9 days in United Arab Emirates Itinerary

9 days in United Arab Emirates Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Colombo
Fly:  8 h 15 min
1
Abu Dhabi
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Dubai
— 6 nights
Fly:  8 h
End: Colombo

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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, thenget in on the family fun at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, and then take in the exciting artwork at Folklore Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Fri): go for a walk through The Corniche, buy something for everyone on your list at Marina Mall, thencontemplate the long history of Heritage Village, and finally appreciate the history behind The Founder's Memorial.

To find traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Abu Dhabi trip itinerary maker tool.

Colombo, Sri Lanka to Abu Dhabi is an approximately 9-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Gulf Standard Time is minus 1.5 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Colombo in December: high temperatures in Abu Dhabi hover around 30°C and lows are around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to drive to Dubai.

Things to do in Abu Dhabi

Theme Parks Shopping Historic Sites
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Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque ©
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi ©
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi
Marina Mall ©
Marina Mall

6
nights
Dubai

Dubai ©
Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.
Kids will appreciate attractions like The Dubai Mall and Burj Khalifa. Head to Souk Madinat Jumeirah and Dubai Spice Soukfor plenty of shopping. Get out of town with these interesting Dubai side-trips: Sharjah (Heart of Sharjah & Eye of the Emirates Wheel). And it doesn't end there: make a splash at Atlantis Aquaventure Waterpark, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jumeirah Mosque, stroll through Jumeirah Public Beach, and look for gifts at Dubai Gold Souk.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Dubai sightseeing planning website.

Drive from Abu Dhabi to Dubai in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In December, daytime highs in Dubai are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Dubai

Parks Theme Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Sharjah
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The Dubai Mall ©
The Dubai Mall
Wild Wadi Waterpark ©
Wild Wadi Waterpark
Atlantis Aquaventure Waterpark ©
Atlantis Aquaventure Waterpark

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