35 days in Israel Itinerary

35 days in Israel Itinerary

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35 days in Israel Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
train:  1​h
1
Haifa
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Ashkelon
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Jerusalem
— 8 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Ein Gedi
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Dimona
— 3 nights
bus:  2​h 45​min
6
Eilat
— 8 nights
Fly:  1​h
End: Tel Aviv

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.
Get in touch with nature at Sea of Galilee and Caesarea National Park. Venture out of the city with trips to Mount Tabor (in Kfar Tavor), The Church of the Annunciation (in Nazareth) and Beit She'an (Bet She'an National Park & Gan HaShlosha National Park). Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at The Baha'i Gardens, take in the dramatic natural features at Tabgha, contemplate the long history of Mount of Beatitudes, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Primacy of Peter.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Haifa travel tool .

Tel Aviv to Haifa is an approximately 1-hour train ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to drive to Ashkelon.

Things to do in Haifa

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Capernaum, Beit She'an, Kiryat Tivon, Tiberias, Bahai Gardens and Shrine
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Sea of Galilee ©
Sea of Galilee
Mount Tabor ©
Mount Tabor
Bet She'an National Park ©
Bet She'an National Park

4
nights
Ashkelon

Ashkelon ©
Take a break from the city and head to Bet Guvrin-Maresha National Park and Hof Palmahim National Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ashkelon: Rehovot (Weizmann House & Ayalon Institute Museum), Joe Alon Center - The Museum of Bedouin Culture (in Lahav) and Negev Brewery (in Kiryat Gat). Spend the 13th (Thu) exploring nature at Ashkelon national park.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Ashkelon road trip website .

You can drive from Haifa to Ashkelon in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June in Ashkelon, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can drive to Jerusalem.

Things to do in Ashkelon

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Rishon Lezion, Kiryat Gat, Rehovot, Joe Alon Center - The Museum of Bedouin Culture, Gil Beach
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Bet Guvrin-Maresha National Park ©
Bet Guvrin-Maresha National Park
Ashkelon national park ©
Ashkelon national park
Hof Palmahim National Park ©
Hof Palmahim National Park

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Tayelet and Grotto of Gethsemane. Venture out of the city with trips to Jaffa (Uri Dushy - Artist's Gallery, Great Mahmoudiya Mosque, & more), Tel Aviv (Yarkon River and Park Hayarkon, Neve Tzedek, & more) and Safari Park (in Ramat Gan). There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center, make a trip to Eglise du Saint-Sepulcre, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Jerusalem trip website .

You can drive from Ashkelon to Jerusalem in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in June, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Ein Gedi.

Things to do in Jerusalem

Museums Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

Tel Aviv, Safari Park
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Tayelet ©
Tayelet
Safari Park ©
Safari Park

5
nights
Ein Gedi

Ein Gedi ©
Get outdoors at En Gedi Nature Reserve and Dead Sea. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ein Gedi: Ein Bokek (Bokek River, Route 90, & more) and Masada Fortress (in Arad). Spend the 25th (Tue) exploring nature at Nachal Arugot Nature Reserve.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Ein Gedi trip itinerary planning tool .

Traveling by car from Jerusalem to Ein Gedi takes 1.5 hours. June in Ein Gedi sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can drive to Dimona.

Things to do in Ein Gedi

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Dead Sea Region, Ein Bokek, Masada Fortress, Nachal Arugot Nature Reserve
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En Gedi Nature Reserve ©
En Gedi Nature Reserve
Dead Sea ©
Dead Sea
Bokek River ©
Bokek River

3
nights
Dimona

Dimona ©
Dimona is an Israeli city in the Negev desert, 36km to the south of Beersheba and 35km west of the Dead Sea above the Arava valley in the Southern District of Israel. Escape the urban bustle at Masada National Park and Avdat National Park. Explore Dimona's surroundings by going to Mitspe Ramon (Canyoning & Rappelling Tours, Ramon Crater, & more) and Arad Contemporary Art Center (in Arad). And it doesn't end there: trek along Nahal Tamar, take in the awesome beauty at HaMakhtesh HaGadol, and contemplate the waterfront views at Ein Yorkeam.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Dimona attractions planning tool .

You can drive from Ein Gedi to Dimona in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) to allow time to take a bus to Eilat.

Things to do in Dimona

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Mitspe Ramon, Yeruham, Nahal Tamar, Arad Contemporary Art Center, Masada National Park
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Masada National Park ©
Masada National Park
Avdat National Park ©
Avdat National Park
Ramon Crater ©
Ramon Crater

8
nights
Eilat

Eilat ©
At the northern extreme of the Red Sea sits Eilat, a resort town popular with domestic and international tourists.
Take a break from the city and head to Dolphin Reef and Eilat Action. Step out of Eilat to go to Mitspe Ramon and see Ada Canion, which is approximately 1h 30 min away. There's still lots to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Timna Park, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, push the limits with an extreme tour, and meet the residents at Underwater Observatory Marine Park.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Eilat journey maker website .

You can take a bus from Dimona to Eilat in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. In June, daily temperatures in Eilat can reach 46°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Eilat

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Ada Canion
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Dolphin Reef ©
Dolphin Reef
Scuba & Snorkeling
Timna Park ©
Timna Park

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