10 days in Israel Itinerary

10 days in Israel Itinerary

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10 days in Israel Itinerary

Start: Tampa
Fly:  19​h
1
Jerusalem
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Dimona
— 2 nights
bus:  2​h 45​min
3
Eilat
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  4​h
4
Ginosar
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  19​h 45​min
End: Tampa

2
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.
Popular historic sites such as Western Wall and Temple Mount are in your itinerary. You'll explore and learn at Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center and Old City of Jerusalem. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Israel Museum, admire the striking features of Eglise du Saint-Sepulcre, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Al Masjid Al Aqsa, and steep yourself in history at Mt of Olives.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Jerusalem travel itinerary planner.

Tampa, USA to Jerusalem is an approximately 19-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Tampa to Jerusalem, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Tampa in June, plan for slightly colder nights in Jerusalem, with lows around 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Dimona.

Things to do in Jerusalem

Museums Historic Sites Tours
Highlights from your plan
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem ©
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Western Wall ©
Western Wall

2
nights
Dimona

Dimona ©
Dimona is an Israeli city in the Negev desert, 36km to the south of Beersheba and 35km west of the Dead Sea above the Arava valley in the Southern District of Israel. Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): delve into the distant past at Masada Fortress, explore the striking landscape of Masada National Park, and then explore the ancient world of Herod's Western Palace. On the 6th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in breathtaking views at Ein Yorkeam, get engrossed in the history at Ben-Gurion Hut, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Avdat National Park.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Dimona road trip app .

You can drive from Jerusalem to Dimona in 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can take a bus to Eilat.

Things to do in Dimona

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ein Yorkeam, Ben-Gurion Hut, Masada National Park, Avdat National Park, Masada Fortress
Highlights from your plan
Masada National Park ©
Masada National Park
Avdat National Park ©
Avdat National Park
Masada Fortress ©
Masada Fortress

2
nights
Eilat

Eilat ©
At the northern extreme of the Red Sea sits Eilat, a resort town popular with domestic and international tourists.
On the 7th (Fri), explore the striking landscape of Timna Park, then see the vivid underwater world at Dolphin Reef, and then have some family-friendly fun at Darkness - Israel's Biggest Haunted House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Sat): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Eilat road trip planner.

Getting from Dimona to Eilat by bus takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive. June in Eilat sees daily highs of 103°F and lows of 78°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Ginosar.

Things to do in Eilat

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin Reef ©
Dolphin Reef
Scuba & Snorkeling
Timna Park ©
Timna Park

2
nights
Ginosar

Ginosar ©
Ginosar is a kibbutz in the Plain of Ginosar on the western shore of the Sea of Galilee in Israel. Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Mount of Beatitudes, take in the dramatic natural features at Tabgha, take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of the Multiplication, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Primacy of Peter, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sea of Galilee.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Ginosar tour planning site .

Getting from Eilat to Ginosar by combination of flight and bus takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, train, and bus; or take a bus. When traveling from Eilat in June, plan for colder days in Ginosar, with highs around 83°F, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 73°F. On the 10th (Mon), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Ginosar

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Capernaum, Tiberias, Church of the Primacy of Peter
Highlights from your plan
Sea of Galilee ©
Sea of Galilee
Mount of Beatitudes ©
Mount of Beatitudes
Church of the Primacy of Peter ©
Church of the Primacy of Peter

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