Africa & the Middle East Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Africa & the Middle East activity »
  1. 1 Oman...ideas for active travel?
  2. 2 Rental Car Rabat Airport
  3. 3 experiences with African travel Resource
  4. 4 Tanzania - first trip - many questions.
  5. 5 name issue
  6. 6 14-16 day visit to South Africa
  7. 7 3 days in Jo'Burg
  8. 8 Madagascar suggestions
  9. 9 Travelling to Atlas mountains
  10. 10 Trip Report 3-part Zimbabwe: Join Wild Dog Researcher, Walk Mana Pools, Canoe Zambezi
  11. 11 First time in Southafrica - Suggested itinerary
  12. 12 Trip Report Seven day solo trip to Morocco
  13. 13 East Africa Travel Visa - Starting in Kenya
  14. 14 4 weeks in South Africa ideas
  15. 15 only private conservancies or can i add in a national park
  16. 16 Single traveler
  17. 17 Should I visit Vamizi Island again?
  18. 18 Liquids Restrictions - South Africa to Zimbabwe
  19. 19 Morocco & Spain with Kidos!
  20. 20 What company for gorilla trekking?
  21. 21 Trip Report My Magical Southern African Photography Safari: A Trip Report
  22. 22 morocco help please
  23. 23 3 adults in Dubai need a good hotel to share with privacy!
  24. 24 Botswana - Oct vs June
  25. 25 Zambia + Namibia trip -completely unrealistic?
View next 25 » Back to the top

Revised Itinerary for Israel--Input Needed

Jump to last reply

Since we are flying into Israel on a Friday evening, we decided to taxi from the airport to Jerusalem and start our trip there. Here is a tentative plan:

Friday/Sat Evenings - Jerusalem (possibly Sunday as well)

From that point, we are looking at staying in Safed, Akko, Haifa or Nazareth to visit Galilee sites.. Probably splitting the nights between one or two and then heading to Tel Aviv area for 1 evening. Driving from Tel Aviv to cross the border to Aquaba into Jordan.

My husband would like to stay on the water at some point (it will be hot being September). would you suggest Haifa or Akko as the better waterfront area. Also, we heard Nazareth is a "happening" city for dining/nightlife and we would like to see the biblical sites. Is it worth a stay or would we be happier with Safed or Rosh Pina as a base. And should we stay in Tel Aviv or is there something south that would be of interest?

Thanks again for your help....if you have a favorite restaurant or hotel in any of these areas, we would also like that input.

4 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.