12 days in Israel Itinerary

12 days in Israel Itinerary

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12 days in Israel Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  13​h 30​min
1
Jerusalem
— 4 nights
Bus + Fly:  3​h
2
Eilat
— 3 nights
+3
Fly + Foot + Bus + Train:  2​h 30​min
3
Haifa
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Capernaum
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  17​h 30​min
End: New Delhi

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.
On the 30th (Mon), spend a fun day on foot with Walking tours. There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center, take a stroll through Old City of Jerusalem, explore the ancient world of Western Wall, and admire the natural beauty at Garden of Gethsemane.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Jerusalem trip itinerary maker.

New Delhi, India to Jerusalem is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of flight, train, and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from New Delhi to Jerusalem is minus 3 hours. Traveling from New Delhi in October, expect Jerusalem to be little chillier, temps between 32°C and 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Eilat.

Things to do in Jerusalem

Tours Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem ©
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Walking tours

3
nights
Eilat

Eilat ©
At the northern extreme of the Red Sea sits Eilat, a resort town popular with domestic and international tourists.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): take in the views from Harbour Bridge, explore the striking landscape of Timna Park, and then take in the waterfront activity at Eilat Marina. On the 2nd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the vivid underwater world at Dolphin Reef, then see the vivid underwater world at Coral Beach Nature Reserve, and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Underwater Observatory Marine Park.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Eilat trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Jerusalem to Eilat takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Jerusalem in October, plan for a bit warmer days in Eilat, with highs around 39°C, while nights are much hotter with lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel to Haifa.

Things to do in Eilat

Parks Wildlife Nature
Highlights from your plan
Underwater Observatory Marine Park ©
Timna Park ©
Timna Park
Dolphin Reef ©
Dolphin Reef

2
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 3rd (Fri), explore the striking landscape of Caesarea National Park, stop by Mishi Chocolate Boutique, and then admire the natural beauty at Baha'i Gardens and Golden Dome. On the next day, admire the landmark architecture of The Church of the Annunciation, explore the ancient world of Megiddo National Park, then steep yourself in history at Stella Maris Lighthouse and Carmelite Monastery, and finally make a trip to Louis Promenade.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Haifa itinerary builder.

Do a combination of flight, bus, and train from Eilat to Haifa in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Eilat in November: highs in Haifa hover around 27°C, while lows dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Capernaum.

Things to do in Haifa

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Nazareth, Mishi Chocolate Boutique, Caesarea National Park
Highlights from your plan
The Baha'i Gardens ©
The Baha'i Gardens
The Church of the Annunciation ©
The Church of the Annunciation
Caesarea National Park ©
Caesarea National Park

1
night
Capernaum

Capernaum ©
A trip to Capernaum takes pilgrims and tourists to the northern shore of the Sea of Galilee, which represents one of the major historical sites to see in Israel.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): take in the awesome beauty at Mount Tabor, explore the activities along Sea of Galilee, and then contemplate the long history of Tiberias. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Hula Nature Reserve, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Mount of Beatitudes, then steep yourself in history at Mount of Beatitudes, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Tabgha.

For photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Capernaum vacation trip planner.

Getting from Haifa to Capernaum by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Haifa in November, plan for a bit cooler nights in Capernaum, with lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Capernaum

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tiberias, Mount Tabor, Hula Nature Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Sea of Galilee ©
Sea of Galilee
Mount Tabor ©
Mount Tabor
Mount of Beatitudes ©
Mount of Beatitudes

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