8 days in Israel Itinerary

8 days in Israel Itinerary

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1
Haifa
— 1 day
2
Eilat
— 2 nights
3
Masada
— 1 night
4
Jerusalem
— 4 nights

1
day
Haifa

Haifa ©
A picturesque city in the north of the country, Haifa combines history and appearances to create an interesting and relaxing destination.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): make a trip to Yefe Nof Street, take in nature's colorful creations at The Baha'i Gardens, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Stella Maris Lighthouse and Carmelite Monastery.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Haifa trip itinerary planner.

Tel Aviv to Haifa is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. In July in Haifa, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Eilat.

Things to do in Haifa

Historic Sites Parks
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The Baha'i Gardens ©
The Baha'i Gardens
Yefe Nof Street ©
Yefe Nof Street

2
nights
Eilat

Eilat ©
At the northern extreme of the Red Sea sits Eilat, a resort town popular with domestic and international tourists.
On the 14th (Tue), explore the gorgeous colors at Coral Beach Nature Reserve, thenobserve the fascinating underwater world at Underwater Observatory Marine Park, and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the gorgeous colors at Dolphin Reef, explore the striking landscape of Timna Park, and then head outdoors with Sea and Desert Adventures.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Eilat trip itinerary app.

Traveling by flight from Haifa to Eilat takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Haifa in July, expect nights in Eilat to be about the same, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to drive to Masada.

Things to do in Eilat

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
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Underwater Observatory Marine Park ©
Underwater Observatory Marine Park
Scuba & Snorkeling
Coral Beach Nature Reserve ©
Coral Beach Nature Reserve

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Masada

Masada ©
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Masada National Park and then look for all kinds of wild species at Nachal Arugot Nature Reserve.

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Masada journey maker app.

You can drive from Eilat to Masada in 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a bus to Jerusalem.

Things to do in Masada

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Masada National Park ©
Masada National 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.
Get out of town with these interesting Jerusalem side-trips: Tel Aviv (Joseph Bau House Museum & Neve Tzedek) and Jaffa (Jaffa Old City & Maskit). There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, contemplate the long history of Mt of Olives, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and admire the striking features of Eglise du Saint-Sepulcre.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Jerusalem trip maker site.

Traveling by bus from Masada to Jerusalem takes 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to take a train back home.

Things to do in Jerusalem

Tours Museums Historic Sites

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Tel Aviv
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The Israel Museum, Jerusalem ©
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Walking tours

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