30 days in United Arab Emirates Itinerary

30 days in United Arab Emirates Itinerary

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Abu Dhabi
— 6 nights
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Dubai
— 17 nights
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Al Ain
— 6 nights

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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.
Kids will enjoy Ferrari World Abu Dhabi and The Corniche. Spend the 6th (Sun) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, contemplate the long history of Qasr Al Hosn, don't miss a visit to Observation Deck at 300, and browse the different shops at Yas Mall.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Abu Dhabi road trip planner.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Abu Dhabi. In December, daily temperatures in Abu Dhabi can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Dubai.

Things to do in Abu Dhabi

Outdoors · Theme Parks · Tours · Wildlife
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Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque ©
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi ©
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi
Safaris

17
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Dubai

Dubai ©

City of Gold

Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.
You've now added Balloon Adventures Emirates to your itinerary. Kids will enjoy Burj Khalifa and The Dubai Mall. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Dubai: Wellnessfix (in Jebel Ali) and Sharjah (Souk Al Arsah, Sharjah Calligraphy Museum, &more). Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 12th (Sat) at Atlantis Aquaventure Waterpark. Make the 21st (Mon) an unforgettable day with an extreme tour. The adventure continues: make a splash at Wild Wadi Waterpark, meet the residents at Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, and browse the different shops at Souk Madinat Jumeirah.

For other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Dubai day trip planner.

Getting from Abu Dhabi to Dubai by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in December, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to drive to Al Ain.

Things to do in Dubai

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 9 — 26:
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Balloon Adventures Emirates ©
Balloon Adventures Emirates
Wild Wadi Waterpark ©
Wild Wadi Waterpark
Atlantis Aquaventure Waterpark ©
Atlantis Aquaventure Waterpark

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Al Ain

Al Ain ©

The garden city

A trip to Al Ain, a refreshing oasis of green amid the harsh desert, offers a scenic break from the hum of Abu Dhabi.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Al Ain Oasis and Al Jahili Fort. Change things up with a short trip to Hatta Mountain Bike Trail Centre in Hatta (about 2h 15 min away). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Sheikh Zayed Palace Museum, experience rural life at Camel Souk, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary's Catholic Church, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jebel Hafeet.

Plan trip to Al Ain with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can drive from Dubai to Al Ain in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Al Ain

Parks · Outdoors · Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Dec 26 — Jan 1:
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Al Ain Oasis ©
Al Ain Oasis
Al Jahili Fort ©
Al Jahili Fort
Sheikh Zayed Palace Museum ©
Sheikh Zayed Palace Museum

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