15 days in Saudi Arabia Itinerary

15 days in Saudi Arabia Itinerary

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15 days in Saudi Arabia Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  9​h 15​min
1
Riyadh
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h
2
Dammam
— 2 nights
3
Medina
— 3 nights
4
Mecca
— 3 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
5
Jeddah
— 3 nights
Fly:  9​h
End: London

3
nights
Riyadh

Riyadh ©
As the nation's capital, Riyadh represents a hub of commerce, culture, and transport.
Riyadh is known for historic sites, shopping, museums, parks, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at National Museum, contemplate the waterfront views at Wadi Hanifah, walk around Al Bujairi Heritage Park, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Riyadh road trip planning tool .

London, UK to Riyadh is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Arabia Standard Time (AST), which is usually a 3 hour difference. In November, Riyadh is much hotter than London - with highs of 30°C and lows of 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel to Dammam.

Things to do in Riyadh

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites
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Riyadh Zoo ©
Riyadh Zoo
National Museum ©
National Museum
Masmak Fortress ©
Masmak Fortress

2
nights
Dammam

Dammam ©
Plan a holiday to Dammam for breathtaking views of pristine scenery in a city that bursts with picture-perfect parks boasting patches of lush lawn and vibrant floral displays.
On the 16th (Sat), kick back and relax at Half Moon Beach and then admire the landmark architecture of King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture. Keep things going the next day: look for gifts at Mall Of Dhahran, then take in the waterfront at Corniche, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Al-Rashid Mall.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Dammam route planning app .

You can fly from Riyadh to Dammam in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In November, daytime highs in Dammam are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Medina.

Things to do in Dammam

Shopping Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Al Khobar, Dhahran
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Mall Of Dhahran ©
Mall Of Dhahran
Corniche ©
Corniche
Half Moon Beach ©
Half Moon Beach

3
nights
Medina

Medina ©
Most tourism in Medina, the second-holiest city in Islam, comes from pilgrims who visit as part of the Hajj, an annual traditional journey that ends in Mecca.
Medina is known for historic sites, nature, shopping, museums, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Al Masjid an Nabawi, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Uhud, contemplate the long history of Jannatul Baqi, and see the interesting displays at Koran Museum.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Medina tour itinerary planning site .

Traveling by flight from Dammam to Medina takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November in Medina, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Mecca.

Things to do in Medina

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Find places to stay Nov 17 — 20:
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Al Masjid an Nabawi ©
Al Masjid an Nabawi
Masjid Quba ©
Masjid Quba
Mount Uhud ©
Mount Uhud

3
nights
Mecca

Mecca ©
The city of Mecca boasts the statues of the holiest site in Islam, and represents the birthplace of the Prophet Muhammad and therefore the religion itself.
Mecca is known for historic sites, shopping, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Kaaba, don't miss a visit to Jabal al-Nour, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Mount Arafat.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Mecca attractions planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Medina to Mecca in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Medina in November: high temperatures in Mecca hover around 42°C and lows are around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to take a bus to Jeddah.

Things to do in Mecca

Historic Sites
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Kaaba ©
Kaaba
Abraj Al-Bait Towers ©
Abraj Al-Bait Towers
Jabal al-Nour ©
Jabal al-Nour

3
nights
Jeddah

Jeddah ©
The commercial and entertainment capital of Saudi Arabia, Jeddah offers a dazzling range of sites and activities combined with mouthwatering cuisine.
Jeddah is known for shopping, zoos & aquariums, historic sites, beaches, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: ponder the design of King Fahd's Fountain, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Fakieh Aquarium, partake in some friendly competition at The Secret Room, and browse the different shops at Red Sea Mall.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Jeddah planner .

Take a bus from Mecca to Jeddah in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Mecca in November, you will find days in Jeddah are a bit cooler (38°C), and nights are about the same (28°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Jeddah

Shopping Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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King Fahd's Fountain ©
King Fahd's Fountain
Al-Balad ©
Al-Balad
Red Sea Mall ©
Red Sea Mall

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