7 days in Western Asia Itinerary
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Ras Al Khaimah
— 2 nights
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Sun, Aug 7 - Sat, Aug 13
Abu Dhabi — 1 night
Take a trip to Abu Dhabi to discover a modern metropolis built on a strip of land jutting out into the Persian Gulf.Chelsea Man Spa has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 7th (Sun): browse the different shops at Marina Mall, steep yourself in history at Heritage Village, make a trip to The Corniche, then steep yourself in history at Qasr Al Hosn, and finally walk around Delma Park. Here are some ideas for day two: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then get a taste of local nightlife at Chelsea Man Spa, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque.
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Chennai, India to Abu Dhabi is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Chennai to Abu Dhabi, you'll gain 1.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Chennai in August: high temperatures in Abu Dhabi hover around 50°C and lows are around 37°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to drive to Ras Al Khaimah.
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Ras Al Khaimah — 2 nights
Nicknamed "the Rising Emirate," Ras Al Khaimah may be an unfamiliar name to many tourists, but has been tipped as the next Dubai thanks to its steady development (along with the rest of the U.A.E.) of luxury resorts, retail districts, and shopping malls.Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): stroll through Wadi Bih, then buy something for everyone on your list at Al Hamra Mall, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.
To see maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Ras Al Khaimah trip planner.
Drive from Abu Dhabi to Ras Al Khaimah in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. August in Ras Al Khaimah sees daily highs of 50°C and lows of 34°C at night. You'll set off for Dubai on the 10th (Wed).
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Dubai — 2 nights
Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.Attractions like Wild Wadi Waterpark and The Dubai Mall make great kid-friendly stops. There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Burj Khalifa, make a splash at Atlantis Aquaventure Waterpark, get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, and get engrossed in the history at Dubai Museum & Al Fahidi Fort.
To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Dubai trip builder site.
Traveling by car from Ras Al Khaimah to Dubai takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of bus and subway. Traveling from Ras Al Khaimah in August, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 38°C in Dubai. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Sharjah.
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Sharjah — 1 night
Located along the northern coast of the Persian Gulf, Sharjah was named the Middle East's top cultural city by UNESCO in 1998.For reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Sharjah road trip planner.
Sharjah is just a stone's throw from Dubai. In August, plan for daily highs up to 50°C, and evening lows to 36°C. On the 13th (Sat), you'll travel back home.
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