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Israel Destinations

by backpackisrael

If you’re looking for detailed guides for Israel destinations, you’ve reached the right place. My travel destination guides aim to provide all the information you need to travel around Israel happily and efficiently. I update the guides regularly, so you can be assured that the information is as accurate as possible.

The travel guides include information about local transportation, things to see and do, places to stay, places to eat, annual festivals and events, and more.

Here are the guides I have made so far:

Destinations in Israel's center

Jerusalem Travel Guide

Jerusalem, the capital of Israel, is one of the most fascinating cities in the world. It offers a glimpse into ancient history and is the holiest place for many people worldwide, but also offers modern experiences and excellent food!

Tel Aviv Travel Guide

Tel Aviv offers a very different experience compared to Jerusalem. Dubbed "the City that Never Sleeps," Tel Aviv offers a lively nightlife scene, vibrant markets, and excellent cultural institutions. It also has a lovely beachfront!

Destinations in northern Israel

Haifa Travel Guide

Haifa is the third largest city in Israel, situated on the beautiful Carmel Mountain overlooking the Med Sea. Most people go there for the Bahai Gardens, but it's also an excellent place for food and museum lovers.

Safed Travel Guide

Safed is the mystical city of the Kabbalah, perched on the hills of the Upper Galilee. It has lovely alleyways and some fascinating historical sites, but it's only for those who have extra time.

Destinations in southern Israel

Dead Sea Travel Guide

The Dead Sea is one of the top attractions in Israel, and for a good reason! Other than the Dead Sea, you can also visit Masada, Ein Gedi, and other places while traveling through the wondrous Judean Desert.

Mitzpe Ramon Travel Guide

Mitzpe Ramon is a small and quiet town on the edge of the magnificent Ramon Crater. If you love natural places and hiking, this place is surely for you!

Eilat Travel Guide

Eilat is Israel's vacation town at the southernmost tip of the country. It offers lovely beaches and lots of shopping opportunities, but is also an excellent base for nature lovers who want to explore the wonders of the Israeli desert.

Top hiking trails in Israel

The Israel National Trail (INT)

The Israel National Trail is the country's longest hiking trail, spanning over 1,000 kilometers from the north to the south.

The Golan Trail

The Golan Trail crosses the Golan Heights from north to south. It passes by ancient settlements and offers fantastic views!

A note about travel insurance

Wherever you go, it’s always important to think about travel insurance. World Nomads offers coverage for more than 150 activities as well as emergency medical, lost luggage, trip cancellation, and more.

Disclaimer: I receive a fee when you get a quote from World Nomads using this link. I do not represent World Nomads. This is not a recommendation to buy travel insurance.

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