Jerusalem Itinerary 5 Days

This is a glimpse of what to see in 5 days in Jerusalem from Jerusalem itinerary 5 days created by our travel experts. These are the attractions one must visit while planning a 5 days trip to Jerusalem.

5 Days in Jerusalem - Perfect Vacation Guide

With its undying aura of serenity, the effortless fusion of old and new-world charm, the picturesque locales, the riot of colorful neighborhoods and the energetic crowds - Jerusalem is one mesmerizing destination. Choosing the must visit places in Jerusalem when you are running short on time can be quite a tough task!

Are 5 days enough for Jerusalem tour?

Wondering about what to see in 5 days in Jerusalem ? It can be a confusing task to decide where to go in Jerusalem. But, 5 days are perfect to cover each corner of Jerusalem. You can visit popular places in Jerusalem, get walking tour and have local food during your vacation.

How much money for 5 days in Jerusalem?

The budget cost of 5 days in Jerusalem is USD 415. You can further save on your stays by opting for hostels and homestay. Also try to travel by public transportation whenever possible.

What to pack for Jerusalem 5 days vacation?

  • Carry extra battery of camera. If you are a shutterbug, carry extra memory card; those 5 days in Jerusalem are going to be full of moments that you would want to click!
  • Keep a journal to record your favorite moments and scribble notes!
  • Since you will be having a heavy luggage to fit your belongings for 5 days, carry a small backpack that you can use while you go sightseeing!

What to see in Jerusalem in 5 days?

Old City, Western Wall, Yad Vashem, Church Of The Holy Sepulchre must be a part of your Jerusalem itinerary in 5 days! Also, you cannot afford to miss Israel Museum, Mount Of Olives, Gethsemane. Since 5 days is a comfortable time to explore the best of Jerusalem, you can add The Garden Tomb and Tower Of David Museum to your itinerary. If you are too tired running between different spots, you can take a day off from the sightseeing and relax in your room or at a nice cafe.

Jerusalem travel tips for first-timers

  • Book a food tour, nothing expresses the essence of Jerusalem like its food!
  • Take a weekend getaway, explore the nearby cities of Jerusalem.
  • List down the free days of the museums and try to visit them on those days to save on ticket fee.

Getting around Jerusalem in 5 days

You are going to be in the city for a considerable amount of time and hence it is recommended to get hang of the local transit system that will make getting around cheaper. Alternatively, you can hire a car or a bike and explore Jerusalem on your own, at your own pace.

Best places to eat, drink, and shop in Jerusalem

Eat, drink, shop repeat! You can enjoy an excellent retail therapy when in Jerusalem. On your 5-day trip, make sure you try out the best local delicacies as well as shop for some souvenirs to take back home.

Where to stay in Jerusalem for 5D4N vacation?

For a 5 day 4 nights vacation in Jerusalem, you can choose a vacation rental or a hotel that is conveniently located. You can score a good deal on BnB, since the stay is for a longer duration.

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