2 days in Saudi Arabia Itinerary

2 days in Saudi Arabia Itinerary

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2 days in Saudi Arabia Itinerary

Start: Riyadh
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Riyadh
— 1 day
Fly:  2​h 15​min
2
Medina
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 15​min
End: Riyadh

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Riyadh

Riyadh ©
As the nation's capital, Riyadh represents a hub of commerce, culture, and transport.
On the 19th (Fri), admire the striking features of Al Faisaliyah Centre, then see the interesting displays at National Museum, then browse the different shops at Kingdom Centre Tower, and finally contemplate the long history of Al Masmak Fortress.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Riyadh attractions planner .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is King Khaled International Airport. In July in Riyadh, expect temperatures between 107°F during the day and 90°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel to Medina.

Things to do in Riyadh

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
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Kingdom Centre Tower ©
Kingdom Centre Tower
Al Masmak Fortress ©
Al Masmak Fortress

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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 20th (Sat): explore the different monuments and memorials at Jannatul Baqi, take in the spiritual surroundings of Al Masjid an Nabawi, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Masjid Quba, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Masjid Al Qiblatayn.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Medina trip planner .

Getting from Riyadh to Medina by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 109°F in July, and nighttime lows around 88°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Medina

Historic Sites
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Al Masjid an Nabawi ©
Al Masjid an Nabawi
Masjid Quba ©
Masjid Quba
Masjid Al Qiblatayn ©
Masjid Al Qiblatayn

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