13 days in Qatar & United Arab Emirates Itinerary

13 days in Qatar & United Arab Emirates Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Doha, Qatar
— 3 nights
2
Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
— 1 night
3
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
— 4 nights
4
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
— 4 nights

3
nights
Doha, Qatar

Doha ©
Doha, Qatar's capital city, draws visitors with its constant development and expansion, making it a destination on the rise.
Doha is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Souq Waqif, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Islamic Art, get lost in a book at Qatar National Library, and walk around Aspire Park.

Plan my day in Doha using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Johannesburg, South Africa to Doha is an approximately 13-hour flight. Traveling from Johannesburg to Doha, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Johannesburg in December, plan for little chillier days in Doha, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to travel to Al Ain.

Things to do in Doha

Museums Parks Fun & Games
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Museum of Islamic Art ©
Museum of Islamic Art
Souq Waqif ©
Souq Waqif
The Corniche ©
The Corniche

1
night
Al Ain, United Arab Emirates

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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): experience rural life at Camel Souk, examine the collection at Sheikh Zayed Palace Museum, thenexplore the historical opulence of Al Jahili Fort, thenstroll around Al Ain Oasis, and finally examine the collection at Al Ain National Museum.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Al Ain trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Doha to Al Ain by combination of flight and car takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Doha to Al Ain is 1 hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can drive to Dubai.

Things to do in Al Ain

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Dec 26 — 27:
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Sheikh Zayed Palace Museum ©
Sheikh Zayed Palace Museum
Al Jahili Fort ©
Al Jahili Fort
Al Ain Oasis ©
Al Ain Oasis

4
nights
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Dubai ©
Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.
Dubai is known for shopping, theme parks, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Burj Khalifa, make a splash at Wild Wadi Waterpark, get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, and take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Dubai driving holiday planner.

Getting from Al Ain to Dubai by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. December in Dubai sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Abu Dhabi.

Things to do in Dubai

Theme Parks Outdoors Tours
Find places to stay Dec 27 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Burj Khalifa ©
Burj Khalifa
The Dubai Mall ©
The Dubai Mall
Safaris

4
nights
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, take in the views from Sheikh Zayed Bridge, and make a trip to The Corniche.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Abu Dhabi online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Dubai to Abu Dhabi takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In December in Abu Dhabi, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Abu Dhabi

Theme Parks Historic Sites Shopping
Find places to stay Dec 31 — Jan 4:
Highlights from your plan
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque ©
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi ©
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi
The Corniche ©
The Corniche

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