17 days in Saudi Arabia Itinerary

17 days in Saudi Arabia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Riyadh
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Riyadh
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 15 min
2
Medina
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
3
Jeddah
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Al Kamil
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h 45 min
5
Taif
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 30 min
6
Al Jubail
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
7
Jazan
— 2 nights
Fly:  8 h
8
Sharorah
— 2 nights
Fly:  8 h
9
Abha
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
End: Riyadh

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Riyadh

Riyadh ©
As the nation's capital, Riyadh represents a hub of commerce, culture, and transport.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Al Ma'athar Cave Park, Room Escape Games, Heet Cave, and other attractions.

For other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Riyadh online day trip planner.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Riyadh. In September, daily temperatures in Riyadh can reach 45°C, while at night they dip to 34°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel to Medina.

Things to do in Riyadh

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites
Find places to stay Sep 20 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
King Abdullah Park ©
King Abdullah Park
Ad Diriyah ©
Ad Diriyah
Red Sand Dunes ©
Red Sand Dunes

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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.
You've now added Madain Saleh.AL-ULA to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): delve into the distant past at Madain Saleh.AL-ULA, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Masjid Al Qiblatayn, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Al Noor Mall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Mon): browse the different shops at Taiba Commercial Center and then steep yourself in history at Jannatul Baqi.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Medina online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Riyadh to Medina takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 49°C, and evening lows to 35°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to travel to Jeddah.

Things to do in Medina

Shopping Historic Sites
Find places to stay Sep 22 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Al Noor Mall ©
Al Noor Mall
Masjid Al Qiblatayn ©
Masjid Al Qiblatayn
Jannatul Baqi ©
Jannatul Baqi

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nights
Jeddah

Jeddah ©
The commercial and entertainment capital of Saudi Arabia, Jeddah offers a dazzling range of sites and activities combined with mouthwatering cuisine.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Jabal Al-Fil (Elephant Rock), Jeddah Lighthouse, Bicycle Square (Midan Addarajah), and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): make a trip to Bicycle Square (Midan Addarajah), don't miss a visit to Jeddah Lighthouse, explore the striking landscape at Jabal Al-Fil (Elephant Rock), thentake a stroll through Al-Balad, thenadmire the local landmark of King Fahd's Fountain, and finally make a trip to Gallery One. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Wed): make a trip to Jeddah Flagpole, thendon't miss a visit to Jeddah Corniche, thenbuy something for everyone on your list at Red Sea Mall, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Al Rahma Mosque.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Jeddah online trip planner.

You can fly from Medina to Jeddah in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Medina in September, expect nights in Jeddah to be about the same, around 34°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 42°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel to Al Kamil.

Things to do in Jeddah

Parks Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Jabal Al-Fil (Elephant Rock)
Find places to stay Sep 24 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
King Fahd's Fountain ©
King Fahd's Fountain
Al-Balad ©
Al-Balad
Al Rahma Mosque ©
Al Rahma Mosque

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day
Al Kamil

Al Kamil ©
You've now added Bayuda Desert to your itinerary. On the 27th (Thu), admire nature's extreme beauty at Bayuda Desert.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Al Kamil trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Jeddah to Al Kamil takes 2.5 hours. When traveling from Jeddah in September, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Al Kamil: temperatures range from 51°C by day to 35°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Taif.

Things to do in Al Kamil

Parks Nature
Find places to stay Sep 26 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Bayuda Desert ©
Bayuda Desert

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night
Taif

Taif ©
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Shafa Mountains, Saiysad National Park and Al Wahbah crater. Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): take in the awesome beauty at Shafa Mountains, explore the striking landscape of Saiysad National Park, thenstop by Taif's Heart Mall, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Al Wahbah crater.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Taif journey builder website.

You can drive from Al Kamil to Taif in 3 hours. Traveling from Al Kamil in September, things will get little chillier in Taif: highs are around 41°C and lows about 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Al Jubail.

Things to do in Taif

Parks Nature Shopping
Find places to stay Sep 27 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Al Wahbah crater ©
Al Wahbah crater
Shafa Mountains ©
Shafa Mountains
Saiysad National Park ©
Saiysad National Park

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Al Jubail

Al Jubail ©
Industrialized Al Jubail offers access to a protected natural area and set of islands in the Arabian Gulf.
Al Fanateer Beach has been added to your itinerary. On the 29th (Sat), browse the different shops at Fanateer Mall, explore the wide array of goods at Galleria Mall, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Al - huwailat shopping center.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Al Jubail trip planner.

Fly from Taif to Al Jubail in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Taif in September, expect Al Jubail to be a bit warmer, temps between 49°C and 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Jazan.

Things to do in Al Jubail

Shopping Beaches Parks
Find places to stay Sep 28 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Fanateer Mall ©
Fanateer Mall
Galleria Mall ©
Galleria Mall
Al - huwailat shopping center ©
Al - huwailat shopping center

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nights
Jazan

Jazan ©
To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Jazan day trip website.

Fly from Al Jubail to Jazan in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Al Jubail, expect little chillier days and somewhat warmer nights in Jazan, ranging from highs of 45°C to lows of 34°C. You'll set off for Sharorah on the 2nd (Tue).

Things to do in Jazan

Shopping
Find places to stay Sep 30 — Oct 2:
Highlights from your plan
Al Rashid Mall ©
Al Rashid Mall

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nights
Sharorah

Sharorah
Empty Quarter has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): explore the fascinating landscape at Empty Quarter.

To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Sharorah driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Jazan to Sharorah in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Sharorah when traveling from Jazan in October, with lows around 22°C. On the 4th (Thu), you'll travel to Abha.

Things to do in Sharorah

Parks Nature
Find places to stay Oct 2 — 4:

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Abha

Abha ©
Poised in the mountains in southwest Saudi Arabia, Abha provides respite and escape to domestic tourists as well as travelers from other Gulf countries and beyond.
Asir National Park has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): explore the striking landscape of Asir National Park.

To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Abha trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Sharorah to Abha by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Sharorah in October, with highs in Abha at 31°C and lows at 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Abha

Parks Nature
Find places to stay Oct 4 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Abha Dam Lake ©
Abha Dam Lake

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