8 days in Israel Itinerary

8 days in Israel Itinerary

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Start: Cairo
Fly:  7 h 15 min
1
Haifa
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
2
Eilat
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
3
Jerusalem
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h
End: Cairo

2
nights
Haifa

Haifa ©
A picturesque city in the north of the country, Haifa combines history and appearances to create an interesting and relaxing destination.
On the next day, take in nature's colorful creations at The Baha'i Gardens, contemplate the long history of Tiberias, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Sea of Galilee, and finally admire the striking features of The Church of the Annunciation.

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Cairo, Egypt to Haifa is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also take a bus. Traveling from Cairo in August, you will find days in Haifa are slightly colder (36°C), and nights are about the same (30°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to travel to Eilat.

Things to do in Haifa

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Tel Aviv, Tiberias, The Church of the Annunciation, Caesarea National Park
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Sea of Galilee ©
Sea of Galilee
The Baha'i Gardens ©
The Baha'i Gardens

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 27th (Mon), explore the gorgeous colors at Dolphin Reef, get 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. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Tue): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Timna Park and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

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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. While traveling from Haifa, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Eilat, ranging from highs of 47°C to lows of 33°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to drive to Jerusalem.

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

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, contemplate the long history of Mt of Olives, take in panoramic vistas at Tower of David Museum of the History of Jerusalem, and admire the striking features of Eglise du Saint-Sepulcre.

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Traveling by car from Eilat to Jerusalem takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In August, Jerusalem is slightly colder than Eilat - with highs of 38°C and lows of 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Jerusalem

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

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