23 days in Israel Itinerary

23 days in Israel Itinerary

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23 days in Israel Itinerary

Start: Jerusalem
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Jerusalem
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Bet Hananya
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Kefar Rosh HaNiqra
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
4
Capernaum
— 2 nights
bus:  15​min
5
Tiberias
— 3 nights
+2
bus + foot + Fly:  4​h
6
Eilat
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
7
Mitspe Ramon
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
8
Arad
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
9
Tsafririm
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
End: Jerusalem

3
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Hezekiah's Tunnel - Siloam Tunnel, Mahane Yehuda Market and Kidron Valley. Visit Western Wall and Church of All Nations (Basilica of the Agony) for their historical value. Get some cultural insight at Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center and Mount of Olives. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Israel Museum, admire the striking features of Church of Saint Anne, take in the dramatic natural features at Herodyon National Park, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Tisch Family Zoological Gardens (Biblical Zoo).

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Jerusalem trip planner .

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major airport is Ben Gurion International Airport. In April, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Bet Hananya.

Things to do in Jerusalem

Parks Historic Sites Nature
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2
nights
Bet Hananya

Bet Hananya
Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at The Betekha, Bethsaida, Majrase and Zaki Nature Reserve, examine the collection at HaMizgaga - Museum of Archaeology and Glass, then have fun and explore at Nisco Museum, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Nahal Mearot - Wadi el-Mughara Caves. On the next day, explore the ancient world of Megiddo National Park, then see the interesting displays at Ralli museum, Caesarea, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Caesarea National Park.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Bet Hananya visit planner.

Traveling by car from Jerusalem to Bet Hananya takes 2 hours. Traveling from Jerusalem in April, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Bet Hananya, with lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel to Kefar Rosh HaNiqra.

Things to do in Bet Hananya

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Ein Hod, Caesarea, Tel Megiddo National Park, HaMizgaga - Museum of Archaeology and Glass, The Betekha, Bethsaida, Majrase and Zaki Nature Reserve
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Ralli museum, Caesarea ©
Ralli museum, Caesarea
Caesarea National Park ©
Caesarea National Park

1
night
Kefar Rosh HaNiqra

Kefar Rosh HaNiqra ©
For maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Kefar Rosh HaNiqra trip itinerary builder app .

You can drive from Bet Hananya to Kefar Rosh HaNiqra in 1.5 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Kefar Rosh HaNiqra can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a bus to Capernaum.

Things to do in Kefar Rosh HaNiqra

Neighborhoods Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Acre
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Akko Old Town ©
Akko Old Town
Templars Tunnel ©
Templars Tunnel
Hamam El Basha Museum ©
Hamam El Basha Museum

2
nights
Capernaum

Capernaum ©
A trip to Capernaum takes pilgrims and tourists to the northern shore of the Sea of Galilee, which represents one of the major historical sites to see in Israel.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Church of the Twelve Apostles, then take a peaceful walk through The Majrasa, then contemplate the long history of Mount of Beatitudes, and finally identify plant and animal life at Hula Nature Reserve. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Horshat Tal National Park.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Capernaum trip app .

Traveling by bus from Kefar Rosh HaNiqra to Capernaum takes 3 hours. April in Capernaum sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 16°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can catcht the bus to Tiberias.

Things to do in Capernaum

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

The Majrasa, Horshat Tal National Park, Hula Nature Reserve
Highlights from your plan
The Majrasa ©
The Majrasa
Mount of Beatitudes ©
Mount of Beatitudes
Hula Nature Reserve ©
Hula Nature Reserve

3
nights
Tiberias

Tiberias ©
On the shores of Lake Kinneret, a vacation in Tiberias offers plenty of water sports and biblical walks.
Visiting Sea of Galilee and Keshet Cave will get you outdoors. Get some cultural insight at The Church of the Annunciation and Magdala. Explore Tiberias' surroundings by going to Ghetto Fighters Museum (Lohamei HaGetaot Museum) (in Nahariya) and International Center Mary of Nazareth (in Nazareth). There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Sussita (Hippos) Nature Reserve and National Park, steep yourself in history at Tiberias, learn about winemaking at Berenice Winery, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Cana.

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Tiberias is just a short distance from Capernaum. In April, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time for travel to Eilat.

Things to do in Tiberias

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Nazareth, Susita (Hippos) Nature Reserve and National Park, Keshet Cave, Magdala, Ghetto Fighters Museum (Lohamei HaGetaot Museum)
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Magdala ©
Magdala
International Center Mary of Nazareth ©
Keshet Cave ©
Keshet Cave

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 discover tucked-away gems like Hai Bar - Wildlife Reserve and Scuba & Snorkeling. Get some cultural insight at Botanical Garden Of Eilat and Eilat, My City History Museum. There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Dolphin Reef, tour the pleasant surroundings at Princess Beach, get your game on at Darkness - Israel's Biggest Haunted House, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Timna Park.

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Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Tiberias to Eilat takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and flight; or take a bus. In April, Eilat is somewhat warmer than Tiberias - with highs of 38°C and lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can drive to Mitspe Ramon.

Things to do in Eilat

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Botanical Garden Of Eilat ©
Botanical Garden Of Eilat
Scuba & Snorkeling
Princess Beach ©
Princess Beach

3
nights
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Ramon Crater and Nabatean Avdat Acropolis. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Alpaca Farm and Carmey Avdat. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Mitspe Ramon: Zin River (in Beersheba) and Antelope Ranch in the Arava Valley (in Mahane Zofar). There's still lots to do: explore the stunning scenery at Avdat National Park, explore the striking landscape at Maktesh Ramon, delve into the distant past at Shivta, and look for gifts at Hadasaar Natural Living.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Mitspe Ramon road trip planner.

Drive from Eilat to Mitspe Ramon in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Eilat in April, expect Mitspe Ramon to be a bit cooler, temps between 30°C and 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Arad.

Things to do in Mitspe Ramon

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Carmey Avdat, Antelope Ranch in the Arava Valley, Zin River, Shivta
Highlights from your plan
Avdat National Park ©
Avdat National Park
Nabatean Avdat Acropolis ©
Nabatean Avdat Acropolis
The Alpaca Farm ©
The Alpaca Farm

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nights
Arad

Arad ©
Arad is a city in the Southern District of Israel. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): see the interesting displays at Carasso Science Park and then identify plant and animal life at En Gedi Nature Reserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Dead Sea Premier, then contemplate the waterfront views at Dead Sea, then delve into the distant past at Mamshit, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Engine 70414.

To see photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Arad driving holiday planning tool .

Traveling by car from Mitspe Ramon to Arad takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Mitspe Ramon in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Arad, with lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Tsafririm.

Things to do in Arad

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Dead Sea Region, Beersheba, Dead Sea Premier Beach Resort & Spa, Mamshit
Highlights from your plan
Carasso Science Park ©
Carasso Science Park
En Gedi Nature Reserve ©
En Gedi Nature Reserve
Engine 70414 ©
Engine 70414

1
night
Tsafririm

Tsafririm ©
Bet Guvrin-Maresha National Park has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Bet Guvrin-Maresha National Park.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Tsafririm trip planning app .

Drive from Arad to Tsafririm in 1.5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tsafririm

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bet Guvrin-Maresha National Park
Highlights from your plan
Bet Guvrin-Maresha National Park ©
Bet Guvrin-Maresha National Park

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