18 days in Jordan & Israel Itinerary

18 days in Jordan & Israel Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Aqaba, Jordan
— 2 nights
2
Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
— 2 nights
3
Wadi Rum, Jordan
— 1 night
4
Jerusalem, Israel
— 4 nights
5
Tiberias, Israel
— 2 nights
6
Tel Aviv, Israel
— 3 nights


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2
nights
Aqaba, Jordan

Jordan's only coastal and port city, Aqaba offers a wide range of water-related activities offshore to accompany its mix of historic buildings back on land.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): get outside with Berenice Beach Club and then get outside with Outdoor Activities. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the galleries of Arts of Sham Countries Art Gallery, admire nature's extreme beauty at Wadi Araba Desert, and then enjoy the sand and surf at South Beach.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Aqaba journey planning website.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Aqaba is an approximately 24-hour flight. Traveling from Rio de Janeiro to Aqaba, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Rio de Janeiro in September; daily highs in Aqaba reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to drive to Petra - Wadi Musa.

Things to do in Aqaba

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Wadi Araba Desert ©
Wadi Araba Desert
Berenice Beach Club ©
Berenice Beach Club

2
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Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan

Petra - Wadi Musa ©
Visitors flock to Wadi Musa to witness the rose colored rock-carved temples and tombs of Petra, the famous ancient city and World Heritage Site.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Petra. On the 6th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Al-Beidha - Little Petra, delve into the distant past at Montreal Crusader Castle, thensteep yourself in history at The Urn Tomb, thencontemplate the long history of Silk Tomb, and finally appreciate the history behind Djinn Blocks.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Petra - Wadi Musa holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Aqaba to Petra - Wadi Musa takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Wadi Rum.

Things to do in Petra - Wadi Musa

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Montreal Crusader Castle
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Petra ©
Petra
Al-Beidha - Little Petra ©
Al-Beidha - Little Petra
Montreal Crusader Castle ©
Montreal Crusader Castle

1
night
Wadi Rum, Jordan

Wadi Rum
Tourism in Wadi Rum revolves around UNESCO-protected desert scenery and spectacular limestone rock formations following a dry river bed, which in World War I served as the headquarters of a British-inspired Arab revolt against the Ottomans.
Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Wadi Rum using our trip planner.

Traveling by car from Petra - Wadi Musa to Wadi Rum takes 2 hours. On the 7th (Mon), you're off to Jerusalem.

Things to do in Wadi Rum

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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4
nights
Jerusalem, Israel

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: examine the collection at The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, make a trip to The Western Wall Tunnels, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Jerusalem day trip planning app.

Do a combination of taxi, ferry, and flight from Wadi Rum to Jerusalem in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus; or fly. In September, daily temperatures in Jerusalem can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can catch the bus to Tiberias.

Things to do in Jerusalem

Historic Sites Tours Museums
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The Israel Museum, Jerusalem ©
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Mt of Olives ©
Mt of Olives

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Tiberias, Israel

Tiberias ©
On the shores of Lake Kinneret, a vacation in Tiberias offers plenty of water sports and biblical walks.
On the 12th (Sat), take in the dramatic natural features at Tabgha, explore the ancient world of Magdala, steep yourself in history at Tiberias, thenstroll through Sea of Galilee, and finally steep yourself in history at The Great Mosque. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Franciscan Wedding Church, admire the striking features of The Church of the Annunciation, thencontemplate the long history of Cana, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Arbel National Park, and finally get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Tiberias trip itinerary planner.

You can take a bus from Jerusalem to Tiberias in 3 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Tiberias can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) to allow time to take a bus to Tel Aviv.

Things to do in Tiberias

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Nazareth, Franciscan Wedding Church, Magdala
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Sea of Galilee ©
Sea of Galilee
The Church of the Annunciation ©
The Church of the Annunciation
Tabgha ©
Tabgha

3
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Tel Aviv, Israel

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.
Change things up with a short trip to Caesarea National Park in Caesarea (about 40 minutes away). The adventure continues: wander the streets of Jaffa Old City, see the interesting displays at Palmach Museum, visit Neve Tzedek, and explore the world behind art at Tel Aviv Museum of Art.

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Tel Aviv trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by bus from Tiberias to Tel Aviv takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tel Aviv

Museums Tours Parks

Side Trip

Caesarea National Park
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Jaffa Old City ©
Jaffa Old City
Walking tours
Neve Tzedek ©
Neve Tzedek

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