60 days in Israel Itinerary

60 days in Israel Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Israel vacation planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

60 days in Israel Itinerary

Start: Ho Chi Minh City
Fly:  15​h
1
Jerusalem
— 12 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Ein Gedi
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Beersheba
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Mitspe Ramon
— 7 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Eilat
— 10 nights
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  5​h
6
Safed
— 6 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
7
Haifa
— 9 nights
train + Fly:  15​h
End: Ho Chi Minh City

12
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 Jerusalem's surroundings by going to Masada Fortress (in Arad), Masada National Park (in Masada) and Tel Aviv (Rothschild Fine Art, Room Escape Games, & more). Spend a day outdoors on the 2nd (Thu) with Israeli Wild. There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center, make a trip to The Western Wall Tunnels, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and admire the striking features of Church of the Holy Sepulchre.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Jerusalem trip itinerary planning app .

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam to Jerusalem is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Ho Chi Minh City to Jerusalem is minus 5 hours. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Ho Chi Minh City in May; daily highs in Jerusalem reach 34°C and lows reach 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to take a bus to Ein Gedi.

Things to do in Jerusalem

Historic Sites Tours Parks

Side Trips

Tel Aviv, Masada Fortress, Masada National Park, Bet Guvrin-Maresha National Park
Highlights from your plan
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem ©
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Walking tours

6
nights
Ein Gedi

Ein Gedi ©
Spend the 16th (Thu) exploring nature at Nachal Arugot Nature Reserve. There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Dead Sea, head outdoors with Ein Gedi Eco Center, look for gifts at Bahat Wine Cellars, Kibbutz Ein Sivan, and identify plant and animal life at En Gedi Nature Reserve.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Ein Gedi holiday maker website .

Take a bus from Jerusalem to Ein Gedi in 1.5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 20°C. On the 20th (Mon), you're off toBeersheba.

Things to do in Ein Gedi

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Dead Sea Region, Nachal Arugot Nature Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Dead Sea ©
Dead Sea
En Gedi Nature Reserve ©
En Gedi Nature Reserve
Ein Gedi Botanical Garden ©
Ein Gedi Botanical Garden

7
nights
Beersheba

Beersheba ©
Beersheba also spelled Beer-Sheva is the largest city in the Negev desert of southern Israel. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Beersheba: Fine Art & Doll Museum (in Arad), Hazeva (Vidor Center & Vidor Center - A window to Arava agriculture) and Ein Bokek (Bokek River & Ein Bokek Beach). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Joe Alon Center - The Museum of Bedouin Culture, explore and take pictures at Negev Camel Ranch, admire nature's extreme beauty at HaMakhtesh HaGadol, and explore the ancient world of Mamshit.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Beersheba travel itinerary planner.

You can take a bus from Ein Gedi to Beersheba in 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to drive to Mitspe Ramon.

Things to do in Beersheba

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Dimona, Yeruham, Ein Bokek, Hazeva, Joe Alon Center - The Museum of Bedouin Culture
Highlights from your plan
Fine Art & Doll Museum ©
Fine Art & Doll Museum
Bokek River ©
Bokek River

7
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Yeruham Park and Lake (in Yeruham), Arava Vidor Center (in Ein Hatzeva) and Carmey Avdat (in Sde Boker). Spend the 1st (Sat) exploring nature at Ada Canion. Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape at Ramon Crater, take a memorable drive along Beresheet Desert Tours, explore the stunning scenery at Avdat National Park, and revel in the low prices at Faran Natural Cosmetic.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Mitspe Ramon trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by car from Beersheba to Mitspe Ramon takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Mitspe Ramon are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. You'll set off for Eilat on the 3rd (Mon).

Things to do in Mitspe Ramon

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Sde Boker, Derech Hashalom Ba'arava - the peace trail in Arava, Arava Vidor Center, Incense Route - Desert Cities in the Negev, Yeruham Park and Lake
Highlights from your plan
Ramon Crater ©
Ramon Crater
Avdat National Park ©
Avdat National Park
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

10
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: meet the residents at Underwater Observatory Marine Park, get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, take in breathtaking views at Red Canyon, and explore the striking landscape of Timna Park.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Eilat vacation planning website .

You can drive from Mitspe Ramon to Eilat in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Mitspe Ramon in June, you will find days in Eilat are a bit warmer (46°C), and nights are about the same (30°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel to Safed.

Things to do in Eilat

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Underwater Observatory Marine Park ©
Underwater Observatory Marine Park
Scuba & Snorkeling
Timna Park ©
Timna 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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Safed: Tiberias (Sea of Galilee, Hamat Tiberias National Park, & more), Bet She'an National Park (in Beit She'an) and Mount Tabor (in Kfar Tavor). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Mount of Beatitudes, make a trip to Nimrod's Lookout, explore the striking landscape at Tabgha, and identify plant and animal life at Hula Nature Reserve.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Safed trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Eilat to Safed takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect cooler weather when traveling from Eilat in June: highs in Safed hover around 33°C, while lows dip to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can go by car to Haifa.

Things to do in Safed

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

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

9
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 out of town with these interesting Haifa side-trips: Acre (Crusader Fortress & The Or Torah Synagogue), Caesarea (Caesarea National Park, Caesarea Antiquity Museum, & more) and Nazareth (The Church of the Annunciation, International Center Mary of Nazareth, & more). Spend the 27th (Thu) exploring nature at Achziv Beach National Park. Spend the 25th (Tue) exploring nature at Carmel National Park. There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Baha'i Gardens and Golden Dome, take in the spiritual surroundings of Bahai Gardens and Shrine, explore the striking landscape at The Grottos at Rosh HaNiqra, and get to know the fascinating history of The German Colony.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Haifa visit planner .

Getting from Safed to Haifa by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. June in Haifa sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Haifa

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Acre, Nazareth, Caesarea, Zichron Yaakov, Achziv Beach National Park
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

Similar Plans

2 days in Israel BY A USER FROM ISRAEL February, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 23 days in Israel BY A USER FROM BELGIUM August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 41 days in Israel BY A USER FROM ISRAEL February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 31 days in Israel BY A USER FROM ISRAEL March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 6 days in Israel BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Israel BY A USER FROM GERMANY April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Israel BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Israel & Jericho BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 8 days in Israel BY A USER FROM HUNGARY March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Israel BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in Israel BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, teens, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Israel BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy
View more plans