Route & dates
Start: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Dubai, United Arab Emirates— 8 nights
Fly: 9 h 30 min
London, United Kingdom— 51 nights
Fly: 9 h 30 min
End: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
City of Gold
Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.Venture out of the city with trips to Al Ain (Al Jahili Fort & Al Ain Oasis) and Abu Dhabi (Qasr Al Hosn, Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, &more). And it doesn't end there: cool off at Wild Wadi Waterpark, buy something for everyone on your list at Souk Madinat Jumeirah, get to know the fascinating history of Bastakia Quarter, and explore the activities along Dubai Creek.
To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Dubai trip planner.
If you are flying in from United Arab Emirates, the closest major aiports are Dubai International Airport, Sharjah International Airport, Al Maktoum International Airport and Ras Al Khaimah International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in April, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel to London.
Things to do in Dubai
Abu Dhabi, Al Ain
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London, United Kingdom
The Square Mile
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.Change things up with these side-trips from London: Bourton-on-the-Water (Greystones Farm, The Cotswold Brewing Company, &more), Chipping Campden (St Eadburgha’s Church, St. James' Church, &more) and Cotswolds Distillery (in Stourton). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Buckingham Palace, take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and admire the masterpieces at National Gallery.
To see where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read London online day trip planner.
You can fly from Dubai to London in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Gulf Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 4 hours. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Dubai in April; daily highs in London reach 15°C and lows reach 5°C. On the 31st (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.
Things to do in London
Cheltenham, Bourton-on-the-Water, Chipping Campden, Moreton-in-Marsh, Burford
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