8 days in Israel Itinerary

8 days in Israel Itinerary

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8 days in Israel Itinerary

Start: Kingston
Fly + Train:  23 h 15 min
1
Haifa
— 1 night
+3
Train + Bus + Foot + Fly:  2 h 30 min
2
Eilat
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  3 h
3
Jerusalem
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  23 h 15 min
End: Kingston

1
night
Haifa

Haifa ©
A picturesque city in the north of the country, Haifa combines history and appearances to create an interesting and relaxing destination.
For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Haifa travel planner.

Kingston, Canada to Haifa is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Israel Standard Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. Traveling from Kingston in October, expect Haifa to be warmer, temps between 32°C and 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel to Eilat.

Things to do in Haifa

Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Akko Old Town
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Akko Old Town ©
Akko Old Town

2
nights
Eilat

Eilat ©
At the northern extreme of the Red Sea sits Eilat, a resort town popular with domestic and international tourists.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): kick back and relax at Princess Beach and then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms. On the next day, look for gifts at Eilat Wines and then browse the different shops at Ice Mall Eilat.

For maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Eilat trip builder.

Getting from Haifa to Eilat by combination of train, bus, and flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Haifa in November, you will find days in Eilat are a bit warmer (32°C), and nights are about the same (20°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Jerusalem.

Things to do in Eilat

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Princess Beach ©
Princess Beach
Dolphin Reef ©
Dolphin Reef
Ice Mall Eilat ©
Ice Mall Eilat

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center, don't miss a visit to Church of the Holy Sepulchre, then contemplate the long history of Old City of Jerusalem, then browse for treasures at Via Dolorosa (Way of the Cross), and finally admire the landmark architecture of Church of Saint Anne. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sun): examine the collection at Israel Museum, contemplate the long history of Hezekiah's Tunnel - Siloam Tunnel, then contemplate the long history of Mount of Olives, and finally explore the ancient world of Western Wall.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Jerusalem itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Eilat to Jerusalem in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Eilat in November, things will get little chillier in Jerusalem: highs are around 24°C and lows about 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Jerusalem

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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The Israel Museum, Jerusalem ©
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Old City of Jerusalem ©
Old City of Jerusalem
Western Wall ©
Western Wall

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