6 days in Saudi Arabia Itinerary

6 days in Saudi Arabia Itinerary

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Fly
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Dammam
— 1 night
Drive
2
Al Khobar
— 1 day
Drive
3
Al Hofuf
— 1 night
Train
4
Riyadh
— 1 night
Fly
5
Medina
— 2 nights
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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.
For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Dammam tour itinerary maker site.

Kolkata (Calcutta), India to Dammam is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2.5 hours traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) to Dammam. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in August; daily highs in Dammam reach 51°C and lows reach 35°C. You'll set off for Al Khobar on the 29th (Sat).

Things to do in Dammam

Shopping · Parks · Outdoors · Museums
Find places to stay Aug 28 — 29:

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Al Khobar

Once a sleepy fishing port on the Persian Gulf Coast, Al Khobar now thrives as a metropolitan city and bustling economic center.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Half Moon Beach.

For other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Al Khobar trip itinerary planner.

Al Khobar is very close to Dammam. In August, daytime highs in Al Khobar are 51°C, while nighttime lows are 35°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to drive to Al Hofuf.

Things to do in Al Khobar

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
Find places to stay Aug 29 — 30:
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Al Hofuf

Set in an expansive oasis with over 2 million palm trees, Al Hofuf ranks among the world's leading date producers.
On the 30th (Sun), get engrossed in the history at Hafouf National Museum, then take in the awesome beauty at Al Qarah Mountain, and then stroll around King Abdullah Environmental Park.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Al Hofuf trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Al Khobar to Al Hofuf in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and train. Expect a daytime high around 54°C in August, and nighttime lows around 34°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can travel to Riyadh.

Things to do in Al Hofuf

Nature · Parks · Museums
Find places to stay Aug 29 — 30:

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Riyadh

As the nation's capital, Riyadh represents a hub of commerce, culture, and transport.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Mon): steep yourself in history at Masmak Fortress, examine the collection at National Museum, and then see the interesting displays at King Abdulaziz Historical Center.

To find reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Riyadh itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by train from Al Hofuf to Riyadh takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Al Hofuf in August, plan for slightly colder days and somewhat warmer nights in Riyadh: temperatures range from 49°C by day to 39°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to travel to Medina.

Things to do in Riyadh

Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 30 — 31:

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nights
Medina

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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Masjid Al Ghamamah, then examine the collection at Koran Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Al Masjid an Nabawi, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Masjid Quba.

For photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Medina journey planning website.

Traveling by flight from Riyadh to Medina takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 51°C, and evening lows to 38°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Medina

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Aug 31 — Sep 2:

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.