31 days in Israel Itinerary

31 days in Israel Itinerary

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31 days in Israel Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  1​h
1
Eilat
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Mitspe Ramon
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Arad
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Jerusalem
— 8 nights
bus:  2​h 45​min
5
Safed
— 5 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
6
Haifa
— 6 nights
train:  1​h
End: Tel Aviv

5
nights
Eilat

At the northern extreme of the Red Sea sits Eilat, a resort town popular with domestic and international tourists.
Eilat is known for wildlife, zoos & aquariums, nature, shopping, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Underwater Observatory Marine Park, look for all kinds of wild species at Coral Beach Nature Reserve, explore the striking landscape of Timna Park, and see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Eilat trip app .

Tel Aviv to Eilat is an approximately 1-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Tel Aviv, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Eilat, ranging from highs of 33°C to lows of 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Mitspe Ramon.

Things to do in Eilat

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Underwater Observatory Marine Park ©
Timna Park ©
Timna Park

4
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Mitspe Ramon side-trips: Sea-gal advanced aguaculture (in Idan), HaMakhtesh HaGadol (in Yeruham) and Hazeva (Vidor Center & Vidor Center - A window to Arava agriculture). And it doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape at Ramon Crater, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, explore the stunning scenery at Avdat National Park, and relax in the rural setting at Porat Ein Yahav.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read our Mitspe Ramon road trip planning site .

Getting from Eilat to Mitspe Ramon by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Arad.

Things to do in Mitspe Ramon

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Ramat Negev, Hazeva, Porat Ein Yahav, Sea-gal advanced aguaculture, HaMakhtesh HaGadol
Highlights from your plan
Ramon Crater ©
Ramon Crater
Avdat National Park ©
Avdat National Park
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

2
nights
Arad

Arad ©
Arad is a city in the Southern District of Israel. Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of Masada Fortress, explore the striking landscape of Masada National Park, then explore the world behind art at Fine Art & Doll Museum, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Adi Miraro Jewelry. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at En Gedi Nature Reserve, see the interesting displays at Joe Alon Center - The Museum of Bedouin Culture, then learn about all things military at ANZAC Memorial Center, and finally test your problem-solving skills at Gameon - Escape Rooms.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Arad online holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Mitspe Ramon to Arad takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can drive to Jerusalem.

Things to do in Arad

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Beersheba, En Gedi Nature Reserve, Joe Alon Center - The Museum of Bedouin Culture, Masada National Park
Highlights from your plan
Fine Art & Doll Museum ©
Fine Art & Doll Museum
Masada National Park ©
Masada National Park
Masada Fortress ©
Masada Fortress

8
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'll find plenty of places to visit near Jerusalem: Jaffa (Jaffa Old City & Nalagaat Center), Gan HaKaktusim (in Holon) and Tel Aviv (Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Old Tel Aviv Port Area, & more). And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center, admire the striking features of Eglise du Saint-Sepulcre, steep yourself in history at Mt of Olives, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

Plan my day in Jerusalem using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Arad to Jerusalem in 2 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a bus to Safed.

Things to do in Jerusalem

Tours Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Tel Aviv, Dead Sea, Gan HaKaktusim, Omni Virtual Reality, Domaine du Castel Winery
Highlights from your plan
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem ©
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Walking tours

5
nights
Safed

Safed ©
The birthplace of the Kabbalah movement, Safed boasts a mystical and spiritual heritage as one of the country's four holy cities.
Change things up with these side-trips from Safed: Mount Tabor (in Kfar Tavor), Migdal (Mount Arbel & Magdala) and Sea of Galilee (in Tiberias). There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Mount of Beatitudes, walk around Montfort and Goren Park, experience rural life at Vered Hagalil Guest Farm, and identify plant and animal life at Hula Nature Reserve.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Safed trip app .

Take a bus from Jerusalem to Safed in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in March, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can take a bus to Haifa.

Things to do in Safed

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Galilee Region, Migdal, Tiberias, Capernaum, Montfort and Goren Park
Highlights from your plan
Sea of Galilee ©
Sea of Galilee
Mount Tabor ©
Mount Tabor
Mount of Beatitudes ©
Mount of Beatitudes

6
nights
Haifa

Haifa ©
A picturesque city in the north of the country, Haifa combines history and appearances to create an interesting and relaxing destination.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Haifa: Bet She'an National Park (in Beit She'an), Caesarea (Ralli museum, Caesarea, Caesarea National Park, & more) and Citadel of Acre (in Acre). There's much more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at The Baha'i Gardens, take in the spiritual surroundings of Nazareth Village, get great views at International Center Mary of Nazareth, and wander the streets of Akko Old Town.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Haifa trip planner.

Traveling by bus from Safed to Haifa takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Safed in March, Haifa is a bit warmer at night with lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to take a train back home.

Things to do in Haifa

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Nazareth, Caesarea, Acre, Ramat HaNadiv, The Betekha, Bethsaida, Majrase and Zaki Nature Reserve
Highlights from your plan
The Baha'i Gardens ©
The Baha'i Gardens
The Church of the Annunciation ©
The Church of the Annunciation
Caesarea National Park ©
Caesarea National Park

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