13 days in Israel Itinerary

13 days in Israel Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Dunedin
Fly:  33 h
1
Tel Aviv
— 5 nights
Fly:  1 h
2
Eilat
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
3
Arad
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  33 h
End: Dunedin

5
nights
Tel Aviv

Tel Aviv ©
Called the "White City" thanks to the color of its World Heritage-listed architectural landmarks, Tel Aviv serves as Israel's modern and cosmopolitan second city.
Shop till you drop at Sarona Market and Adina Plastelina. Discover out-of-the-way places like En Gedi Nature Reserve and Ein Bokek Beach. Explore Tel Aviv's surroundings by going to Mary's Spring (in Ein Kerem), Bahai Gardens and Shrine (in Acre) and International Center Mary of Nazareth (in Nazareth). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at The Yitzhak Rabin Center, take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of All Nations (Basilica of the Agony), get engrossed in the history at Independence Hall Museum in the Shalom Mayer Tower, and take a stroll through Ben Yehuda Street.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Tel Aviv road trip planning site.

Dunedin, New Zealand to Tel Aviv is an approximately 33- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 10 hours traveling from Dunedin to Tel Aviv. September in Tel Aviv sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly to Eilat.

Things to do in Tel Aviv

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Jerusalem, Ein Bokek Beach, En Gedi Nature Reserve, Mary's Spring, Bahai Gardens and Shrine
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The Yitzhak Rabin Center ©
The Yitzhak Rabin Center
International Center Mary of Nazareth ©
International Center Mary of Nazareth
Ein Bokek Beach ©
Ein Bokek Beach

3
nights
Eilat

Eilat ©
At the northern extreme of the Red Sea sits Eilat, a resort town popular with domestic and international tourists.
Explore hidden gems such as Nature & Wildlife Tours and Mosh Beach. Get in touch with nature at Princess Beach and Migdalor Beach. And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Botanical Garden Of Eilat, make a trip to Red Sea Bird Watch, get your game on at Darkness - Israel's Biggest Haunted House, and ponder the design of Musical Fountain.

To find maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Eilat trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Tel Aviv to Eilat takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Tel Aviv in September, expect nights in Eilat to be about the same, around 30°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 44°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Arad.

Things to do in Eilat

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Princess Beach ©
Princess Beach
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Botanical Garden Of Eilat ©
Botanical Garden Of Eilat

2
nights
Arad

Arad ©
Arad is a city in the Southern District of Israel. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Fine Art & Doll Museum, then get outside with Route 90, and then explore the galleries of The Masada Museum.

For maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Arad online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Eilat to Arad takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Arad

Museums Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Route 90, The Masada Museum
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Fine Art & Doll Museum ©
Fine Art & Doll Museum
The Masada Museum ©
The Masada Museum
Route 90 ©
Route 90

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