16 days in United Arab Emirates, Bahrain & Oman Itinerary

16 days in United Arab Emirates, Bahrain & Oman Itinerary

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Manama, Bahrain
— 2 nights
2
Muscat, Oman
— 2 nights
3
Nizwa, Oman
— 1 night
4
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
— 3 nights
5
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
— 5 nights

2
nights
Manama, Bahrain

Manama ©
Bahrain's capital and largest city, Manama serves as a commercial and financial hub, keeping pace with other Gulf capitals dominating this part of the world.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Khamis Mosque, then make a splash at The Lost Paradise of Dilmun Water Park, and then explore the ancient world of Qal'at al-Bahrain. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Al-Fatih Mosque (Great Mosque), get engrossed in the history at Bahrain National Museum, and then view the masterpieces at Busaad Art Gallery.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Manama trip itinerary maker.

Toronto, Canada to Manama is an approximately 20-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Manama is 8 hours. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Toronto in November: high temperatures in Manama hover around 32°C and lows are around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Muscat.

Things to do in Manama

Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Busaad Art Gallery
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Qal'at al-Bahrain ©
Qal'at al-Bahrain
Al-Fatih Mosque (Great Mosque) ©
Al-Fatih Mosque (Great Mosque)
Bahrain National Museum ©
Bahrain National Museum

2
nights
Muscat, Oman

Muscat ©
The capital and largest city of Oman, the coastal city of Muscat boasts numerous historical sites and pristine modern developments.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): examine the collection at Oman Oil and Gas Exhibition Centre, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Hajjar Mountains, then kick back and relax at Pebble Beach, and finally see the interesting displays at Bait Al Zubair. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Qurum Beach, explore the stunning scenery at Snake Canyon, and then play a few rounds at Al Mouj Golf.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Muscat attractions planner.

You can fly from Manama to Muscat in 4.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Manama to Muscat. In November, daytime highs in Muscat are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel to Nizwa.

Things to do in Muscat

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Snake Canyon
Highlights from your plan
Snake Canyon ©
Snake Canyon
Bait Al Zubair ©
Bait Al Zubair
Qurum Beach ©
Qurum Beach

1
night
Nizwa, Oman

Nizwa ©
Once the capital of the sultanate, Nizwa stands as one of the longest-established urban areas in the country, and has retained its traditional core.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Jibreen Castle, then contemplate the long history of Bahla Fort, then contemplate the long history of Falaj Daris Park, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Nizwa Fort.

Make your Nizwa itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Muscat to Nizwa. Traveling from Muscat in November, expect Nizwa to be colder, temps between 21°C and 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can drive to Abu Dhabi.

Things to do in Nizwa

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Jibreen Castle
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Jibreen Castle ©
Jibreen Castle
 Nizwa Fort ©
Nizwa Fort
Bahla Fort ©
Bahla Fort

3
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.
Visit Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque and Mary, Mother of Jesus Mosque for their historical value. Do some cultural sightseeing at Qasr Al Hosn and Mezair'ah Fort. Spend the 9th (Mon) exploring nature at Mangrove National Park. Next up on the itinerary: step off the mainland to explore Saadiyat Beach Club, admire the landmark architecture of Etihad Towers, go for a walk through The Corniche, and zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

To see traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Abu Dhabi road trip planning website.

You can drive from Nizwa to Abu Dhabi in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Nizwa in November, things will get much hotter in Abu Dhabi: highs are around 36°C and lows about 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can drive to Dubai.

Things to do in Abu Dhabi

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque ©
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
Mangrove National Park ©
Mangrove National Park
Saadiyat Beach Club ©
Saadiyat Beach Club

5
nights
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Dubai ©
Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.
Get outdoors at La Mer by Meraas and Zipline. We've included these beaches for you: Marina Beach and Al Mamzar Beach Park. Spend the 11th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Make the 15th (Sun) an unforgettable day with an extreme tour. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Kite Beach by Meraas, take in the spiritual surroundings of Gurunanak Darbar Sikh Gurudwara, stop by Flying Cup, and take a leisurely stroll along Bur Dubai Abra Dock.

To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Dubai online day trip planner.

You can drive from Abu Dhabi to Dubai in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In November, daytime highs in Dubai are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dubai

Outdoors · Tours · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Kite Beach by Meraas ©
Kite Beach by Meraas
Marina Beach ©
Marina Beach
La Mer by Meraas ©
La Mer by Meraas

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