9 days in Middle East Itinerary

9 days in Middle East Itinerary

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Bethlehem, Palestinian Territories
— 2 nights
Bus
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Jerusalem, Israel
— 3 nights
Drive
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Nazareth, Israel
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Tiberias, Israel
— 1 night

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Bethlehem, Palestinian Territories

— 2 nights
For many, Bethlehem needs no introduction.
On the 25th (Sun), stroll through Walk Palestine and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Mar Saba Monastery. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Aida Camp, take in the spiritual surroundings of The Church of St. Catherine, then don't miss a visit to Milk Grotto, then get some fabulous bargains at Blessings Gift Shop and The Olive Wood Factory, and finally contemplate the long history of Church of the Nativity.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Bethlehem online attractions planner.

Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to catch the bus to Jerusalem.

Things to do in Bethlehem

Historic Sites · Trails · Tours · Parks
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Jerusalem, Israel

— 3 nights

Holy City

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.
Step out of Jerusalem to go to Tel Aviv and see Neve Tzedek, which is approximately 1h 5 min away. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, take a stroll through Old City of Jerusalem, take an in-depth tour of Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center, and see Off-Road Tours.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Jerusalem trip planner.

You can take a bus from Bethlehem to Jerusalem in an hour. On the 30th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Nazareth.

Things to do in Jerusalem

Tours · Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Nazareth, Israel

— 2 nights

Arab Capital of Israel

Known worldwide as the hometown of Jesus Christ, Nazareth draws flocks of pilgrims who come to see the place where Christ grew up, and follow his footsteps along the Jesus Trail.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of The Church of the Annunciation. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape of Ramat HaNadiv and then learn about winemaking at Somek Estate Winery.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Nazareth travel planner.

You can drive from Jerusalem to Nazareth in 2 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Nazareth can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can go by car to Tiberias.

Things to do in Nazareth

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Wineries

Side Trip

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Tiberias, Israel

— 1 night
On the shores of Lake Kinneret, a vacation in Tiberias offers plenty of water sports and biblical walks.
On the 1st (Sun), take in the dramatic natural features at Arbel National Park, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Sea of Galilee, and then contemplate the long history of Tiberias. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Beatitude Monastery and then explore the ancient world of Magdala.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Tiberias route planner.

Traveling by car from Nazareth to Tiberias takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Tiberias are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C.

Things to do in Tiberias

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

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