60 days in Israel Itinerary

60 days in Israel Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Israel vacation planner

Plan created by another user.Make it yours

Route & dates

1
Jerusalem
— 12 nights
2
Ein Gedi
— 6 nights
3
Beersheba
— 7 nights
4
Mitspe Ramon
— 7 nights
5
Eilat
— 10 nights
6
Safed
— 6 nights
7
Haifa
— 9 nights

12
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.
Explore Jerusalem's surroundings by going to Masada Fortress (in Arad), Tel Aviv (Rothschild Fine Art, Room Escape Games, &more) and Masada National Park (in Masada). see Israeli Wild. There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center, stop by Jaffa Old City, contemplate the long history of Mt of Olives, and get to know the fascinating history of Old City of Jerusalem.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Jerusalem trip planner.

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam to Jerusalem is an approximately 18-hour flight. Traveling from Ho Chi Minh City to Jerusalem, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Ho Chi Minh City in May; daily highs in Jerusalem reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Ein Gedi.

Things to do in Jerusalem

Historic Sites Tours Museums

Side Trips

Tel Aviv, Bet Guvrin-Maresha National Park, Masada Fortress, Masada National Park
Find places to stay May 2 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem ©
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Masada National Park ©
Masada National Park

6
nights
Ein Gedi

Ein Gedi ©
Ein Gedi is known for spas, nature, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Dead Sea, admire nature's extreme beauty at Ein Gedi Botanical Garden, identify plant and animal life at Nachal Arugot Nature Reserve, and delve into the distant past at Herod's Western Palace.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Ein Gedi sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Jerusalem to Ein Gedi takes 1.5 hours. May in Ein Gedi sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. You'll set off for Beersheba on the 20th (Mon).

Things to do in Ein Gedi

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Dead Sea Region, Nachal Arugot Nature Reserve
Find places to stay May 14 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Dead Sea ©
Dead Sea
En Gedi Nature Reserve ©
En Gedi Nature Reserve
Ein Gedi Botanical Garden ©
Ein Gedi Botanical Garden

7
nights
Beersheba

Beersheba ©
Beersheba also spelled Beer-Sheva is the largest city in the Negev desert of southern Israel. Get out of town with these interesting Beersheba side-trips: Hazeva (Vidor Center & Vidor Center - A window to Arava agriculture), Fine Art & Doll Museum (in Arad) and Ein Bokek (Bokek River & Ein Bokek Beach). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Joe Alon Center - The Museum of Bedouin Culture, wander the wide-open spaces of Negev Camel Ranch, explore the activities along Zin River, and explore the engaging exhibits at Lunada - Children's Museum.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Beersheba using our trip planner.

Getting from Ein Gedi to Beersheba by car takes about 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Mitspe Ramon.

Things to do in Beersheba

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Hazeva, Dimona, Ein Bokek, Yeruham, From Holocaust to Revival Museum
Find places to stay May 20 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Fine Art & Doll Museum ©
Fine Art & Doll Museum
Ein Bokek Beach ©
Ein Bokek Beach

7
nights
Mitspe Ramon

Mitspe Ramon ©
Founded in 1951, the small desert town of Mitspe Ramon overlooks the Ramon Crater, a massive 40 km (24 mi) long dip in the Negev desert, created by erosion and notable for its interesting rock formations.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Mitspe Ramon: Carmey Avdat (in Sde Boker), Yeruham Park and Lake (in Yeruham) and Arava Vidor Center (in Ein Hatzeva). Spend the 1st (Sat) exploring nature at Ada Canion. There's still lots to do: explore the stunning scenery at Avdat National Park, take in the dramatic natural features at Ramon Crater, see Off-Road Tours, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Antelope Ranch in the Arava Valley.

For photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Mitspe Ramon trip website.

You can drive from Beersheba to Mitspe Ramon in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Mitspe Ramon are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. You'll set off for Eilat on the 3rd (Mon).

Things to do in Mitspe Ramon

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Sde Boker, Antelope Ranch in the Arava Valley, Derech Hashalom Ba'arava - the peace trail in Arava, Yeruham Park and Lake, Incense Route - Desert Cities in the Negev
Find places to stay May 27 — Jun 3:
Highlights from your plan
Ramon Crater ©
Ramon Crater
Avdat National Park ©
Avdat National Park
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

10
nights
Eilat

Eilat ©
At the northern extreme of the Red Sea sits Eilat, a resort town popular with domestic and international tourists.
Eilat is known for wildlife, zoos & aquariums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Timna Park, take in breathtaking views at Red Canyon, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Underwater Observatory Marine Park.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Eilat trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Mitspe Ramon to Eilat takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Mitspe Ramon in June, you will find days in Eilat are a bit warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel to Safed.

Things to do in Eilat

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
Find places to stay Jun 3 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Underwater Observatory Marine Park ©
Underwater Observatory Marine Park
Timna Park ©
Timna Park
Dolphin Reef ©
Dolphin Reef

6
nights
Safed

Safed ©
The birthplace of the Kabbalah movement, Safed boasts a mystical and spiritual heritage as one of the country's four holy cities.
Explore Safed's surroundings by going to Tiberias (Sea of Galilee, Hamat Tiberias National Park, &more), Bet She'an National Park (in Beit She'an) and Mount Tabor (in Kfar Tavor). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Mount of Beatitudes, take in the spiritual surroundings of Yardenit, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Arbel, and don't miss a visit to The Old City of Safed.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Safed journey maker tool.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Eilat to Safed takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Eilat in June, plan for colder days and slightly colder nights in Safed: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can go by car to Haifa.

Things to do in Safed

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tiberias, Capernaum, Galilee Region, Migdal, Church of the Primacy of Peter
Find places to stay Jun 13 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Sea of Galilee ©
Sea of Galilee
Mount of Beatitudes ©
Mount of Beatitudes
Hula Nature Reserve ©
Hula Nature Reserve

9
nights
Haifa

Haifa ©
A picturesque city in the north of the country, Haifa combines history and appearances to create an interesting and relaxing destination.
Get out of town with these interesting Haifa side-trips: Citadel of Acre (in Acre), Nazareth (The Church of the Annunciation, International Center Mary of Nazareth, &more) and Caesarea (Caesarea National Park, Caesarea Antiquity Museum, &more). On the 25th (Tue), spend a day ambling around Carmel National Park. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to The Baha'i Gardens, get to know the fascinating history of The German Colony, explore the striking landscape at The Grottos at Rosh HaNiqra, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bahai Gardens and Shrine.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Haifa trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Safed to Haifa by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. June in Haifa sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Haifa

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Acre, Nazareth, Caesarea, Zichron Yaakov, National Park Beit Alfa - Bet Alfa Synagogue National Park
Find places to stay Jun 19 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
The Baha'i Gardens ©
The Baha'i Gardens
The Church of the Annunciation ©
The Church of the Annunciation
Caesarea National Park ©
Caesarea National Park

Similar Plans

23 days in Israel BY A USER FROM BELGIUM August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 31 days in Israel BY A USER FROM ISRAEL March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced 11 days in Israel BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 8 days in Israel BY A USER FROM HUNGARY March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 14 days in Israel BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, teens, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 11 days in Israel BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 10 days in Israel BY A USER FROM SPAIN April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Israel BY A USER FROM CANADA February, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: February, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 14 days in Israel & Jordan BY A USER FROM INDIA April, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: April, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 10 days in Israel BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND March, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights Preferences: March, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Israel BY A USER FROM INDIA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 11 days in Israel BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium
See more plans