15 days in United Arab Emirates Itinerary

15 days in United Arab Emirates Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Abu Dhabi
Drive:  2 h
1
Al Ain
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Ras Al Khaimah
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Dubai
— 7 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Abu Dhabi
— 5 nights
End: Abu Dhabi

1
night
Al Ain

Al Ain ©
A trip to Al Ain, a refreshing oasis of green amid the harsh desert, offers a scenic break from the hum of Abu Dhabi.
On the 20th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Sheikh Zayed Palace Museum, see the interesting displays at Al Ain Classic Car Museum, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jebel Hafeet. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Mon): make a trip to Al Murabba Fort, walk around Green Mubazzarah, soak away your stress at local Arab baths, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Al Ain Zoo, and finally make a trip to Al Ain Clock Tower Park.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Al Ain road trip planning app.

Abu Dhabi to Al Ain is an approximately 2- hour car ride. You can also take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to drive to Ras Al Khaimah.

Things to do in Al Ain

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums
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Jebel Hafeet ©
Jebel Hafeet
Arab Baths
Al Ain Zoo ©
Al Ain Zoo

1
night
Ras Al Khaimah

Ras Al Khaimah ©
Nicknamed "the Rising Emirate," Ras Al Khaimah may be an unfamiliar name to many tourists, but has been tipped as the next Dubai thanks to its steady development (along with the rest of the U.A.E.) of luxury resorts, retail districts, and shopping malls.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): take some stellar pictures from Dhayah Fort, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jabal Bil Ays, and then play a few rounds at Tower Links Golf Course.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Ras Al Khaimah road trip planner.

You can drive from Al Ain to Ras Al Khaimah in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, daily temperatures in Ras Al Khaimah can reach 43°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can go by car to Dubai.

Things to do in Ras Al Khaimah

Nature Parks Golf
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Jabal Bil Ays ©
Jabal Bil Ays
Tower Links Golf Course ©
Tower Links Golf Course
Dhayah Fort ©
Dhayah Fort

7
nights
Dubai

Dubai ©
Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.
Visit Marina Beach and Kite Beach by Meraas for some beach relaxation. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to La Mer by Meraas and Al Mamzar Beach Park. Change things up with these side-trips from Dubai: Khor Fakkan Beach (in Khor Fakkan) and Sharjah Beach (in Sharjah). Next up on the itinerary: get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, take in panoramic vistas at Dubai Frame, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jumeirah Mosque, and take in the waterfront activity at Dubai Marina Yacht Club.

To see ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Dubai trip builder tool.

You can drive from Ras Al Khaimah to Dubai in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Dubai when traveling from Ras Al Khaimah in October, with lows around 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to drive to Abu Dhabi.

Things to do in Dubai

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Sharjah, Khor Fakkan Beach
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Marina Beach ©
Marina Beach
La Mer by Meraas ©
La Mer by Meraas
Kite Beach by Meraas ©
Kite Beach by Meraas

5
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Saadiyat Public Beach and Observation Deck at 300. You'll get in some beach time at Corniche Beach and Yas Beach. The adventure continues: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, contemplate the long history of Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital, find something for the whole family at Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi, and paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Abu Dhabi trip planner.

Drive from Dubai to Abu Dhabi in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Abu Dhabi can reach 42°C, while at night they dip to 31°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Abu Dhabi

Outdoors Tours Parks
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Saadiyat Public Beach ©
Saadiyat Public Beach
Corniche Beach ©
Corniche Beach
Spas

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