Day 1: Arrival to Ben Gurion airport. Meeting and assistance. Drive to Beersheba, the capital of the Negev. If arrival is early and time permits: pass the Ben Gurion University and continue through the Negev Desert to Kibbutz Sde Boker. Here see the home and tomb of Israel's first prime minister David Ben Gurion. On to the ancient Nabatean city of Avdat and then to Mizpe Ramon to visit the multi-colored canyons of the Ramon crater and the Visitors Center. Through the desert journey south to the resort town of Eilat on the shores of the Red Sea. Accommodation in the hotel. Overnight stay in Eilat.
Day 2 At leisure, or enjoy the following optional activities: Opportunity to swim with dolphins, jeep trek into the desert, cruise the Red Sea or try your hand at many of the water sport activities available. Maybe take a day trip to Petra in Jordan or to Sinai to see the Monastery of St. Catherine. Overnight in Eilat.
Day 3 Visit the famous Underwater Observatory and Marine museum, see the border point with Egypt at Taba and then drive through Eilat for a short city tour. Pass the Arava border point with Jordan to the Timna National Park. Visit Solomon's Pillars and the ancient copper mines. Drive along the Arava valley and past the shores of the Dead Sea to Jerusalem and Tel Aviv