21 days in Israel Itinerary

21 days in Israel Itinerary

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21 days in Israel Itinerary

Start: Dallas
Fly:  15​h
1
Tel Aviv
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
2
Caesarea
— Few hours
Drive:  30​min
3
Haifa
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
4
Acre
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h
5
Tiberias
— 3 nights
drive:  5​h 30​min
6
Ein Bokek
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
7
Eilat
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
8
Mitspe Ramon
— Few hours
bus:  3​h 30​min
9
Jerusalem
— 9 nights
Fly:  22​h
End: Dallas

1
night
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.
You've added Jaffa Old City, Jaffa Port, Dizengoff Street, and other attractions to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 15th (Fri): stop by Sarona, then get a taste of the local shopping with Dizengoff Street, then take a stroll through Jaffa Old City, and finally take in the waterfront at Jaffa Port.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Tel Aviv driving holiday planner.

Dallas, USA to Tel Aviv is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. Traveling from Dallas to Tel Aviv, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dallas in December, things will get a bit warmer in Tel Aviv: highs are around 67°F and lows about 54°F. You'll set off for Caesarea on the 16th (Sat).

Things to do in Tel Aviv

Shopping Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Jaffa Old City ©
Jaffa Old City
Dizengoff Street ©
Dizengoff Street
Sarona ©
Sarona

few
hours
Caesarea

Caesarea ©
Caesarea is a town in north-central Israel. Aqueduct of Caesarea (Mei Kedem) has been added to your itinerary.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Caesarea trip itinerary planning tool .

You can take a train from Tel Aviv to Caesarea in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Caesarea are 67°F, while nighttime lows are 54°F. You'll have a few hours on the 17th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Haifa.
Highlights from your plan
Aqueduct Beach ©
Aqueduct Beach

1
night
Haifa

Haifa ©
A picturesque city in the north of the country, Haifa combines history and appearances to create an interesting and relaxing destination.
On the 17th (Sun), steep yourself in history at Beit Shearim and then admire the natural beauty at Baha'i Gardens and Golden Dome.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Haifa trip website .

Haifa is just a stone's throw from Caesarea. Expect a daytime high around 67°F in December, and nighttime lows around 54°F. You will leave for Acre on the 18th (Mon).

Things to do in Haifa

Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Beit Shearim
Highlights from your plan
Beit Shearim ©
Beit Shearim
The Baha'i Gardens ©
The Baha'i Gardens

few
hours
Acre

Acre ©
Acre is a city in the northern coastal plain region of the Northern District, Israel at the northern extremity of Haifa Bay. You've added Akko Old Town, Crusader Fortress, The Underground Prisoners Museum, and other attractions to your itinerary.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Acre holiday planner.

Acre is just a stone's throw from Haifa. In December in Acre, expect temperatures between 67°F during the day and 54°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to drive to Tiberias.

Things to do in Acre

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Underground Prisoners Museum ©
The Underground Prisoners Museum
Citadel of Acre ©
Citadel of Acre
Al-Jazzar Mosque ©
Al-Jazzar Mosque

3
nights
Tiberias

Tiberias ©
On the shores of Lake Kinneret, a vacation in Tiberias offers plenty of water sports and biblical walks.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Nimrod's Lookout, St. Gabriel's Church, St. Joseph Church, and other attractions you added. On your second day here, make a trip to Nimrod's Lookout and then see the interesting displays at The Ancient Galilee Boat.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Tiberias itinerary planner .

You can drive from Acre to Tiberias in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Acre in December; daily highs in Tiberias reach 58°F and lows reach 42°F. You'll set off for Ein Bokek on the 21st (Thu).

Things to do in Tiberias

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Nazareth, Nimrod's Lookout, The Ancient Galilee Boat
Highlights from your plan
St. Joseph Church ©
St. Joseph Church
Nimrod's Lookout ©
Nimrod's Lookout

2
nights
Ein Bokek

Ein Bokek ©
Sandwiched between the turquoise waters of evaporation pools and desert-like landscape, Ein Bokek features a strip of hotels and luxury resorts on the Israeli shore of the Dead Sea.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Herod's Western Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri): explore the ancient world of Herod's Western Palace.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Ein Bokek online tour itinerary maker .

Take a bus from Tiberias to Ein Bokek in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Tiberias in December, plan for little chillier nights in Ein Bokek, with lows around 36°F. You will leave for Eilat on the 23rd (Sat).

Things to do in Ein Bokek

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Herod's Western Palace
Highlights from your plan
Herod's Western Palace ©
Herod's Western Palace

3
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 nature, zoos & aquariums, adventure, shopping, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: meet the residents at Underwater Observatory Marine Park.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Eilat trip planning site .

You can drive from Ein Bokek to Eilat in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Ein Bokek in December, things will get a bit warmer in Eilat: highs are around 73°F and lows about 54°F. On the 26th (Tue), you'll travel to Mitspe Ramon.

Things to do in Eilat

Zoos & Aquariums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Underwater Observatory Marine Park ©
Underwater Observatory Marine Park

few
hours
Mitspe Ramon

Mitspe Ramon ©
Founded in 1951, the small desert town of Mitspe Ramon overlooks the Ramon Crater, a massive 40 km (24 mi) long dip in the Negev desert, created by erosion and notable for its interesting rock formations.
To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Mitspe Ramon day trip planning site .

Drive from Eilat to Mitspe Ramon in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Mitspe Ramon can reach 69°F, while at night they dip to 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a bus to Jerusalem.

Things to do in Mitspe Ramon

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Nabatean Avdat Acropolis ©
Nabatean Avdat Acropolis

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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.
You've added Armenian Quarter, Tower of David Museum, Jewish Quarter, and other attractions to your itinerary. Get some cultural insight at Mount of Olives and Old City of Jerusalem. Head to Mahane Yehuda Market and M. Pomeranz Booksellerfor plenty of shopping. There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center, admire the striking features of Church of the Holy Sepulchre, make a trip to Western Wall, and steep yourself in history at Dome of the Rock.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Jerusalem online day trip planner .

Traveling by bus from Mitspe Ramon to Jerusalem takes 3.5 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Mitspe Ramon in December, with highs in Jerusalem at 59°F and lows at 36°F. On the 4th (Thu), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Jerusalem

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
Western Wall ©
Western Wall
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem ©
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

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