60 days in Saudi Arabia Itinerary

60 days in Saudi Arabia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Saudi Arabia attractions planner
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Jeddah
— 10 nights
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Mecca
— 4 nights
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Taif
— 4 nights
Fly
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Riyadh
— 16 nights
Train
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Al Hofuf
— 5 nights
Drive
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Al Khobar
— 5 nights
Drive
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Al Jubail
— 4 nights
Fly
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Medina
— 6 nights
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AlUla
— 5 nights
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Jeddah — 10 nights

The commercial and entertainment capital of Saudi Arabia, Jeddah offers a dazzling range of sites and activities combined with mouthwatering cuisine.
Take a break from Jeddah with a short trip to Royal Greens Golf & Country Club in King Abdullah Economic City, about 1h 30 min away. There's lots more to do: buy something for everyone on your list at Red Sea Mall, make a trip to Globe Roundabout, observe the fascinating underwater world at Fakieh Aquarium, and wander the streets of Al-Balad.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Jeddah route website.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Jeddah. Expect a daytime high around 42°C in May, and nighttime lows around 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to drive to Mecca.
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Mecca — 4 nights

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 sightseeing, historic sites, and nature. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Kaaba, take in the spiritual surroundings of Bilal Masjid, admire the landmark architecture of Abraj Al-Bait Towers, and buy something for everyone on your list at Makkah Mall.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Mecca tour itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Jeddah to Mecca in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Jeddah in May, expect nights in Mecca to be about the same, around 34°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 49°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can drive to Taif.
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Taif — 4 nights

Unofficially the country's summer capital, the city of Taif lies amid a richly fertile agricultural area and boasts a history reaching back to at least the 6th century CE. At 1,700 m (5,577 mi) above sea level, Taif enjoys a pleasant, dry climate, and its many green spaces ensure a family-friendly atmosphere.
Taif is known for nature, parks, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: stroll around Al Rudaf Park, browse the different shops at Jouri Mall, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Shafa Mountains, and get in on the family fun at Green Mountain Park.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Taif day trip planning site.

Drive from Mecca to Taif in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Mecca in May, with highs in Taif at 39°C and lows at 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight to Riyadh.
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Find places to stay May 24 — 28:

Riyadh — 16 nights

As the nation's capital, Riyadh represents a hub of commerce, culture, and transport.
Riyadh is known for shopping, sightseeing, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at National Museum, enjoy breathtaking views from Al Faisaliyah Centre, appreciate the views at Wadi Hanifa, and steep yourself in history at Masmak Fortress.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Riyadh trip itinerary app.

Traveling by flight from Taif to Riyadh takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, Riyadh is a bit warmer than Taif - with highs of 45°C and lows of 33°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Al Hofuf.
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Al Hofuf — 5 nights

Set in an expansive oasis with over 2 million palm trees, Al Hofuf ranks among the world's leading date producers.
Spend the 18th (Sat) exploring nature at Al-Ahsa Oasis,. The adventure continues: make a trip to Qaisariah Souq, take in the spiritual surroundings of Joatha Mosque, get a new perspective on nature at Hafouf National Museum, and relax in sumptuous surroundings at Menz Room Salon and Spa.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Al Hofuf online holiday planner.

Take a train from Riyadh to Al Hofuf in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Riyadh in June, plan for somewhat warmer days and slightly colder nights in Al Hofuf: temperatures range from 52°C by day to 32°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can go by car to Al Khobar.
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Al Khobar — 5 nights

Once a sleepy fishing port on the Persian Gulf Coast, Al Khobar now thrives as a metropolitan city and bustling economic center.
Get out of town with these interesting Al Khobar side-trips: Tarout Castle (in Al Qatif) and Dammam (Scuba & Snorkeling, Othaim Mall, &more). The adventure continues: take a leisurely stroll along Corniche, buy something for everyone on your list at Al Rashid Mall, look for gifts at Mall Of Dhahran, and admire the striking features of King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Al Khobar trip planner.

You can drive from Al Hofuf to Al Khobar in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of train and taxi. In June, plan for daily highs up to 51°C, and evening lows to 32°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Al Jubail.
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Al Jubail — 4 nights

Industrialized Al Jubail offers access to a protected natural area and set of islands in the Arabian Gulf.
Al Jubail is known for beaches, shopping, and spas. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Al Fanateer Beach, browse the different shops at Galleria Mall, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Al Nakheel Beach.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Al Jubail trip maker tool.

You can drive from Al Khobar to Al Jubail in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. In June in Al Jubail, expect temperatures between 50°C during the day and 32°C at night. You'll set off for Medina on the 27th (Mon).
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Medina — 6 nights

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, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Masjid Quba, make a trip to The Seven Mosques, stroll the grounds of Grave of Hamza ibn Abdul-Muttalib, and buy something for everyone on your list at Al Noor Mall.

To find maps and more tourist information, read our Medina journey app.

Getting from Al Jubail to Medina by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: fly; or drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, daytime highs in Medina are 49°C, while nighttime lows are 35°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to go by car to AlUla.
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AlUla — 5 nights

Historically based on a strategic location along the incense route, Al Ula has one of the largest archeological sites in Saudi Arabia.
AlUla is known for historic sites, nature, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Madain Saleh.AL-ULA, explore the striking landscape at Jabal AlFil (Elephant Rock), make a trip to Old Town of AlUla, and get engrossed in the history at AlUla Museum.

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Traveling by car from Medina to AlUla takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In July, plan for daily highs up to 49°C, and evening lows to 38°C. On the 8th (Fri), you're off to home.
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Saudi Arabia travel guide

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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.
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