3 days in Saudi Arabia Itinerary

3 days in Saudi Arabia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Saudi Arabia attractions planner

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Jeddah
— 1 day
Fly
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Medina
— 1 night
Fly
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Dammam
— 1 night
Fly

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Jeddah

— 1 day

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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): observe the fascinating underwater world at Fakieh Aquarium, ponder the design of King Fahd's Fountain, then don't miss a visit to Jeddah Flagpole, and finally stop by Al-Balad.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Jeddah vacation planner.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Jeddah. In July, plan for daily highs up to 45°C, and evening lows to 34°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can catch the flight to Medina.

Things to do in Jeddah

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
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Medina

— 1 night

Radiant City

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.
On the 26th (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Masjid Al Qiblatayn, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Al Masjid an Nabawi, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Masjid Quba.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Medina day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Jeddah to Medina takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Jeddah in July, expect nights in Medina to be about the same, around 36°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 50°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to catch the flight to Dammam.

Things to do in Medina

Historic Sites
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Dammam

— 1 night
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 27th (Tue), take in the waterfront at Corniche and then buy something for everyone on your list at Othaim Mall.

To see other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Dammam trip itinerary maker site.

You can fly from Medina to Dammam in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 53°C in July, and nighttime lows around 35°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) to allow time to fly back home.

Things to do in Dammam

Shopping

Side Trip

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Saudi Arabia travel guide

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Sacred & Religious Sites · Landmarks · Shopping Malls
With coastlines on two seas, Saudi Arabia boasts some of the world's top scuba diving locations. At the same time, it has tourist attractions of such cultural heft as Mecca and Medina, the most sacred destinations for Muslim travelers and pilgrims. When it comes to relaxation and recreation, a trip to Saudi Arabia opens a world of possibilities for outdoor adventures, which include desert excursions by horse or camel, mountain climbing, cycling, and camping under the starry sky. Think about beginning or ending your tour of Saudi Arabia in Jeddah, a cosmopolitan center of commerce, shopping, and dining situated on the Red Sea coastline.