Israel is a small but diverse country rich in history and culture. It is located in the Middle East with a long coastline on the eastern Mediterranean Sea and a small window on the Red Sea at the Gulf of Eilat (Aqaba). Israel is bordered by Lebanon, Syria, Jordan and Egypt.
Entry to Israel: Philippine passport holders do not require visa to visit Israel. In addition, visas are issued on arrival (free of charge) to USA, UK, Canadian, Australian, New Zealand and Irish passport holders. Flights from Manila will pass by either: Manila-Thailand-Israel; Manila- Hong Kong- Israel; Manila-Turkey-Israel or Manila-Jordan-Israel.
When to go: The seasons of spring (April and May) and autumn (September and October) are the best time to visit Israel when temperatures are pleasantly mild throughout the country.
Where to go: Top destinations and cities that are popular include Tel Aviv, the commercial hub of Israel; Haifa, Israel’s third largest city; and Jerusalem, the capital of Israel. The lowest place on earth and another popular destination is the Dead Sea.
Pilgrimage to Israel: Not to be missed are the several religious sites of interest all throughout the region.
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