, retail districts, and shopping malls.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): get your game on at Rak Track Karting and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jabal Bil Ays.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Ras Al Khaimah trip itinerary maker site .

You can drive from Al Ain to Ras Al Khaimah in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. October in Ras Al Khaimah sees daily highs of 43°C and lows of 26°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Dubai.

Things to do in Ras Al Khaimah

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Jabal Bil Ays ©
Jabal Bil Ays
Rak Track Karting ©
Rak Track Karting

6
nights
Dubai

Dubai ©
Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Dubai Marina Yacht Club and Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve. And it doesn't end there: take in panoramic vistas at Burj Khalifa, buy something for everyone on your list at Ibn Battuta Mall, make a splash at Wild Wadi Waterpark, and kick back and relax at Kite Beach.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Dubai online attractions planner .

You can drive from Ras Al Khaimah to Dubai in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Dubai when traveling from Ras Al Khaimah in October, with lows around 32°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Dubai

Wildlife Parks Theme Parks

Side Trip

Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve
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Burj Khalifa ©
Burj Khalifa
The Dubai Mall ©
The Dubai Mall
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