15 days in Israel Itinerary

15 days in Israel Itinerary

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15 days in Israel Itinerary

Start: Poznan
Fly + train:  8​h 15​min
1
Haifa
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Sde Boker
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Ein Gedi
— 2 nights
bus:  3​h 15​min
4
Eilat
— 4 nights
Fly:  1​h
5
Tel Aviv
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Poznan

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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Stella Maris Lighthouse and Carmelite Monastery, then explore the striking landscape of Caesarea National Park, then steep yourself in history at Citadel of Acre, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bahai Gardens and Shrine. On the 19th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get curious at Madatech-Israel National Museum of Science, Technology, and Space, have fun and explore at Nisco Museum, and then get great views at International Center Mary of Nazareth.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Haifa trip itinerary tool .

Poznan, Poland to Haifa is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of train and flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Poznan to Haifa due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Poznan in August, expect nights in Haifa to be warmer, around 30°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 36°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to drive to Sde Boker.

Things to do in Haifa

Historic Sites Childrens Museums Museums

Side Trips

Acre, Nisco Museum, Caesarea National Park, International Center Mary of Nazareth
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3
nights
Sde Boker

Sde Boker ©
Sde Boker is a kibbutz in the Negev desert of southern Israel. Popular historic sites such as Nabatean Avdat Acropolis and Shivta are in your itinerary. Kids will appreciate attractions like Vidor Center - A window to Arava agriculture and Arava Vidor Center. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sde Boker: Sea-gal advanced aguaculture (in Idan) and Beresheet Desert Tours (in Mitspe Ramon). The adventure continues: skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, take in breathtaking views at Avdat National Park, explore the fascinating landscape at HaMakhtesh HaGadol, and join in the after-dark buzz at HabereH Pub.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Sde Boker online trip itinerary builder .

You can drive from Haifa to Sde Boker in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Ein Gedi.

Things to do in Sde Boker

Outdoors Tours Museums

Side Trips

Mitspe Ramon, Sea-gal advanced aguaculture, Shivta, Arava Vidor Center, Vidor Center - A window to Arava agriculture
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Avdat National Park ©
Avdat National Park
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Beresheet Desert Tours ©
Beresheet Desert Tours

2
nights
Ein Gedi

Ein Gedi ©
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at En Gedi Nature Reserve, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Bokek River, and then kick back and relax at Ein Bokek Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Ein Gedi Botanical Garden, then get engrossed in the history at The Masada Museum, then delve into the distant past at Masada Fortress, and finally admire the masterpieces at Fine Art & Doll Museum.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Ein Gedi visit planner.

Getting from Sde Boker to Ein Gedi by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Ein Gedi are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can take a bus to Eilat.

Things to do in Ein Gedi

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ein Bokek, Dead Sea Region, Arad
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En Gedi Nature Reserve ©
En Gedi Nature Reserve
Ein Bokek Beach ©
Ein Bokek Beach
Bokek River ©
Bokek River

4
nights
Eilat

Eilat ©
At the northern extreme of the Red Sea sits Eilat, a resort town popular with domestic and international tourists.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Princess Beach and Eilat Action. We've included these beaches for you: Mosh Beach and Migdalor Beach. There's lots more to do: push the limits with an extreme tour, get to know the fascinating history of Botanical Garden Of Eilat, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Bird Watching Park, and take in breathtaking views at Red Canyon.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Eilat visit planning app .

You can take a bus from Ein Gedi to Eilat in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Ein Gedi in August: high temperatures in Eilat hover around 47°C and lows are around 33°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Tel Aviv.

Things to do in Eilat

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Migdalor Beach ©
Migdalor Beach
Red Canyon ©
Red Canyon
Mosh Beach ©
Mosh Beach

3
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Palmach Museum and Independence Hall Museum. Let the collections at The Yitzhak Rabin Center and Ayalon Institute Museum capture your imagination. Change things up with these side-trips from Tel Aviv: Jerusalem (Church of Saint Anne, Church of All Nations (Basilica of the Agony), & more). There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of Beit Hatfutsot - The Museum of the Jewish People, explore the galleries of Ben-Gurion House, put a fun spin on your tour with Trigger VR, and identify plant and animal life at Safari Park.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Tel Aviv trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Eilat to Tel Aviv takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Eilat in August, with highs in Tel Aviv at 36°C and lows at 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tel Aviv

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Jerusalem, Safari Park, Ayalon Institute Museum
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The Yitzhak Rabin Center ©
The Yitzhak Rabin Center
Ayalon Institute Museum ©
Ayalon Institute Museum
Frishman Beach ©
Frishman Beach

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