10 days in Dammam & Makkah Province Itinerary

10 days in Dammam & Makkah Province Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Saudi Arabia tour planner

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Dammam
— 2 nights
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Jeddah
— 3 nights
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Mecca
— 4 nights
Fly

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Dammam

— 2 nights
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.
Go for a jaunt from Dammam to Al Khobar to see Half Moon Beach about 42 minutes away. There's lots more to do: take a leisurely stroll along Corniche, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, browse the different shops at Al-Rashid Mall, and explore the engaging exhibits at Ithra.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Dammam day trip planner.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Dammam. In May, daytime highs in Dammam are 47°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly to Jeddah.

Things to do in Dammam

Outdoors · Parks · Shopping · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 4 — 6:

Jeddah

— 3 nights

The Bride of the Red Sea

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, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: buy something for everyone on your list at Red Sea Mall, make a trip to Jeddah Flagpole, wander the streets of Al-Balad, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Fakieh Aquarium.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Jeddah trip planning tool.

Fly from Dammam to Jeddah in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Dammam in May: highs in Jeddah hover around 42°C, while lows dip to 31°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Mecca.

Things to do in Jeddah

Shopping · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 6 — 9:

Mecca

— 4 nights

Mother of All Settlements

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Mecca: Taif (Shafa Mountains, Al Rudaf Park, &more). There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Kaaba, take in the spiritual surroundings of Station of Ibrahim, take in the awesome beauty at Jabal al-Nour, and look and learn at Makkah Clock Tower Museum.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Mecca tour itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Jeddah to Mecca takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Jeddah in May, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Mecca: temperatures range from 49°C by day to 34°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to fly back home.

Things to do in Mecca

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 9 — 13:

Makkah Province travel guide

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Landmarks · Sacred & Religious Sites · Shopping Malls