22 days in Israel Itinerary

22 days in Israel Itinerary

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22 days in Israel Itinerary

Start: Quito
Fly:  20 h 15 min
1
Tel Aviv
— 5 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
2
Ein Gedi
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Sde Boker
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Eilat
— 4 nights
+3
Fly + Foot + Bus + Train:  2 h 45 min
5
Haifa
— 4 nights
Train + Fly:  25 h
End: Quito

5
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Carmel Market (Shuk Ha'Carmel) and Palmach Museum. Get some cultural insight at Old City of Jerusalem and Tayelet. Get out of town with these interesting Tel Aviv side-trips: Jerusalem (Ben Yehuda Street, Jaffa Gate, & more). Spend the 10th (Mon) exploring nature at Ramat Gan National Park. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Jaffa Old City, appreciate the history behind Meir Dizengoff Statue, take in the exciting artwork at Frank Meisler Gallery, and have fun and explore at Ilana Goor Museum.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Tel Aviv itinerary builder website .

Quito, Ecuador to Tel Aviv is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Quito to Tel Aviv is 7 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Quito in June, with highs in Tel Aviv at 32°C and lows at 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to catcht the bus to Ein Gedi.

Things to do in Tel Aviv

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Jerusalem, Ramat Gan National Park, Bet Guvrin-Maresha National Park
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Yarkon River and Park Hayarkon ©
Yarkon River and Park Hayarkon
Bet Guvrin-Maresha National Park ©
Bet Guvrin-Maresha National Park
Frishman Beach ©
Frishman Beach

3
nights
Ein Gedi

Ein Gedi ©
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Ein Bokek Beach and Kalia Beach. Museum-lovers will appreciate The Masada Museum and Glass Art Museum Arad. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ein Gedi: Masada National Park (in Masada) and Masada Fortress (in Arad).

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Ein Gedi visit planner.

Getting from Tel Aviv to Ein Gedi by bus takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Sde Boker.

Things to do in Ein Gedi

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Dead Sea Region, Arad, Kalia Beach, Masada National Park, Ein Bokek Beach
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Masada National Park ©
Masada National Park
Ein Bokek Beach ©
Ein Bokek Beach
Masada Fortress ©
Masada Fortress

3
nights
Sde Boker

Sde Boker ©
Sde Boker is a kibbutz in the Negev desert of southern Israel. Museum-lovers will appreciate HabereH Pub and Vidor Center - A window to Arava agriculture. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Canyoning & Rappelling Tours and Avdat National Park. Step out of Sde Boker to go to Hazeva and see Biblical Tamar Park, which is approximately 1h 15 min away. The adventure continues: explore the ancient world of Nabatean Avdat Acropolis, explore the fascinating landscape at HaMakhtesh HaGadol, learn about winemaking at Carmey Avdat, and take in the dramatic natural features at Ramon Crater.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Sde Boker sightseeing planning tool .

Traveling by car from Ein Gedi to Sde Boker takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Eilat.

Things to do in Sde Boker

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Mitspe Ramon, Hazeva, HaMakhtesh HaGadol, Incense Route - Desert Cities in the Negev
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Ramon Crater ©
Ramon Crater
Avdat National Park ©
Avdat National Park
Nabatean Avdat Acropolis ©
Nabatean Avdat Acropolis

4
nights
Eilat

Eilat ©
At the northern extreme of the Red Sea sits Eilat, a resort town popular with domestic and international tourists.
Get outdoors at Princess Beach and Mosh Beach. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Eilat Action and Darkness - Israel's Biggest Haunted House. Spend the 21st (Fri) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's much more to do: see the vivid underwater world at Dolphin Reef, kick back and relax at Dekel Beach Eilat, get engrossed in the history at Eilat, My City History Museum, and stroll through Migdalor Beach.

For ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Eilat attractions planner.

Drive from Sde Boker to Eilat in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Eilat can reach 46°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel to Haifa.

Things to do in Eilat

Outdoors Wildlife Parks
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Mosh Beach ©
Mosh Beach
Princess Beach ©
Princess Beach
Migdalor Beach ©
Migdalor Beach

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.
Let the collections at Beit Hankin and Leon Gallery capture your imagination. Sea of Galilee and Sculptures Garden (Gan Hapsalim) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Haifa's surroundings by going to The Church of the Annunciation (in Nazareth), Achziv Beach National Park (in Nahariya) and Magdala (in Migdal). There's still lots to do: view the masterpieces at Olive Tree Fine Art Gallery, see the interesting displays at Ralli museum, Caesarea, take a stroll through Akko Old Town, and steep yourself in history at Beit Shearim.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Haifa trip itinerary maker site .

You can do a combination of flight and train from Eilat to Haifa in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect much colder weather when traveling from Eilat in June: highs in Haifa hover around 33°C, while lows dip to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Haifa

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Safed, The Church of the Annunciation, Akko Old Town, Sea of Galilee, Ralli museum, Caesarea
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Achziv Beach National Park ©
Achziv Beach National Park
Beit Shearim ©
Beit Shearim
Ralli museum, Caesarea ©
Ralli museum, Caesarea

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