Top Vacation Spots in Israel: A 10-Days Comprehensive Itinerary

Top Vacation Spots in Israel: A 10-Days Comprehensive Itinerary

If you are planning to see the top vacation spots in Israel, then this 10-days Itinerary is the right thing for you. With this trip, you will get to see most of famous Jewish sites and Christian sites. And, you will also get some significant Israel travel tips with our perfectly planned trip. The places that you will be visiting on this trip will give you a vivid picture of Israel. Read More

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If you are planning to see the top vacation spots in Israel, then this 10-days Itinerary is the right thing for you. With this trip, you will get to see most of the famous Jewish sites and Christian sites. And, you will also get some significant Israel travel tips with our perfectly planned trip. The places that you will be visiting on this trip will give you a vivid picture of Israel.

 

Trip at a Glance

Day 1: Jerusalem: The Old City

Day 2: Jerusalem: The New City

Day 3Tel Aviv

Day 4: The Northern Coast

Days 5 & 6: The Galilee and the Sea of Galilee

Days 7 & 8: The Golan Heights

Day 9: The Judaean Desert

Days 10: Departure - Here Ends your Trip

 

Trip Highlight

  • ExploreJerusalem - The Old City

  • Explore Jerusalem - The New City

  • Discover the beauty of  Tel Aviv

  • On the Northern coast, you will get to visit some sites that are connected to the Romans empires, Haifa and the British empires.

  • The Sea of Galilee is surrounded by many of the Christian heritage sites including Capernaum, the Mount of Beatitudes, and Tabgha. - Explore them

  • If you like being in nature, you must have at least two days in Golan Heights

 

Best Places to Visit in Israel

Jerusalem (old city), Jeru Salem (New City), Tel Aviv, the Northern coast, The Sea of Galilee, Golan Heights

 

DETAILED ITINERARY

 

Day 1: Jerusalem: The Old City

Jerusalem is the place that you will like to spend most of your time when you are in Israel. Most of the best tourist attractions in Jerusalem are close to each other. Jerusalem is one of the top vacation spots in Israel that you cannot miss seeing.

On the first day of your trip, the first Israel Travel Tips is to begin it from top of the Mount of Olives. And, this is going to give you the best view of the old city. And, the key sites that you will see are the Garden of Gethsemane at the bottom of the Olive Mount and the Chapel of the Ascension at the top.

  • On your trip, the top Vacation Spots in Israel, you will see will be Temple Mount, the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, and the Western Wall.

  • And, in the Old Jerusalem city, you will get to see some of the most famous Christian Institutions including St. James Cathedral, Christ Church and Ecco Homo.

Other Top Vacation Spots in Jerusalem: Sephardic Synagogues, Burnt House, Western Wall tunnels, Zedekiah’s Cave, and Hurva Synagogue.

 

Day 2: Jerusalem: The New City

On the second day of your Israel trip, you will be visiting the Israel Museum. This is one of the most famous Museums in Israel. The artifacts that you will see here on display are all related to the Israeli Land only. And, further, the sites that you will be visiting will all be connected to these artifacts.

  • You will be visiting today the Yad Vashem Holocaust Museum. This site is particularly of value to those people who want to discover the intricate information on the Holocaust.

  • This Museum will give you the ostensible picture of how the people of Israel have dealt with the mass killing of Jewish.

  • Other top vacation spots that you will be visiting on your second day will be the Science Museum and the Biblical Zoo.

 

Day 3 – Tel Aviv

The third day of your Israel trip is going to be spent in Tel Aviv! And you are going to begin it by visiting the Old Jaffa, which is now considered a part of Tel Aviv. This old port has an interestingly diverse history. Some of the most famous tourist attractions in Jerusalem are St. Peter’s Church, the flea market, and the Visitors Center.

  • You are going to visit today Rothschild Boulevard and Neve Tzedek. And, Carmel Market is also in the vicinity of it.

  • The other Jewish heritage site that you will be visiting is the Museum of the Jewish People.

  • Other Museums are The Rabin Center and Tel Aviv Art Museum. These places including Jerusalem, Judaean Desert, and Tel Aviv are located in the center of Israel.

  • You will be then heading in North towards the Galilee and in South towards the Negev Desert.

 

Day 4: The Northern Coast

On the Northern coast, you will get to visit some sites that are connected to the Romans empires, Haifa and the British empires.

  • You will be stopping by the Caesarea National Park first. Here you will get to see the remains of the port city that was built by King Herod.

  • Then on the way, you can stop by, for a swim at the  HaBonim Beach Sea. Here you can enjoy some leisurely time sleeping in the  Dor or Zichron Ya’acov.

  • And, traveling to Haifa, you will get some really good places where you can eat. And from here, you will be traveling to Akko.

  • At Akko, you will be visiting some of the really incredible ruins of Crusaders.

 

Days 5 & 6: The Galilee and the Sea of Galilee

While on your trip discovering the top vacation spots in Israel, you will come to know that the birth of Christianity took place from Nazareth. Tiberias is located along the bank of Sea of Galilee.

  • The Sea of Galilee is surrounded by many of the Christian heritage sites including Capernaum, the Mount of Beatitudes, and Tabgha. You will be also seeing here, the place where delivery of the Sermon on Mount took place.

  • Other heritage sites of Jewish origin that you will be seeing here are Safed, which is the “City of Kabbalah”.

  • If particularly, you wanted to explore the Historical Places in Israel, then the Galilee is the must-see places.

  • You have two days in hand and you can explore the Amud Wadi National Parks and the Mount Meron for satiating the adventurous kid inside you.

  • If you have some more time, you can also go on the Jesus Trail that is from Nazareth to the Sea of Galilee.

 

Days 7 & 8: The Golan Heights

The Golan Heights are also one of the top vacation spots in Israel. And particularly, if you like being in nature, you must have at least two days in Golan Heights.

  • Katzrin is in the middle of the Golan Heights. This is the main city that can be reached by taking a bus.

  • Yehuda Nature Reserve is near to Katzrin. Here you can experience fascinating walking trails.

  • the Banias and Dan National Parks, are situated in the North part of Galilee. Throughout the year, this place is filled with water and is an ideal place for visitors during summers.

 

Day 9: The Judaean Desert

Further, on your lookout for the top vacation spots in Israel, you will be driving down to the Judaean Desert from the Golan Heights. It is going to take 90 minutes for the drive.

  • You will be visiting the Dead Sea and Masada which are must-see sites here.

  • Other tourist attractions here are Ein Gedi National Park, Qumran, and Qaser El Yahud.

  • Qumran is actually that place where, around some 2000 years back, some small but very interesting sects existed.

 

Days 10: Departure - Here Ends your Trip

Today you will be taking your flight back home. You will be taking your flight from Jerusalem Airport. This itinerary is going to take you through many of the top vacation spots in Israel.

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