4 days in Dammam, Dhahran & Al Ahsa Itinerary

4 days in Dammam, Dhahran & Al Ahsa Itinerary

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Dammam
— 1 night
Drive
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Dhahran
— 1 night
Drive
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Al Hofuf
— 1 night
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Dammam

— 1 night
Plan a holiday to Dammam for breathtaking views of pristine scenery in a city that bursts with picture-perfect parks boasting patches of lush lawn and vibrant floral displays.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): look for gifts at Desert Designs, take a leisurely stroll along Corniche, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Al-Rashid Mall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: head off the coast to Marjan Island and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Half Moon Beach.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Dammam online travel planner.

Riyadh to Dammam is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Riyadh in February since evenings lows in Dammam dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can drive to Dhahran.

Things to do in Dammam

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Shopping

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Dhahran

— 1 night
Dhahran is a city located in Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): buy something for everyone on your list at Al Rashid Mall, then stroll around Prince Saud Bin Naif Park, and then admire the landmark architecture of King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Dhahran road trip app.

Dhahran is just a short distance from Dammam. In February, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can go by car to Al Hofuf.

Things to do in Dhahran

Shopping · Parks

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Al Hofuf

— 1 night
Set in an expansive oasis with over 2 million palm trees, Al Hofuf ranks among the world's leading date producers.
On the 12th (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of Joatha Mosque, then take in the awesome beauty at Al Qarah Mountain, and then make a trip to Qaisariah Souq.

For maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Al Hofuf road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Dhahran to Al Hofuf takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. In February, daily temperatures in Al Hofuf can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can take a train back home.

Things to do in Al Hofuf

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

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Al Ahsa travel guide

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Mountains · Landmarks · Shopping Malls