14 days in Israel Itinerary

14 days in Israel Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Israel journey planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

14 days in Israel Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  1​h
1
Eilat
— 2 nights
bus:  2​h 45​min
2
Dimona
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Jerusalem
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Yesod Hamaala
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Haifa
— 2 nights
train:  1​h
End: Tel Aviv

2
nights
Eilat

Eilat ©
At the northern extreme of the Red Sea sits Eilat, a resort town popular with domestic and international tourists.
Visiting Dolphin Reef and Timna Park will get you outdoors. Next up on the itinerary: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, take an in-depth tour of Eilat, My City History Museum, explore the stunning scenery at Eilat Action, and get your game on at Darkness - Israel's Biggest Haunted House.

To see where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Eilat trip itinerary planning site .

Tel Aviv to Eilat is an approximately 1-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect warmer weather when traveling from Tel Aviv in June: highs in Eilat hover around 46°C, while lows dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to take a bus to Dimona.

Things to do in Eilat

Wildlife Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin Reef ©
Dolphin Reef
Scuba & Snorkeling
Timna Park ©
Timna Park

2
nights
Dimona

Dimona ©
Dimona is an Israeli city in the Negev desert, 36km to the south of Beersheba and 35km west of the Dead Sea above the Arava valley in the Southern District of Israel. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): explore the ancient world of Masada Fortress, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Masada National Park, and then explore the ancient world of Herod's Western Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the fascinating landscape at Yeruham Park and Lake, then explore the stunning scenery at Avdat National Park, and then explore the ancient world of Shivta.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Dimona tour planning app .

You can take a bus from Eilat to Dimona in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Jerusalem.

Things to do in Dimona

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Herod's Western Palace, Masada National Park, Masada Fortress, Yeruham Park and Lake, Shivta
Highlights from your plan
Masada National Park ©
Masada National Park
Avdat National Park ©
Avdat National Park
Masada Fortress ©
Masada Fortress

5
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Israel Museum and Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center. You'll explore and learn at Old City of Jerusalem and Tel Aviv Museum of Art. Explore Jerusalem's surroundings by going to Tel Aviv (Eretz Israel Museum Complex (Haaretz Museum), Tayelet, & more), Jaffa Old City (in Jaffa) and Safari Park (in Ramat Gan). There's lots more to do: explore the ancient world of Western Wall, contemplate the long history of Mt of Olives, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Bethesda, and explore the engaging exhibits at ​The Tower of David Museum of the History of Jerusalem.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Jerusalem travel route builder site .

Traveling by car from Dimona to Jerusalem takes 2 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Jerusalem can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to travel to Yesod Hamaala.

Things to do in Jerusalem

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Tel Aviv, En Gedi Nature Reserve, Safari Park
Highlights from your plan
Israel Museum ©
Israel Museum
Jaffa Old City ©
Jaffa Old City

2
nights
Yesod Hamaala

Yesod Hamaala ©
On the 11th (Tue), look for all kinds of wild species at Hula Nature Reserve, then explore the activities along Sea of Galilee, and then explore the striking landscape of Susita (Hippos) Nature Reserve and National Park. On the next day, contemplate the long history of Mount of Beatitudes, take in the dramatic natural features at Tabgha, then don't miss a visit to Magdala, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Tabor.

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Yesod Hamaala journey planner .

Drive from Jerusalem to Yesod Hamaala in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in June, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Haifa.

Things to do in Yesod Hamaala

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Tiberias, Hula Nature Reserve, Mount Tabor, Susita (Hippos) Nature Reserve and National Park, Magdala
Highlights from your plan
Sea of Galilee ©
Sea of Galilee
Mount Tabor ©
Mount Tabor
Hula Nature Reserve ©
Hula Nature Reserve

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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): admire the landmark architecture of The Church of the Annunciation, identify plant and animal life at Taninim Nature Reserve, and then admire the natural beauty at The Baha'i Gardens. Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Hotem Hacarmel Nature Reserve, stroll around Caesarea National Park, and then take a stroll through Akko Old Town.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Haifa trip itinerary app .

Getting from Yesod Hamaala to Haifa by car takes about 1.5 hours. Traveling from Yesod Hamaala in June, you will find days in Haifa are little chillier (33°C), and nights are about the same (26°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to catch the train back home.

Things to do in Haifa

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Taninim Nature Reserve, Akko Old Town, Caesarea National Park, The Church of the Annunciation, Hotem Hacarmel Nature Reserve
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

Similar Plans

16 days in Israel BY A USER FROM CANADA October, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in Israel BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Israel BY A USER FROM POLAND August, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Israel BY A USER FROM CANADA December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in Israel BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, teens, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, teens, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Israel BY A USER FROM CANADA June, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 17 days in Israel BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, culture, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, teens, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in Israel BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, relaxing, beaches, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, relaxing, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 13 days in Israel BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in Israel BY A USER FROM GUATEMALA June, culture, relaxing, beaches, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, relaxing, beaches, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in Israel BY A USER FROM BRAZIL June, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 17 days in Israel BY A USER FROM BRAZIL July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans