15 days in Israel Itinerary

15 days in Israel Itinerary

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15 days in Israel Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Fly:  18​h 45​min
1
Jerusalem
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  3​h
2
Eilat
— 5 nights
+3
Fly + foot + bus + train:  2​h 30​min
3
Haifa
— 4 nights
train + Fly:  18​h 45​min
End: Los Angeles

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 a sense of the local culture at Israel Museum and Masada National Park. Museum-lovers will get to explore Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center and Tower of David Museum. Step out of Jerusalem to go to Arad and see Masada Fortress, which is approximately 1h 05 min away. The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Western Wall, wander the streets of Old City of Jerusalem, steep yourself in history at Hezekiah's Tunnel - Siloam Tunnel, and explore the ancient world of Temple Mount.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Jerusalem trip itinerary app .

Los Angeles, USA to Jerusalem is an approximately 19-hour combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Los Angeles to Jerusalem, you'll lose 10 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Los Angeles in August: high temperatures in Jerusalem hover around 91°F and lows are around 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Eilat.

Things to do in Jerusalem

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Masada National Park, Masada Fortress
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Old City of Jerusalem ©
Old City of Jerusalem
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem ©
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

5
nights
Eilat

Eilat ©
At the northern extreme of the Red Sea sits Eilat, a resort town popular with domestic and international tourists.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Dolphin Reef and Dekel Beach Eilat. Explore Eilat's surroundings by going to Mitspe Ramon (Nabatean Avdat Acropolis & Ramon Crater). The adventure continues: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Underwater Observatory Marine Park, explore the striking landscape of Timna Park, identify plant and animal life at Coral Beach Nature Reserve, and admire nature's extreme beauty at Eilat Action.

For where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Eilat route maker app .

Getting from Jerusalem to Eilat by combination of bus and flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, train, and flight; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Jerusalem in August: high temperatures in Eilat hover around 105°F and lows are around 83°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel to Haifa.

Things to do in Eilat

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Mitspe Ramon
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Dolphin Reef ©
Dolphin Reef
Scuba & Snorkeling
Underwater Observatory Marine Park ©
Underwater Observatory Marine Park

4
nights
Haifa

Haifa ©
A picturesque city in the north of the country, Haifa combines history and appearances to create an interesting and relaxing destination.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Tayelet and Dado Beach. Sea of Galilee and Stella Maris Lighthouse and Carmelite Monastery will appeal to history buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Haifa: Mount of Beatitudes (in Capernaum), Tel Aviv (Beit Hatfutsot - The Museum of the Jewish People & Eretz Israel Museum Complex (Haaretz Museum)) and The Church of the Annunciation (in Nazareth). The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Baha'i Gardens and Golden Dome, appreciate the extensive heritage of The German Colony, tour the pleasant surroundings at Hanging Bridge at Nesher Park, and wander the streets of Jaffa Old City.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Haifa trip planner .

You can do a combination of flight, bus, and train from Eilat to Haifa in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Eilat in August, expect nights in Haifa to be about the same, around 79°F, while days are little chillier, around 88°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Haifa

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Tel Aviv, Sea of Galilee, Mount of Beatitudes, The Church of the Annunciation
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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

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