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Israel is a modern, developed country, and you can purchase virtually anything you need during your stay, including clothing, cosmetics, and hygiene products.

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What To Pack

What to Bring

Israel is a modern, developed country, and you can purchase virtually anything you need during your stay, including clothing, cosmetics, and hygiene products.

If you are visiting Israel during the summer you will need lightweight clothing - short-sleeved and sleeveless shirts, shorts, sandals, beach shoes and a bathing suit.  It’s also a good idea to pack a sweater or jacket, since nights in the mountains and the desert can be cool. 

If you are visiting Israel in the winter, you will need warm clothing, a coat (preferably a raincoat as well), good shoes, an umbrella, gloves, a scarf and other warm clothing.  Weather in Israel is not cold as it is in Europe, but days can be rainy and cold. 

It’s a good idea to bring a small bag for day trips.  If you are traveling to Eilat or the Dead Sea, it’s a good idea to bring a bathing suit, since it is warm enough to swim there even in the winter.

Sunscreen, a sun hat, and sunglasses are essential items throughout the year.

If you are planning on hiking, you will need good shoes and a lot of water, either in a canteen or in several bottles. You will need a sleeping bag, tent, and camping equipment only if you are planning on sleeping outdoors.  Most youth hostels supply sheets and blankets. 

 

 

Sites & Attractions

 
Memorial to armored corps in the British Mandate's Latrun police station. Museum, memor...
Audiovisual presentation and permanent exhibit of day to day life in 701 BCE Jerusalem ...
The winery was established in 2005 and it produces approximately 6000 – 7000 bottles an...
A diving school in a villa near the shore which organizes diving trips to Eilat and Sin...
A world of entertainment and leisure awaits along the breathtaking shoreline, including...
"Khan el-Umdan" was built on the foundations of a crusader monastery. It has ...
 

Accommodations

 
​Originality and simplicity were the impetus for the concept of SHIZEN the lifestyle sp...
​A new boutique hotel in the Haifa in the Hadar neighborhood in a Historic Bauhaus buil...
​Carmel Forest and Spa is the only health and spa resort in Israel, inviting you to tak...
​Country-style hotel. Wooden huts with jaccuzzi, kitchenette.60 rooms including: AC, te...
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