8 days in United Arab Emirates Itinerary

8 days in United Arab Emirates Itinerary

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8 days in United Arab Emirates Itinerary

Cairo
Fly:  7​h 45​min
Dubai
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Abu Dhabi
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Al Ain
— 1 night
Fly:  9​h 30​min
Cairo

3
days
Dubai

Dubai ©
Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.
Dubai is known for sightseeing, shopping, theme parks, zoos & aquariums, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy breathtaking views from Burj Khalifa, get to know the fascinating history of Bastakia Quarter, ponder the design of Dubai Fountains, and get engrossed in the history at Al Fahidi Fort.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Dubai itinerary builder.

Cairo, Egypt to Dubai is an approximately 8-hour flight. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Cairo to Dubai due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Cairo in March, things will get a bit warmer in Dubai: highs are around 34°C and lows about 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can go by car to Abu Dhabi.

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The Dubai Mall ©
The Dubai Mall
Burj Khalifa ©
Burj Khalifa
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Dubai Fountains

3
days
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.
Pack the 13th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sheikh Zayed Mosque, browse the different shops at Marina Mall, steep yourself in history at Qasr Al Hosn, and meet the residents at Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital.

To see photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Abu Dhabi trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Dubai to Abu Dhabi takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or 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 on the 14th (Tue) early enough to drive to Al Ain.

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Ferrari World Abu Dhabi ©
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi
Sheikh Zayed Mosque ©
Sheikh Zayed Mosque
Emirates Palace ©
Emirates Palace

2
days
Al Ain

Al Ain ©
If you need a break from the U.A.E's two mega-cities, take a trip to Al Ain, a refreshing oasis of green amid the harsh desert.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): examine the collection at Al Ain National Museum, contemplate the long history of Al Jahili Fort, then see the interesting displays at Al Ain Palace Museum, then don't miss a visit to Al Ain Oasis, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mary's Catholic Church. Here are some ideas for day two: relax in the rural setting at Camel Souk and then take in the awesome beauty at Jabal Hafeet.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Al Ain tour planner.

You can drive from Abu Dhabi to Al Ain in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

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Al Ain Oasis ©
Al Ain Oasis
Al Jahili Fort ©
Al Jahili Fort
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Al Ain Palace Museum

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