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

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  5​h 45​min
1
Abu Dhabi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Al Ain
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Dubai
— 4 nights
Drive:  6​h
End: Mumbai

2
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.
Abu Dhabi is known for historic sites, theme parks, shopping, wildlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Center, contemplate the long history of Heritage Village, take an in-depth tour of Qasr Al Hosn, and make a trip to Observation Deck at 300.

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Mumbai, India to Abu Dhabi is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Mumbai to Abu Dhabi, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Mumbai in September; daily highs in Abu Dhabi reach 47°C and lows reach 34°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Al Ain.

Things to do in Abu Dhabi

Theme Parks Historic Sites Shopping
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Bur Dubai Grand Mosque ©
Bur Dubai Grand Mosque
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi ©
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi
The Corniche ©
The Corniche

1
night
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.
On the 24th (Tue), experience rural life at Camel Souk, see the interesting displays at Sheikh Zayed Palace Museum, explore the historical opulence of Al Jahili Fort, then walk around Oasenstadt Al Ain, and finally see the interesting displays at Al Ain National Museum.

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Drive from Abu Dhabi to Al Ain in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Dubai.

Things to do in Al Ain

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Sheikh Zayed Palace Museum ©
Sheikh Zayed Palace Museum
Al Jahili Fort ©
Al Jahili Fort
Oasenstadt Al Ain ©
Oasenstadt Al Ain

4
nights
Dubai

Dubai ©
Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.
Spend the 28th (Sat) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. There's lots more to do: enjoy breathtaking views from Burj Khalifa, take an in-depth tour of Al Fahidi Fort, cool off at Atlantis Aquaventure Waterpark, and browse the different shops at The Dubai Mall.

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Traveling by car from Al Ain to Dubai takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 46°C, and evening lows to 36°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dubai

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Burj Khalifa ©
Burj Khalifa
The Dubai Mall ©
The Dubai Mall
Wild Wadi Waterpark ©
Wild Wadi Waterpark

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