5 days in United Arab Emirates Itinerary

5 days in United Arab Emirates Itinerary

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5 days in United Arab Emirates Itinerary

Start: Riyadh
Fly:  4​h 30​min
1
Dubai
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Abu Dhabi
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Riyadh

3
nights
Dubai

Dubai ©
Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.
You'll get in some beach time at Jumeirah Public Beach and Umm Suqeim Beach. Shop till you drop at The Dubai Mall and Dubai Gold Souk. Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 16th (Fri) at Atlantis Aquaventure Waterpark. There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Burj Khalifa, take an in-depth tour of Al Fahidi Fort, and browse the different shops at Souk Madinat Jumeirah.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Dubai itinerary builder website .

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Dubai is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. The time zone changes from Arabia Standard Time to Gulf Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In August, daytime highs in Dubai are 49°C, while nighttime lows are 38°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can drive to Abu Dhabi.

Things to do in Dubai

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The Dubai Mall ©
The Dubai Mall
Souk Madinat Jumeirah ©
Souk Madinat Jumeirah
Jumeirah Public Beach ©
Jumeirah Public Beach

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night
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.
On the 17th (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Center, then enjoy the sand and surf at Saadiyat Public Beach, then steep yourself in history at Heritage Village, and finally browse the different shops at Marina Mall.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Abu Dhabi day trip website .

Getting from Dubai to Abu Dhabi by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 50°C, and evening lows to 37°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Abu Dhabi

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Bur Dubai Grand Mosque ©
Bur Dubai Grand Mosque
Marina Mall ©
Marina Mall
Saadiyat Public Beach ©
Saadiyat Public Beach

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