8 days in Middle East Itinerary

8 days in Middle East Itinerary

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
— 1 night
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Nizwa, Oman
— 1 night
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Medina, Saudi Arabia
— 2 nights
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Jerusalem, Israel
— 2 nights

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Dubai ©

City of Gold

Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): buy something for everyone on your list at Souk Madinat Jumeirah, then stroll through Kite Beach by Meraas, then admire the striking features of Emirates Towers, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Dubai Frame.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Dubai trip itinerary tool.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Dubai is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Gulf Standard Time is 3 hours. In February, Dubai is warmer than Amsterdam - with highs of 30°C and lows of 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can go by car to Abu Dhabi.

Things to do in Dubai

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Shopping
Highlights from your trip
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Architectural Building
Emirates Towers
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Observation Deck
Dubai Frame
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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 15th (Mon), steep yourself in history at Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital, then steep yourself in history at Qasr Al Hosn, and then make a trip to Observation Deck at 300.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Abu Dhabi trip planning app.

You can drive from Dubai to Abu Dhabi in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. February in Abu Dhabi sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Nizwa.

Things to do in Abu Dhabi

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Historic Site
Qasr Al Hosn
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Nizwa, Oman

Nizwa ©
Once the capital of the sultanate, Nizwa stands as one of the longest-established urban areas in the country, and has retained its traditional core.
On the 16th (Tue), steep yourself in history at Jibreen Castle, then delve into the distant past at Bahla Fort, and then get to know the fascinating history of Nizwa Fort.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Nizwa tour itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Abu Dhabi to Nizwa takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In February, Nizwa is slightly colder than Abu Dhabi - with highs of 19°C and lows of 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel to Medina.

Things to do in Nizwa

Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Must see
Jibreen Castle
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Nizwa Fort
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Bahla Fort
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Medina, Saudi Arabia

Medina ©

Radiant City

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 17th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Masjid Al Qiblatayn, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Masjid Quba, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Al Masjid an Nabawi, and finally make a trip to Masjid Al Ghamamah. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Thu): savor the flavors at Madinah Dates and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Uhud.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Medina online day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Nizwa to Medina takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference moving from Gulf Standard Time (GST) to Arabian Standard Time (AST) is minus 1 hour. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Nizwa in February; daily highs in Medina reach 32°C and lows reach 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Jerusalem.

Things to do in Medina

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Shopping
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Masjid Quba
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Jerusalem, Israel

Jerusalem ©

Holy City

Few places in the world boast such a long history and such a rich multiethnic culture as Jerusalem, a city sacred to Jews, Muslims, and Christians.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Jaffa Gate, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Garden Tomb, then admire the landmark architecture of Tower of David Museum of the History of Jerusalem, then take in the spiritual surroundings of The Western Wall Tunnels, and finally steep yourself in history at Jewish Quarter. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Mount, steep yourself in history at The Way of the Cross - Via Dolorosa, then take in nature's colorful creations at Garden of Gethsemane, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of All Nations (Basilica of the Agony).

For photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Jerusalem sightseeing planning app.

Getting from Medina to Jerusalem by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Arabian Standard Time to Israel Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Medina in February, things will get slightly colder in Jerusalem: highs are around 24°C and lows about 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Jerusalem

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
The Garden Tomb
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Must see
Jewish Quarter
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