10 days in Israel Itinerary

10 days in Israel Itinerary

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10 days in Israel Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  1​h
1
Eilat
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Sde Boker
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Jerusalem
— 4 nights
bus:  2​h
4
Haifa
— 3 nights
train:  1​h
End: Tel Aviv

1
night
Eilat

Eilat ©
At the northern extreme of the Red Sea sits Eilat, a resort town popular with domestic and international tourists.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): explore the striking landscape of Timna Park, then have some family-friendly fun at Darkness - Israel's Biggest Haunted House, and then see the vivid underwater world at Coral Beach Nature Reserve. Here are some ideas for day two: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Underwater Observatory Marine Park.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Eilat trip planner .

Tel Aviv to Eilat is an approximately 1-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Tel Aviv in September, expect nights in Eilat to be about the same, around 30°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 44°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can drive to Sde Boker.

Things to do in Eilat

Parks Wildlife Tours
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Underwater Observatory Marine Park ©
Scuba & Snorkeling
Timna Park ©
Timna Park

1
night
Sde Boker

Sde Boker ©
Sde Boker is a kibbutz in the Negev desert of southern Israel. Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): explore the ancient world of Nabatean Avdat Acropolis, then take in the dramatic natural features at Ramon Crater, and then explore the stunning scenery at Avdat National Park.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Sde Boker tour itinerary tool .

You can drive from Eilat to Sde Boker in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Jerusalem.

Things to do in Sde Boker

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Mitspe Ramon
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Ramon Crater ©
Ramon Crater
Avdat National Park ©
Avdat National Park
Nabatean Avdat Acropolis ©
Nabatean Avdat Acropolis

4
nights
Jerusalem

Jerusalem ©
Few places in the world boast such a long history and such a rich multiethnic culture as Jerusalem, a city sacred to Jews, Muslims, and Christians.
Venture out of the city with trips to Jaffa Old City (in Jaffa), Masada National Park (in Masada) and Neve Tzedek (in Tel Aviv). Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center, pause for some serene contemplation at Bethesda, explore the ancient world of Western Wall, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Jerusalem trip site .

You can drive from Sde Boker to Jerusalem in 2 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Jerusalem can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to catcht the bus to Haifa.

Things to do in Jerusalem

Tours Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Tel Aviv, Masada National Park
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The Israel Museum, Jerusalem ©
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Masada National Park ©
Masada National Park

3
nights
Haifa

Haifa ©
A picturesque city in the north of the country, Haifa combines history and appearances to create an interesting and relaxing destination.
Get out of town with these interesting Haifa side-trips: Sea of Galilee (in Tiberias), Nazareth (The Church of the Annunciation & Nazareth Village) and Magdala (in Migdal). And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at The Baha'i Gardens, identify plant and animal life at Hula Nature Reserve, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Tabor, and contemplate the long history of Mount of Beatitudes.

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Haifa holiday maker .

Getting from Jerusalem to Haifa by bus takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train. In September in Haifa, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can take a train back home.

Things to do in Haifa

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Nazareth, Bahai Gardens and Shrine, Magdala, Hula Nature Reserve, Sea of Galilee
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Sea of Galilee ©
Sea of Galilee
The Baha'i Gardens ©
The Baha'i Gardens
The Church of the Annunciation ©
The Church of the Annunciation

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