12 days in Israel Itinerary

12 days in Israel Itinerary

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1
Tiberias
— 3 nights
2
Eilat
— 2 nights
3
Masada
— 1 night
4
Jerusalem
— 4 nights

3
nights
Tiberias

Tiberias ©
On the shores of Lake Kinneret, a vacation in Tiberias offers plenty of water sports and biblical walks.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Beit Hankin and The Baha'i Gardens. You'll explore and learn at Camus Gallery and Leon Gallery. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tiberias: Safed (Tzfat Gallery of Mystical Art, Yom Tov Art Gallery, &more), Nazareth (Nazareth Village & The Church of the Annunciation) and Nurit Gallery (in Yesod Hamaala). And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along Sea of Galilee, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Primacy of Peter, contemplate the long history of Mount of Beatitudes, and look for all kinds of wild species at Hula Nature Reserve.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Tiberias online day trip planner.

Accra, Ghana to Tiberias is an approximately 17.5-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Accra to Tiberias due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Accra in December, expect Tiberias to be colder, temps between 22°C and 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Eilat.

Things to do in Tiberias

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Safed, Nazareth, Hula Nature Reserve, Magdala, Beit Hankin
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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

2
nights
Eilat

At the northern extreme of the Red Sea sits Eilat, a resort town popular with domestic and international tourists.
On the 4th (Sat), get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then explore the gorgeous colors at Dolphin Reef, and then test your team's savvy at Escape Room Eilat. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Timna Park and then see the vivid underwater world at Coral Beach Nature Reserve.

To find maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Eilat vacation planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Tiberias to Eilat takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. While traveling from Tiberias, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Eilat, ranging from highs of 25°C to lows of 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Masada.

Things to do in Eilat

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Dolphin Reef ©
Dolphin Reef
Timna Park ©
Timna Park

1
night
Masada

Masada ©
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): explore the striking landscape of Masada National Park, then look for all kinds of wild species at Nachal Arugot Nature Reserve, and then contemplate the long history of The Masada Museum.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Masada travel planner.

Traveling by car from Eilat to Masada takes 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to take a bus to Jerusalem.

Things to do in Masada

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

The Masada Museum
Highlights from your plan
Masada National Park ©
Masada National Park
The Masada Museum ©
The Masada Museum

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.
Shop till you drop at Jerusalem Pottery Hagop Karakashian and Ben Yehuda Street. Old City of Jerusalem and Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Venture out of the city with trips to Jaffa Old City (in Jaffa) and Tel Aviv (Stern Gallery, Tayelet, &more). And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, steep yourself in history at Mt of Olives, make a trip to Eglise du Saint-Sepulcre, and pause for some serene contemplation at Bethesda.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Jerusalem trip app.

Take a bus from Masada to Jerusalem in 2 hours. In January, daytime highs in Jerusalem are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Jerusalem

Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Side Trip

Tel Aviv
Highlights from your plan
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem ©
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Old City of Jerusalem ©
Old City of Jerusalem

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