16 days in United Arab Emirates Itinerary

16 days in United Arab Emirates Itinerary

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16 days in United Arab Emirates Itinerary

Start: Cluj-Napoca
+2
Fly + train + bus:  12​h 45​min
1
Abu Dhabi
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Al Ain
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Sharjah
— 3 nights
Drive:  30​min
4
Dubai
— 5 nights
Fly:  10​h
End: Cluj-Napoca

3
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.
Abu Dhabi is known for historic sites, theme parks, shopping, wildlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Center, bet on your favorite at Yas Marina Circuit, find something for the whole family at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, and take in the pleasant sights at The Corniche.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Abu Dhabi online travel route planner .

Cluj-Napoca, Romania to Abu Dhabi is an approximately 13-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Cluj-Napoca to Abu Dhabi due to the time zone difference. Expect much warmer temperatures when traveling from Cluj-Napoca in September; daily highs in Abu Dhabi reach 47°C and lows reach 34°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Al Ain.

Things to do in Abu Dhabi

Theme Parks Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi ©
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Center ©
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Center
The Corniche ©
The Corniche

3
nights
Al Ain

Al Ain ©
If you need a break from the U.A.E's two mega-cities, take a trip to Al Ain, a refreshing oasis of green amid the harsh desert.
Al Ain is known for nature, zoos & aquariums, parks, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Al Jahili Fort, take an in-depth tour of Qasr al Muwaiji, browse the different shops at Bawadi Mall, and see the interesting displays at Al Ain National Museum.

Plan my day in Al Ain using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Drive from Abu Dhabi to Al Ain in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to drive to Ras Al Khaimah.

Things to do in Al Ain

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Oasenstadt Al Ain ©
Oasenstadt Al Ain
Al Jahili Fort ©
Al Jahili Fort
Sheikh Zayed Palace Museum ©
Sheikh Zayed Palace Museum

3
nights
Sharjah

Sharjah ©
Located along the northern coast of the Persian Gulf, Sharjah was named the Middle East's top cultural city by UNESCO in 1998.
You've added Souq al Jubail, Sharjah Archaeological Museum, Sharjah Calligraphy Museum, and other attractions to your itinerary. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sharjah: Ras Al Khaimah (Jebel Jais Via Ferrata, Al Hamra Mall, & more). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Al Majaz Waterfront, enjoy the sand and surf at Ajman Beach, see the interesting displays at Sharjah Museum of Islamic Civilization, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Al Noor Mosque.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Sharjah tour itinerary planner .

Drive from Al Ain to Sharjah in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a shuttle. In September, daily temperatures in Sharjah can reach 47°C, while at night they dip to 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can drive to Dubai.

Things to do in Sharjah

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Ras Al Khaimah, Ajman Beach
Highlights from your plan
Sharjah Museums ©
Sharjah Museums
Sharjah Calligraphy Museum ©
Sharjah Calligraphy Museum

5
nights
Dubai

Dubai ©
Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.
You've added The Lost Chambers Aquarium, Emirates Towers, Dubai Miracle Garden, and other attractions to your itinerary. There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of Burj Khalifa, browse the different shops at The Dubai Mall, make a splash at Wild Wadi Waterpark, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Dubai Creek.

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Dubai itinerary planner .

Dubai is just a stone's throw from Sharjah. Traveling from Sharjah in September, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Dubai, with lows around 36°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dubai

Parks Shopping Nature
Highlights from your plan
Burj Khalifa ©
Burj Khalifa
The Dubai Mall ©
The Dubai Mall
The Dubai Fountain ©
The Dubai Fountain

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