13 days in Israel Itinerary

13 days in Israel Itinerary

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13 days in Israel Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
train:  1​h
1
Haifa
— 2 nights
+3
train + bus + foot + Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
Eilat
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  3​h 15​min
3
Jerusalem
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h
End: Tel Aviv

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.
Appreciate the collections at Beit Hankin and Ralli museum, Caesarea. Get a sense of the local culture at Sea of Galilee and The Church of the Annunciation. There's lots more to do: stroll through The Baha'i Gardens, kick back and relax at Dado Beach, steep yourself in history at Stella Maris Lighthouse and Carmelite Monastery, and get to know the fascinating history of The German Colony.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Haifa trip planner .

Tel Aviv to Haifa is an approximately 1-hour train ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. July in Haifa sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 30°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel to Eilat.

Things to do in Haifa

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Sea of Galilee, Akko Old Town, The Church of the Annunciation, Ralli museum, Caesarea, Beit Hankin
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Sea of Galilee ©
Sea of Galilee
The Church of the Annunciation ©
The Church of the Annunciation
The Baha'i Gardens ©
The Baha'i Gardens

3
nights
Eilat

Eilat ©
At the northern extreme of the Red Sea sits Eilat, a resort town popular with domestic and international tourists.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Dolphin Reef and Underwater Observatory Marine Park. Escape the urban bustle at Scuba & Snorkeling and Coral Beach Nature Reserve. Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape of Timna Park, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, get your game on at Darkness - Israel's Biggest Haunted House, and ponder the design of Musical Fountain.

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

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Haifa to Eilat takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. While traveling from Haifa, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Eilat, ranging from highs of 47°C to lows of 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Jerusalem.

Things to do in Eilat

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

6
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.
Let the collections at Israel Museum and Artspace Tel Aviv capture your imagination. Get outdoors at Masada National Park and Tayelet. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Jerusalem: Ayalon Institute Museum (in Rehovot), Jaffa Old City (in Jaffa) and Tel Aviv (Under 1000 Art Gallery, Stern Gallery, & more). Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Old City of Jerusalem, admire the landmark architecture of Eglise du Saint-Sepulcre, take in the exciting artwork at Ethnics Artist Co-operative, and look for gifts at Ophir Jewelry.

To find more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Jerusalem journey maker site .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Eilat to Jerusalem in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Jerusalem

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tel Aviv, Omni Virtual Reality, Ayalon Institute Museum, Masada National Park
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Masada National Park ©
Masada National Park
Israel Museum ©
Israel Museum

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