11 days in Israel Itinerary

11 days in Israel Itinerary

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11 days in Israel Itinerary

Start: Stockholm
Fly + Drive:  10​h
1
Haifa
— 3 nights
+3
train + bus + foot + Fly:  2​h 30​min
2
Eilat
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Mitspe Ramon
— 3 nights
bus:  3​h 30​min
4
Jerusalem
— 2 nights
Fly:  10​h
End: Stockholm

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.
On the 19th (Fri), step into the grandiose world of Crusader Fortress, then wander the streets of Akko Old Town, and then steep yourself in history at The Church of the Annunciation. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Caesarea National Park, make a trip to Yefe Nof Street, and then don't miss a visit to Louis Promenade.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Haifa trip itinerary planner.

Stockholm, Sweden to Haifa is an approximately 10-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time (CET) to Israel Standard Time (IST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Stockholm in January, things will get warmer in Haifa: highs are around 20°C and lows about 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Eilat.

Things to do in Haifa

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Acre, The Church of the Annunciation, Caesarea National Park
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The Church of the Annunciation ©
The Church of the Annunciation
Louis Promenade ©
Louis Promenade
Citadel of Acre ©
Citadel of Acre

2
nights
Eilat

Eilat ©
At the northern extreme of the Red Sea sits Eilat, a resort town popular with domestic and international tourists.
Step off the beaten path and head to Red Canyon and Darkness - Israel's Biggest Haunted House. The adventure continues: get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, get your game on at Darkness, and meet the residents at Underwater Observatory Marine Park.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Eilat itinerary builder.

Do a combination of train, bus, and flight from Haifa to Eilat in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Haifa in January, expect nights in Eilat to be about the same, around 12°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Mitspe Ramon.

Things to do in Eilat

Parks Nature Tours
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Red Canyon ©
Red Canyon
Underwater Observatory Marine Park ©
Timna Park ©
Timna Park

3
nights
Mitspe Ramon

Mitspe Ramon ©
Founded in 1951, the small desert town of Mitspe Ramon overlooks the Ramon Crater, a massive 40 km (24 mi) long dip in the Negev desert, created by erosion and notable for its interesting rock formations.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, take in the dramatic natural features at Ramon Crater, and then explore the engaging exhibits at The Alpaca Farm. On the next day, explore the striking landscape of Avdat National Park, then make a trip to Ben Gurion Tomb, and then delve into the distant past at Nabatean Avdat Acropolis.

To find reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Mitspe Ramon trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Eilat to Mitspe Ramon takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Eilat in January, plan for little chillier days in Mitspe Ramon, with highs around 20°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to take a bus to Jerusalem.

Things to do in Mitspe Ramon

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Ben Gurion Tomb
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Ramon Crater ©
Ramon Crater
Nabatean Avdat Acropolis ©
Nabatean Avdat Acropolis
Ben Gurion Tomb ©
Ben Gurion Tomb

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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Hezekiah's Tunnel - Siloam Tunnel, delve into the distant past at Western Wall, and then get engrossed in the history at Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Israel Museum, get engrossed in the history at Tower of David Museum, then steep yourself in history at Mount of Olives, then admire the striking features of Church of the Holy Sepulchre, and finally take a stroll through Old City of Jerusalem.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Jerusalem trip builder.

Take a bus from Mitspe Ramon to Jerusalem in 3.5 hours. Traveling from Mitspe Ramon in January, things will get little chillier in Jerusalem: highs are around 15°C and lows about 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Jerusalem

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

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