Route & dates
3 days in Makkah Province Itinerary
Start: Kuwait City
Fly + taxi + bus: 7h 45min
Mecca— 1 night
Drive: 1h 30min
Jeddah— 1 night
Fly: 4h 15min
End: Kuwait City
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Mother of All Settlements
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.For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Mecca online trip itinerary planner .
Kuwait City, Kuwait to Mecca is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive. When traveling from Kuwait City in August, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Mecca: temperatures range from 50°C by day to 36°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to drive to Jeddah.
Things to do in Mecca
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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.Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): make a trip to World's Tallest Unsupported Flagpole, wander the streets of Balad, and then browse the different shops at Red Sea Mall.
To find traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Jeddah online holiday maker .
Traveling by car from Mecca to Jeddah takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. When traveling from Mecca in August, plan for a bit cooler days in Jeddah, with highs around 44°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 35°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.
Things to do in Jeddah
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