8 days in Dubai & Abu Dhabi Itinerary

8 days in Dubai & Abu Dhabi Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  6 h 15 min
1
Dubai
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Abu Dhabi
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  7 h 15 min
End: Mumbai

4
nights
Dubai

Dubai ©
Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Stand-Up Paddleboarding, Burj Al Arab and Ski Dubai. Explore Dubai's surroundings by going to Al Ain (Al Jahili Fort, Al Ain Oasis, &more). Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Burj Khalifa, buy something for everyone on your list at The Dubai Mall, take a leisurely stroll along Dubai Creek, and zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Dubai vacation builder website.

Mumbai, India to Dubai is an approximately 6.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. You'll gain 1.5 hours traveling from Mumbai to Dubai due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Mumbai in May: highs in Dubai hover around 44°C, while lows dip to 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Abu Dhabi.

Things to do in Dubai

Theme Parks Shopping Parks

Side Trip

Al Ain
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Burj Khalifa ©
Burj Khalifa
The Dubai Mall ©
The Dubai Mall
Ski Dubai ©
Ski Dubai

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Al Badeyah Eyes Day Tours (ABET) Desert Safari. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Al Badeyah Eyes Day Tours (ABET) Desert Safari, take in the views from Sheikh Zayed Bridge, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, and finally find something for the whole family at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to The Corniche, then get engrossed in the history at Qasr Al Hosn, and then get engrossed in the history at Louvre Abu Dhabi.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Abu Dhabi itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Dubai to Abu Dhabi takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 45°C in May, and nighttime lows around 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Abu Dhabi

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

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