9 days in Israel Itinerary

9 days in Israel Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Manchester
+2
Fly + Train + Bus:  11 h 15 min
1
Tiberias
— 1 day
+2
Bus + Foot + Fly:  3 h 45 min
2
Eilat
— 1 night
Bus:  2 h 45 min
3
Ein Bokek
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Jerusalem
— 5 nights
Fly:  9 h 15 min
End: Manchester

1
day
Tiberias

Tiberias ©
On the shores of Lake Kinneret, a vacation in Tiberias offers plenty of water sports and biblical walks.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): delve into the distant past at Magdala, take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Beatitude Monastery, contemplate the long history of Mount of Beatitudes, then explore the striking landscape at Tabgha, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sea of Galilee, and finally steep yourself in history at Tiberias.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Tiberias trip planner.

Manchester, UK to Tiberias is an approximately 11- hour combination of flight, train, and bus. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Israel Standard Time is 2 hours. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from Manchester in October, with highs in Tiberias at 32°C and lows at 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to travel to Eilat.

Things to do in Tiberias

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Capernaum, Magdala
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Sea of Galilee ©
Sea of Galilee
Mount of Beatitudes ©
Mount of Beatitudes
Magdala
Magdala

1
night
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 5th (Fri): browse the different shops at Ice Mall Eilat and then see the vivid underwater world at Dolphin Reef.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Eilat trip planner.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Tiberias to Eilat in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Tiberias in October: highs in Eilat hover around 39°C, while lows dip to 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a bus to Ein Bokek.

Things to do in Eilat

Shopping Wildlife Beaches
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Dolphin Reef ©
Dolphin Reef
Ice Mall Eilat ©
Ice Mall Eilat

1
night
Ein Bokek

Ein Bokek ©
Sandwiched between the turquoise waters of evaporation pools and desert-like landscape, Ein Bokek features a strip of hotels and luxury resorts on the Israeli shore of the Dead Sea.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): admire nature's extreme beauty at Ein Gedi Botanical Garden, then identify plant and animal life at En Gedi Nature Reserve, and then kick back and relax at Ein Bokek Beach.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Ein Bokek trip planner.

Take a bus from Eilat to Ein Bokek in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Jerusalem.

Things to do in Ein Bokek

Parks Wildlife Beaches

Side Trips

En Gedi Nature Reserve, Ein Gedi Botanical Garden
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Ein Bokek Beach ©
Ein Bokek Beach
En Gedi Nature Reserve ©
En Gedi Nature Reserve
Ein Gedi Botanical Garden ©
Ein Gedi Botanical Garden

5
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.
Head to Carmel Market (Shuk Ha'Carmel) and Jaffa Flea Marketfor plenty of shopping. Museum-lovers will appreciate Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center and The Israel Museum, Jerusalem. Get out of town with these interesting Jerusalem side-trips: Tel Aviv (Sarona, Dizengoff Street, &more) and Jaffa Old City (in Jaffa). There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Old City of Jerusalem, contemplate the long history of Mt of Olives, take in nature's colorful creations at Garden of Gethsemane, and shop like a local with Ben Yehuda Street.

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You can drive from Ein Bokek to Jerusalem in 2 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Jerusalem

Shopping Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Tel Aviv
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Old City of Jerusalem ©
Old City of Jerusalem
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem ©
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

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