15 days in Israel, Jordan & Bethlehem Itinerary

15 days in Israel, Jordan & Bethlehem Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Asia travel route planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours

Route & dates

1
Tel Aviv, Israel
— 2 nights
2
Jerusalem, Israel
— 3 nights
3
Bethlehem, Palestinian Territories
— 1 night
4
Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
— 2 nights
5
Sweimah, Jordan
— 1 night
6
Nazareth, Israel
— 4 nights

2
nights
Tel Aviv, Israel

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Tayelet and Tel Aviv Museum of Art. Popular historic sites such as The Baha'i Gardens and Stella Maris Lighthouse and Carmelite Monastery are in your itinerary. Step out of Tel Aviv with an excursion to Louis Promenade in Haifa--about 1h 20 min away. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Jaffa Old City, visit Neve Tzedek, take in the waterfront at Old Tel Aviv Port Area, and see the interesting displays at Beit Hatfutsot - The Museum of the Jewish People.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Tel Aviv trip itinerary planner.

Tampa, USA to Tel Aviv is an approximately 20-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Israel Standard Time (IST), which is usually a 7 hour difference. Traveling from Tampa in June, you will find days in Tel Aviv are little chillier (°F), and nights are about the same (°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Jerusalem.

Things to do in Tel Aviv

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Haifa
Find places to stay Jun 2 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Tayelet ©
Tayelet
The Baha'i Gardens ©
The Baha'i Gardens
Tel Aviv Museum of Art ©
Tel Aviv Museum of Art

3
nights
Jerusalem, Israel

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.
Let the collections at Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center and Tower of David Museum of the History of Jerusalem capture your imagination. Get some historical perspective at Western Wall and Eglise du Saint-Sepulcre. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, contemplate the long history of Mt of Olives, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Jerusalem Archaeological Park.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Jerusalem trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can take a bus to Bethlehem.

Things to do in Jerusalem

Historic Sites Museums Tours
Find places to stay Jun 4 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem ©
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Western Wall ©
Western Wall

1
night
Bethlehem, Palestinian Territories

Bethlehem ©
For many, Bethlehem needs no introduction.
On the 8th (Mon), get engrossed in the history at Palestinian Heritage Center, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cave of St. Jerome, thenrevel in the low prices at Blessings Gift Shop and The Olive Wood Factory, thensteep yourself in history at Church of the Nativity, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Carmel of the Holy Child Jesus.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Bethlehem journey maker tool.

Getting from Jerusalem to Bethlehem by bus takes about an hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel to Petra - Wadi Musa.

Things to do in Bethlehem

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Find places to stay Jun 7 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Church of the Nativity ©
Church of the Nativity
Palestinian Heritage Center ©
Palestinian Heritage Center
Cave of St. Jerome ©
Cave of St. Jerome

2
nights
Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan

Petra - Wadi Musa ©
Visitors flock to Wadi Musa to witness the rose colored rock-carved temples and tombs of Petra, the famous ancient city and World Heritage Site.
On the 9th (Tue), contemplate the long history of Petra and then explore the ancient world of Street of Facades. On your second day here, delve into the distant past at Temple of Dushares, explore the ancient world of Al-Beidha - Little Petra, thenexplore the ancient world of Montreal Crusader Castle, thenexplore the ancient world of Obelisk Tomb, and finally steep yourself in history at The Urn Tomb.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Petra - Wadi Musa trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Bethlehem to Petra - Wadi Musa by combination of bus, train, and flight takes about 9.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can drive to Sweimah.

Things to do in Petra - Wadi Musa

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Montreal Crusader Castle
Find places to stay Jun 8 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Petra ©
Petra
Al-Beidha - Little Petra ©
Al-Beidha - Little Petra
Montreal Crusader Castle ©
Montreal Crusader Castle

1
night
Sweimah, Jordan

Sweimah ©
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at O Beach and then get a new perspective on nature at Dead Sea Museum.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Sweimah travel route builder site.

You can drive from Petra - Wadi Musa to Sweimah in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Nazareth.

Things to do in Sweimah

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

O Beach
Find places to stay Jun 10 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
O Beach ©
O Beach
Dead Sea Museum ©
Dead Sea Museum

4
nights
Nazareth, Israel

Nazareth ©
Known worldwide as the hometown of Jesus Christ, Nazareth draws flocks of pilgrims who come to see the place where Christ grew up, and follow his footsteps along the Jesus Trail.
Popular historic sites such as Nazareth Village and The Church of the Annunciation are in your itinerary. Visiting Mount Tabor and Achziv Beach National Park will get you outdoors. Go for a jaunt from Nazareth to Acre to see Bahai Gardens and Shrine about 44 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at Tel Megiddo National Park, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at International Center Mary of Nazareth, explore the striking landscape of Zippori National Park, and pause for some serene contemplation at Franciscan Wedding Church.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Nazareth road trip app.

Getting from Sweimah to Nazareth by car takes about 3 hours. In June in Nazareth, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. On the 15th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Nazareth

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bahai Gardens and Shrine, Achziv Beach National Park, Zippori National Park, Mount Tabor, Franciscan Wedding Church
Find places to stay Jun 11 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Mount Tabor ©
Mount Tabor
The Church of the Annunciation ©
The Church of the Annunciation
Nazareth Village ©
Nazareth Village

Similar Plans

16 days in Jordan & Israel BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM March, popular sights Preferences: March Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 18 days in Israel, Paphos & Jordan BY A USER FROM MALTA June, popular sights Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 16 days in Israel, Paphos & Amman BY A USER FROM MALTA June, popular sights Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 19 days in Turkey, Tel Aviv & Jerusalem BY A USER FROM BRAZIL April, popular sights Preferences: April Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 16 days in Israel & Jordan BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM May, popular sights Preferences: May Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 16 days in Israel & Jordan BY A USER FROM BELGIUM May, popular sights Preferences: May Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 17 days in Africa, Asia & Europe BY A USER FROM KUWAIT December, popular sights Preferences: December Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 30 days in Tel Aviv BY A USER FROM ISRAEL August, kids, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, kids Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced 13 days in Tel Aviv BY A USER FROM ISRAEL March, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, slow & easy, hidden gems Preferences: March, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 29 days in Jerusalem BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, kids, popular sights Preferences: April, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 28 days in Europe, Asia & Africa BY A USER FROM BRAZIL May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights Preferences: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 43 days in Tel Aviv BY A USER FROM ISRAEL June, popular sights Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans