12 days in United Arab Emirates Itinerary

12 days in United Arab Emirates Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Hanoi
Fly:  10 h
1
Dubai
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Al Ain
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Abu Dhabi
— 5 nights
+2
Bus + Train + Fly:  12 h 30 min
End: Hanoi

4
nights
Dubai

Dubai ©
Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Marina Beach and Flying Cup. There's still lots to do: take in panoramic vistas at Burj Khalifa, kick back and relax at Kite Beach by Meraas, browse the different shops at The Dubai Mall, and identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Dubai trip builder site.

Hanoi, Vietnam to Dubai is an approximately 10- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone changes from Indochina Time (ICT) to Gulf Standard Time (GST), which is usually a -3 hour difference. In January, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can drive to Al Ain.

Things to do in Dubai

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Burj Khalifa ©
Burj Khalifa
The Dubai Mall ©
The Dubai Mall
Marina Beach ©
Marina Beach

2
nights
Al Ain

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 25th (Sat): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Al Ain Zoo, then examine the collection at Al Ain Classic Car Museum, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jebel Hafeet. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Sun): walk around Green Mubazzarah, examine the collection at Sheikh Zayed Palace Museum, then explore the historical opulence of Al Jahili Fort, then walk around Al Ain Oasis, and finally examine the collection at Al Ain National Museum.

For where to stay and other tourist information, refer to the Al Ain sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Dubai to Al Ain in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can drive to Abu Dhabi.

Things to do in Al Ain

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Jebel Hafeet ©
Jebel Hafeet
Al Ain Zoo ©
Al Ain Zoo
Al Ain Oasis ©
Al Ain Oasis

5
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Etihad Towers and Observation Deck at 300. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, stroll around Umm Al Emarat Park, kick back and relax at Corniche Beach, and don't miss a visit to Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Abu Dhabi day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Al Ain to Abu Dhabi takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Abu Dhabi can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Abu Dhabi

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque ©
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
Etihad Towers
Etihad Towers
Observation Deck at 300 ©
Observation Deck at 300

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