42 days in Israel Itinerary

42 days in Israel Itinerary

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42 days in Israel Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly + Train:  14​h 15​min
1
Haifa
— 7 nights
Bus:  1​h 15​min
2
Safed
— 6 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Masada
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Beersheba
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Mitspe Ramon
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
6
Eilat
— 8 nights
Fly:  1​h
7
Tel Aviv
— 8 nights
Fly:  13​h 15​min
End: Bengaluru

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Caesarea (Caesarea National Park, Ralli museum, Caesarea, & more), Zichron Yaakov (Ramat HaNadiv & HaMirotz Le 1882) and Nazareth (Tel Megiddo National Park, Nazareth Village, & more). Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at The Baha'i Gardens, contemplate the long history of Citadel of Acre, explore the striking landscape at The Grottos at Rosh HaNiqra, and appreciate the extensive heritage of The German Colony.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Haifa day trip planning website .

Bengaluru, India to Haifa is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and car. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Bengaluru to Haifa due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Bengaluru in November; daily highs in Haifa reach 28°C and lows reach 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to catcht the bus to Safed.

Things to do in Haifa

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Nazareth, Caesarea, Acre, Kiryat Tivon, Zichron Yaakov
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

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Mount Tabor (in Kfar Tavor), Yardenit (in Kinneret) and Church of the Multiplication (in Capernaum). Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Sea of Galilee, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Arbel, don't miss a visit to Nimrod's Lookout, and contemplate the long history of Mount of Beatitudes.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Safed road trip planning website .

You can take a bus from Haifa to Safed in 1.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Safed when traveling from Haifa in November, with lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel to Masada.

Things to do in Safed

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Galilee Region, Capernaum, Tiberias, Migdal, Yardenit
Highlights from your plan
Sea of Galilee ©
Sea of Galilee
Mount Tabor ©
Mount Tabor
Mount of Beatitudes ©
Mount of Beatitudes

2
nights
Masada

Masada ©
On the 16th (Sat), explore the ancient world of 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: take an in-depth tour of The Masada Museum and then go for a walk through Nachal Arugot Nature Reserve.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Masada trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Safed to Masada in 3.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Beersheba.

Things to do in Masada

Nature Parks Historic Sites

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

6
nights
Beersheba

Beersheba ©
Beersheba also spelled Beer-Sheva is the largest city in the Negev desert of southern Israel. Get out of town with these interesting Beersheba side-trips: Arad (Masada Fortress, Fine Art & Doll Museum, & more), Black Arrow Memorial (in Sderot) and Ein Bokek (Route 90 & Ein Bokek Beach). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Dead Sea, brush up on your military savvy at ANZAC Memorial Center, learn about winemaking at Srigim Winery, and Head underground at Bet Guvrin-Maresha National Park.

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Traveling by car from Masada to Beersheba takes 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can go by car to Mitspe Ramon.

Things to do in Beersheba

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Arad, Dead Sea Region, Ein Bokek, Bet Guvrin-Maresha National Park, Ein Gedi Eco Center
Highlights from your plan
Fine Art & Doll Museum ©
Fine Art & Doll Museum
Masada Fortress ©
Masada Fortress
Dead Sea ©
Dead Sea

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) and Porat Ein Yahav (in Ein Yahav). Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic natural features at Ramon Crater, get a taste of the local shopping with HabereH Pub, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and get a taste of life in the country at The Alpaca Farm.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Mitspe Ramon vacation planner .

Traveling by car from Beersheba to Mitspe Ramon takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can go by car to Eilat.

Things to do in Mitspe Ramon

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Sde Boker, Porat Ein Yahav, Incense Route - Desert Cities in the Negev, Sea-gal advanced aguaculture
Highlights from your plan
Ramon Crater ©
Ramon Crater
Avdat National Park ©
Avdat National Park
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

8
nights
Eilat

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, get outside with Sea and Desert Adventures, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and see the vivid underwater world at Coral Beach Nature Reserve.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Eilat trip itinerary maker site .

Traveling by car from Mitspe Ramon to Eilat takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Eilat are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can catch the flight to Tel Aviv.

Things to do in Eilat

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

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to The Arches Pool (in Ramla) and Jerusalem (Tzuba Winery, Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center, & more). There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Jaffa Old City, get your game on at Art Quest - Club Allenby 28, take in the waterfront at Tayelet, and take in nature's colorful creations at Gan HaKaktusim.

To find ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Tel Aviv driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Eilat to Tel Aviv in an hour. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Eilat in December, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Tel Aviv: temperatures range from 22°C by day to 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tel Aviv

Tours Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Jerusalem, The Arches Pool, Gan HaKaktusim
Highlights from your plan
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem ©
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Jaffa Old City ©
Jaffa Old City

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