6 days in Dubai, Abu Dhabi & Sharjah Itinerary

6 days in Dubai, Abu Dhabi & Sharjah Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United Arab Emirates itinerary planner

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Dubai
— 1 night
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Abu Dhabi
— 3 nights
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Sharjah
— 1 night
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Dubai

— 1 night

City of Gold

Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): take in panoramic vistas at Burj Khalifa, get outside with Outdoor Activities, then get engrossed in the history at Al Fahidi Fort, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Bastakia Quarter. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Sun): admire the striking features of Emirates Towers, go for a stroll along the water at Dubai Marina Yacht Club, and then take in the waterfront activity at Dubai Marina.

To find more things to do and more tourist information, use the Dubai trip maker tool.

Pune, India to Dubai is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Gulf Standard Time is minus 1.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Abu Dhabi.

Things to do in Dubai

Parks · Outdoors · Adventure · Tours
Find places to stay Dec 25 — 26:

Abu Dhabi

— 3 nights
Take a trip to Abu Dhabi to discover a modern metropolis built on a strip of land jutting out into the Persian Gulf.
Get some cultural insight at Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque and Qasr Al Hosn. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Corniche Beach and Etihad Towers. There's much more to do: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, pause for some photo ops at The Founder's Memorial, make a trip to Observation Deck at 300, and stroll around Umm Al Emarat Park.

To see photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Abu Dhabi trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Dubai to Abu Dhabi takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in December, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to drive to Sharjah.

Things to do in Abu Dhabi

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours
Find places to stay Dec 26 — 29:

Sharjah

— 1 night
Located along the northern coast of the Persian Gulf, Sharjah was named the Middle East's top cultural city by UNESCO in 1998.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): get engrossed in the history at Mleiha Archaeological Centre and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Sharjah Aquarium.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Sharjah day trip tool.

You can drive from Abu Dhabi to Sharjah in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In December, daytime highs in Sharjah are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Sharjah

Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks
Find places to stay Dec 29 — 30: