14 days in Israel Itinerary

14 days in Israel Itinerary

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14 days in Israel Itinerary

Start: New York City
+3
bus + Fly + train + bus:  15​h 15​min
1
Eilat
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Arad
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Jerusalem
— 4 nights
bus:  2​h
4
Haifa
— 3 nights
+2
train + Fly + bus:  15​h
End: New York City

2
nights
Eilat

Eilat ©
At the northern extreme of the Red Sea sits Eilat, a resort town popular with domestic and international tourists.
Eilat is known for wildlife, zoos & aquariums, nature, shopping, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: observe the fascinating underwater world at Underwater Observatory Marine Park, experience the excitement of Funtasy - Eilat's attractions center, explore the gorgeous colors at Coral Beach Nature Reserve, and explore the striking landscape of Timna Park.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Eilat trip planner .

New York City, USA to Eilat is an approximately 15.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. Traveling from New York City to Eilat, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from New York City in April; daily highs in Eilat reach 90°F and lows reach 67°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Arad.

Things to do in Eilat

Wildlife Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin Reef ©
Dolphin Reef
Underwater Observatory Marine Park ©
Scuba & Snorkeling

3
nights
Arad

Arad ©
Arad is a city in the Southern District of Israel. Venture out of the city with trips to Mitspe Ramon (Ramon Crater & Avdat National Park), ANZAC Memorial Center (in Beersheba) and Bokek River (in Ein Bokek). There's lots more to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Masada National Park, identify plant and animal life at En Gedi Nature Reserve, examine the collection at Joe Alon Center - The Museum of Bedouin Culture, and explore the ancient world of Masada Fortress.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Arad day trip planner .

You can drive from Eilat to Arad in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can drive to Jerusalem.

Things to do in Arad

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Mitspe Ramon, ANZAC Memorial Center, Masada National Park, Joe Alon Center - The Museum of Bedouin Culture, Bokek River
Highlights from your plan
Ramon Crater ©
Ramon Crater
Masada National Park ©
Masada National Park
Masada Fortress ©
Masada Fortress

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Jerusalem side-trips: Jaffa Old City (in Jaffa) and Tel Aviv (Tayelet, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, & more). And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center, steep yourself in history at Mt of Olives, take in the spiritual surroundings of The Garden Tomb, and admire the masterpieces at Israel Museum.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Jerusalem trip maker tool .

Getting from Arad to Jerusalem by car takes about 2 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Jerusalem can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 64°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can catcht the bus to Haifa.

Things to do in Jerusalem

Tours Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Tel Aviv
Highlights from your plan
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem ©
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Walking tours

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Haifa: Sea of Galilee (in Tiberias), Magdala (in Migdal) and The Church of the Annunciation (in Nazareth). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to The Baha'i Gardens, explore the striking landscape of Caesarea National Park, steep yourself in history at Stella Maris Lighthouse and Carmelite Monastery, and take in the awesome beauty at Mount Tabor.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Haifa online trip maker .

You can take a bus from Jerusalem to Haifa in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In May in Haifa, expect temperatures between 80°F during the day and 68°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Haifa

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Mount of Beatitudes, Yardenit, Magdala, Sea of Galilee, Caesarea National Park
Highlights from your plan
Sea of Galilee ©
Sea of Galilee
The Baha'i Gardens ©
The Baha'i Gardens
The Church of the Annunciation ©
The Church of the Annunciation

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