32 days in Israel Itinerary

32 days in Israel Itinerary

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32 days in Israel Itinerary

Start: Nashville
Fly + Drive:  18​h 45​min
1
Safed
— 4 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
2
Haifa
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Masada
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Mitspe Ramon
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Eilat
— 6 nights
Fly:  1​h
6
Tel Aviv
— 8 nights
Fly:  16​h 45​min
End: Nashville

4
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Safed: Tiberias (Sea of Galilee & Tiberias), Migdal (Magdala & Mount Arbel) and 3 Vines Winery (in Ramot Naftali). Next up on the itinerary: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Tabor, explore the striking landscape at Tabgha, contemplate the long history of Mount of Beatitudes, and don't miss a visit to The Old City of Safed.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Safed trip builder .

Nashville, USA to Safed is an approximately 19-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 8 hours traveling from Nashville to Safed. Traveling from Nashville in August, expect nights in Safed to be about the same, around 73°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 95°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to catcht the bus to Haifa.

Things to do in Safed

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Capernaum, Tiberias, Galilee, Migdal, Nimrod's Lookout
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Haifa: Nazareth (International Center Mary of Nazareth, Nazareth Village, & more), Caesarea (Caesarea National Park & Caesarea Antiquity Museum) and Zippori National Park (in Zippori). There's much more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at The Baha'i Gardens, appreciate the extensive heritage of The German Colony, explore the striking landscape at The Grottos at Rosh HaNiqra, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Bahai Gardens and Shrine.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Haifa online visit planner .

Traveling by bus from Safed to Haifa takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Safed in August, you will find days in Haifa are little chillier (88°F), and nights are a bit warmer (79°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to travel to Masada.

Things to do in Haifa

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Nazareth, Kiryat Tivon, Beit She'an, Acre, Caesarea
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

2
nights
Masada

Masada ©
Start off your visit on the 29th (Thu): take an in-depth tour of The Masada Museum, delve into the distant past at Herod's Western Palace, and then get to know the fascinating history of Masada National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Nachal Arugot Nature Reserve.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Masada online vacation planner .

You can drive from Haifa to Masada in 3 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can go by car to Mitspe Ramon.

Things to do in Masada

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Dead Sea Region
Highlights from your plan
Masada National Park ©
Masada National Park
Herod's Western Palace ©
Herod's Western Palace
The Masada Museum ©
The Masada Museum

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: Shivta National Park (in Ezuz), Masada Fortress (in Arad) and Carmey Avdat (in Sde Boker). There's lots more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Avdat National Park, stop by Faran Natural Cosmetic, delve into the distant past at Nabatean Avdat Acropolis, and cruise along Beresheet Desert Tours.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Mitspe Ramon online trip maker .

Getting from Masada to Mitspe Ramon by car takes about 2 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Eilat.

Things to do in Mitspe Ramon

Nature Parks Tours

Side Trips

Masada Fortress, Shivta, Carmey Avdat, Shivta National Park
Highlights from your plan
Ramon Crater ©
Ramon Crater
Avdat National Park ©
Avdat National Park
Masada Fortress ©
Masada Fortress

6
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: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Underwater Observatory Marine Park, see the vivid underwater world at Dolphin Reef, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Timna Park, and look for all kinds of wild species at Coral Beach Nature Reserve.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Eilat trip tool .

Drive from Mitspe Ramon to Eilat in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Mitspe Ramon in September, expect nights in Eilat to be about the same, around 79°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 100°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to fly to Tel Aviv.

Things to do in Eilat

Outdoors Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Underwater Observatory Marine Park ©
Dolphin Reef ©
Dolphin Reef

8
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 find plenty of places to visit near Tel Aviv: Jerusalem (Tzuba Winery, Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center, & more), The Arches Pool (in Ramla) and Ayalon Institute Museum (in Rehovot). And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Jaffa Old City, look for all kinds of wild species at Safari Park, take a leisurely stroll along Tayelet, and test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Tel Aviv journey planner.

Fly from Eilat to Tel Aviv in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Eilat in September: highs in Tel Aviv hover around 86°F, while lows dip to 76°F. On the 17th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tel Aviv

Museums Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

Jerusalem, Rehovot, The Arches Pool, Safari Park
Highlights from your plan
Israel Museum ©
Israel Museum
Jaffa Old City ©
Jaffa Old City

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