4 days in Emirate of Abu Dhabi Itinerary

4 days in Emirate of Abu Dhabi Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Emirate of Abu Dhabi holiday planner

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Fly to Dubai, Shuttle to Al Ain
Al Ain
— 1 night
Abu Dhabi
— 2 nights


Al Ain

— 1 night

The garden city

A trip to Al Ain, a refreshing oasis of green amid the harsh desert, offers a scenic break from the hum of Abu Dhabi.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): delve into the distant past at Bin Helal Tower, stroll around Green Mubazzarah, then examine the collection at Sheikh Zayed Palace Museum, then step into the grandiose world of Al Jahili Fort, and finally steep yourself in history at Al Murabba Fort.

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Paris, France to Al Ain is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Paris to Al Ain. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can drive to Abu Dhabi.

Things to do in Al Ain

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Abu Dhabi

— 2 nights
Take a trip to Abu Dhabi to discover a modern metropolis built on a strip of land jutting out into the Persian Gulf.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, then head off the coast to Saadiyat Beach Club, and then admire the striking features of Qasr Al Watan. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Etihad Towers and then contemplate the long history of Qasr Al Hosn.

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Traveling by car from Al Ain to Abu Dhabi takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Abu Dhabi can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Abu Dhabi

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours · Nightlife

Emirate of Abu Dhabi travel guide

Sacred & Religious Sites · Theme Parks · Shopping Malls
The biggest of the seven emirates making up the United Arab Emirates, the Emirate of Abu Dhabi impresses with innovative architecture, groundbreaking malls, 4D theaters, and tourist resorts offering every amenity under the sun. Beneath all the superlatives, a holiday in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi reveals what makes this nation tick--in vibrant markets, sophisticated museums, sheesha cafes, and developed coastal areas. With about 1.5 million people, the eponymous city of Abu Dhabi is marked by a multicultural society, continuing to draw both new residents and tourists with its modern outlook and an unstoppable desire to keep improving its challenging desert surroundings.