8 days in Israel Itinerary

8 days in Israel Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Jerusalem
— 3 nights
2
Eilat
— 2 nights
3
Masada
— 1 night

3
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.
Jerusalem is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center, explore the ancient world of Western Wall, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and wander the streets of Old City of Jerusalem.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Jerusalem trip itinerary site.

Newark, USA to Jerusalem is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of car and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Newark to Jerusalem. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Newark in August; daily highs in Jerusalem reach °F and lows reach °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Eilat.

Things to do in Jerusalem

Tours Museums Historic Sites
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The Israel Museum, Jerusalem ©
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Walking tours

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 7th (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Timna Park and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. On the 8th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the vivid underwater world at Dolphin Reef, thenget up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Underwater Observatory Marine Park, and then see the vivid underwater world at Coral Beach Nature Reserve.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Eilat tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Jerusalem to Eilat takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Jerusalem in August, things will get a bit warmer in Eilat: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to drive to Masada.

Things to do in Eilat

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

1
night
Masada

Masada ©
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Masada National Park.

To see more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Masada route maker.

Traveling by car from Eilat to Masada takes 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Masada

Nature Parks
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Masada National Park ©
Masada National Park

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