41 days in Israel Itinerary

41 days in Israel Itinerary

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41 days in Israel Itinerary

Start: London
Fly + train:  9​h
1
Haifa
— 7 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
2
Safed
— 6 nights
bus:  2​h 45​min
3
Jerusalem
— 11 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Arad
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Mitspe Ramon
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
6
Eilat
— 8 nights
Fly:  9​h 30​min
End: London

7
nights
Haifa

Haifa ©
A picturesque city in the north of the country, Haifa combines history and appearances to create an interesting and relaxing destination.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Louis Promenade and Crusader Fortress. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Haifa: Ramat HaNadiv (in Zichron Yaakov), Nazareth (Cana, St. Joseph Church, & more) and The Citadel (in Acre). There's much more to do: make a trip to Baha'i Gardens and Golden Dome, explore the striking landscape of Zippori National Park, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bahai Gardens and Shrine, and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Haifa day trip planner.

London, UK to Haifa is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of train, bus, and flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Israel Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. When traveling from London in February, plan for warmer days in Haifa, with highs around 22°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to drive to Safed.

Things to do in Haifa

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Nazareth, Caesarea, Acre, Kiryat Tivon, Nisco Museum
Highlights from your plan
The Baha'i Gardens ©
The Baha'i Gardens
International Center Mary of Nazareth ©
Citadel of Acre ©
Citadel of Acre

6
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 hidden gems such as Magdala and Capharnaum the Town of Jesus. Venture out of the city with trips to Mount Tabor (in Kfar Tavor), Tiberias (Arbel National Park & Sea of Galilee) and Beit She'an (Beit She'an National Park & Bet She'an National Park). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to The Old City of Safed, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of the Multiplication, take in the dramatic scenery at Banias Waterfall, and identify plant and animal life at Agmon Hahula.

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Safed road trip planner .

Getting from Haifa to Safed by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Haifa in March, Safed is a bit cooler at night with lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) to allow time to take a bus to Jerusalem.

Things to do in Safed

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Capernaum, Galilee Region, Tiberias, Nimrod's Lookout, Gadot Lookout
Highlights from your plan
Sea of Galilee ©
Sea of Galilee
Bet She'an National Park ©
Bet She'an National Park
Magdala ©
Magdala

11
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Beit Hatfutsot - The Museum of the Jewish People and Wine Tours & Tastings. Venture out of the city with trips to Jaffa Old City (in Jaffa), Tel Aviv (Room Escape Games, Rothschild Boulevard, & more) and Weizmann House (in Rehovot). There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center, delve into the distant past at Western Wall, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

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Traveling by bus from Safed to Jerusalem takes 3 hours. In March, daytime highs in Jerusalem are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can take a bus to Arad.

Things to do in Jerusalem

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trips

Tel Aviv, Weizmann House
Highlights from your plan
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem ©
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Wine Tours & Tastings

3
nights
Arad

Arad ©
Arad is a city in the Southern District of Israel. Step off the beaten path and head to En Gedi Nature Reserve and The Masada Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Arad: Mamshit National Park (in Dimona), HaMakhtesh HaGadol (in Yeruham) and Ein Bokek Beach (in Ein Bokek). Next up on the itinerary: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Masada National Park, get outside with Route 90, admire the striking features of Masada Fortress, and have fun and explore at Arad Contemporary Art Center.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Arad holiday planner.

Take a bus from Jerusalem to Arad in 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Mitspe Ramon.

Things to do in Arad

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Dead Sea Region, Ein Bokek, Masada National Park, HaMakhtesh HaGadol
Highlights from your plan
Masada National Park ©
Masada National Park
Masada Fortress ©
Masada Fortress
Herod's Western Palace ©
Herod's Western Palace

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Canyoning & Rappelling Tours and Avdat National Park. Get out of town with these interesting Mitspe Ramon side-trips: Zin River (in Beersheba), Peimot Midbar (in Ein Yahav) and Carmey Avdat (in Sde Boker). There's much more to do: delve into the distant past at Nabatean Avdat Acropolis, make a trip to Ben Gurion Tomb, steep yourself in history at Incense Route - Desert Cities in the Negev, and take a memorable drive along Beresheet Desert Tours.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Mitspe Ramon trip planner .

You can drive from Arad to Mitspe Ramon in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can go by car to Eilat.

Things to do in Mitspe Ramon

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Ramat Negev, Sde Boker, Peimot Midbar, Zin River
Highlights from your plan
Ramon Crater ©
Ramon Crater
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Nabatean Avdat Acropolis ©
Nabatean Avdat Acropolis

8
nights
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 Red Canyon and Princess Beach. And it doesn't end there: push the limits with an extreme tour, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Underwater Observatory Marine Park, ponder the design of Musical Fountain, and take in breathtaking views at Eilat Action.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Eilat online trip planner .

Drive from Mitspe Ramon to Eilat in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. March in Eilat sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 19°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Eilat

Outdoors Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Red Canyon ©
Red Canyon
Botanical Garden Of Eilat ©
Botanical Garden Of Eilat

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