12 days in Israel Itinerary

12 days in Israel Itinerary

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12 days in Israel Itinerary

Start: Kiev
Fly + Drive:  8​h 45​min
1
Ein Bokek
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Mitspe Ramon
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Eilat
— 3 nights
Fly:  1​h
4
Tel Aviv
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Nazareth
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  8​h 30​min
End: Kiev

1
night
Ein Bokek

Ein Bokek ©
Sandwiched between the turquoise waters of evaporation pools and desert-like landscape, Ein Bokek features a strip of hotels and luxury resorts on the Israeli shore of the Dead Sea.
To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Ein Bokek trip planning tool .

Kiev, Ukraine to Ein Bokek is an approximately 9-hour flight. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to drive to Mitspe Ramon.

Things to do in Ein Bokek

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Dead Sea Region
Highlights from your plan
En Gedi Nature Reserve ©
En Gedi Nature Reserve
Ein Bokek Beach ©
Ein Bokek Beach
The Masada Museum ©
The Masada Museum

1
night
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.
On the 11th (Thu), explore the stunning scenery at Avdat National Park, explore the ancient world of Nabatean Avdat Acropolis, and then take a memorable tour with The Alpaca Farm.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Mitspe Ramon travel route planning website .

Traveling by car from Ein Bokek to Mitspe Ramon takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Eilat.

Things to do in Mitspe Ramon

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Avdat National Park ©
Avdat National Park
Nabatean Avdat Acropolis ©
Nabatean Avdat Acropolis
The Alpaca Farm ©
The Alpaca Farm

3
nights
Eilat

Eilat ©
At the northern extreme of the Red Sea sits Eilat, a resort town popular with domestic and international tourists.
Relax by the water at Princess Beach and Migdalor Beach. Get outdoors at Eilat Action and Red Canyon. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Dekel Beach Eilat, stop by Eilat Wines, tour the pleasant surroundings at Mosh Beach, and head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To see reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Eilat tour itinerary planning app .

Traveling by car from Mitspe Ramon to Eilat takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. While traveling from Mitspe Ramon, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Eilat, ranging from highs of 39°C to lows of 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to fly to Tel Aviv.

Things to do in Eilat

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Migdalor Beach ©
Migdalor Beach
Princess Beach ©
Princess Beach
Mosh Beach ©
Mosh Beach

4
nights
Tel Aviv

Tel Aviv ©
Called the "White City" thanks to the color of its World Heritage-listed architectural landmarks, Tel Aviv serves as Israel's modern and cosmopolitan second city.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Frishman Beach and Jerusalem Beach. For shopping fun, head to Ben Yehuda Street or Ilana Goor Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tel Aviv: Jerusalem (Jaffa Gate (Bab al-Khalil), Church of Saint Anne, & more). There's still lots to do: hunt for treasures at Nachlat Binyamin Pedestrian Mall, savor the flavors at Sarona Market, examine the collection at Yitzhak Rabin Center, and shop like a local with Dizengoff Street.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Tel Aviv journey builder tool .

You can fly from Eilat to Tel Aviv in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Eilat in October, plan for a bit cooler days in Tel Aviv, with highs around 32°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) to allow time to take a bus to Nazareth.

Things to do in Tel Aviv

Shopping Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Jerusalem
Highlights from your plan
Frishman Beach ©
Frishman Beach
The Yitzhak Rabin Center ©
The Yitzhak Rabin Center

2
nights
Nazareth

Nazareth ©
Known worldwide as the hometown of Jesus Christ, Nazareth draws flocks of pilgrims who come to see the place where Christ grew up, and follow his footsteps along the Jesus Trail.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): delve into the distant past at Magdala, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Mount of Beatitudes, take in the spiritual surroundings of Bahai Gardens and Shrine, then contemplate the long history of Crusader Fortress, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at International Center Mary of Nazareth. Keep things going the next day: delve into the distant past at Megiddo National Park and then get curious at Mada Tech - The Israel National Museum Of Science.

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Getting from Tel Aviv to Nazareth by bus takes about 2 hours. In October in Nazareth, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 23°C at night. On the 20th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nazareth

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Acre, Magdala, Madatech-Israel National Museum of Science, Technology, and Space, The Beatitude Monastery
Highlights from your plan
The Beatitude Monastery ©
The Beatitude Monastery
International Center Mary of Nazareth ©
Bahai Gardens  and Shrine ©
Bahai Gardens and Shrine

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