When to Visit
Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Israel can be visited throughout the year. The most ideal time is in spring (March–May) and autumn (September–November). The climate is cooler and temperatures are mild in these months; making it a perfect time to explore the country.
Events and Entertainment
Most festivals in Israel have a religious theme, mostly Jewish. The brightest festival is Hanukah, the festival of lights. The Jewish New Year is also celebrated with much festivity and fanfare. Other important religious festivals include Purim, Pesach, marking the Jewish exodus from Egypt, led by Moses. This is a week-long festival celebrated with traditional Jewish food. The celebrations come to an end with a big... Read more