12 days in Israel Itinerary

12 days in Israel Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tiberias
— 2 nights
2
Ramat Gan
— 1 night
3
Jerusalem
— 4 nights
4
Arad
— 1 night
5
Eilat
— 3 nights

2
nights
Tiberias

Tiberias ©
On the shores of Lake Kinneret, a vacation in Tiberias offers plenty of water sports and biblical walks.
Kids will enjoy The Baha'i Gardens and The Church of the Annunciation. Explore Tiberias' surroundings by going to Park of Springs (in Nir David), The Nahal Snir Nature Reserve (Hasbani) (in She_ar Yashuv) and Nazareth (Nazareth Village & International Center Mary of Nazareth). And it doesn't end there: stroll through Sea of Galilee, steep yourself in history at Mount of Beatitudes, look for all kinds of wild species at Hula Nature Reserve, and explore the ancient world of Magdala.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Tiberias route maker.

Tel Aviv to Tiberias is an approximately 2.5-hour bus ride. You can also do a combination of train and bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can take a bus to Ramat Gan.

Things to do in Tiberias

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Nazareth, Park of Springs, The Baha'i Gardens, The Nahal Snir Nature Reserve (Hasbani), Magdala
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The Baha'i Gardens ©
The Baha'i Gardens
The Church of the Annunciation ©
The Church of the Annunciation
Park of Springs ©
Park of Springs

1
night
Ramat Gan

Ramat Gan ©
Ramat Gan is a city in the Tel Aviv District of Israel, located east of Tel Aviv. You've now added Safari Park to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Tue): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Safari Park, thenidentify plant and animal life at Zoological Center, and then look for gifts at Savransky Jewellery.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Ramat Gan tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Tiberias to Ramat Gan by bus takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Jerusalem.

Things to do in Ramat Gan

Parks Wildlife Shopping
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Safari Park ©
Safari Park

4
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center and Old City of Jerusalem. Venture out of the city with trips to Tel Aviv (Tayelet, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, &more) and Jaffa Old City (in Jaffa). Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, tour the pleasant surroundings at Garden of Gethsemane, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and steep yourself in history at Mt of Olives.

For more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Jerusalem trip app.

Traveling by train from Ramat Gan to Jerusalem takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Jerusalem are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can take a bus to Arad.

Things to do in Jerusalem

Museums Tours Historic Sites

Side Trip

Tel Aviv
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Tayelet ©
Tayelet
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem ©
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

1
night
Arad

Arad ©
Arad is a city in the Southern District of Israel. On the 5th (Sun), explore the world behind art at Fine Art & Doll Museum, thenexplore the striking landscape of Masada National Park, thenadmire the striking features of Masada Fortress, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Adi Miraro Jewelry.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Arad visit app.

You can take a bus from Jerusalem to Arad in 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Eilat.

Things to do in Arad

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Masada National Park
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Masada National Park ©
Masada National Park
Masada Fortress ©
Masada Fortress
Fine Art & Doll Museum ©
Fine Art & Doll Museum

3
nights
Eilat

Eilat ©
At the northern extreme of the Red Sea sits Eilat, a resort town popular with domestic and international tourists.
Attractions like Underwater Observatory Marine Park and Scuba & Snorkeling make great kid-friendly stops. The adventure continues: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Timna Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at Dolphin Reef, admire the local landmark of Musical Fountain, and look for all kinds of wild species at Coral Beach Nature Reserve.

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Eilat trip site.

Traveling by car from Arad to Eilat takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Eilat

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
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Underwater Observatory Marine Park ©
Underwater Observatory Marine Park
Dolphin Reef ©
Dolphin Reef
Scuba & Snorkeling

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