Fly To Israel
Israel is a nation located in western Asia on the south eastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea. It is a historical city rich in culture and has diverse geographical features. Israel is a Jewish and Democratic State.
The time to visit this country which is referred to as the holy land and the site of most biblical attractions is now. Book cheap flights to Ben Gurion International Airport, with Travelstart. Search and compare cheap flights and airlines on the booking engine above.
Requirements for Entry
- A National Passport with a minimum period validity of 6 months beyond the intended period of stay is needed at the time of travel.
- A Nigeria Tourist Visa is necessary and can be obtained at Isreali Visa application centre located in Lagos (Victoria Island) and Abuja (Asokoro)
Ben Gurion International Airport (TLV)
Ben Gurion Airport has a direct rail link to Tel Aviv from the new Terminal 3, from where services run to destinations across Israel. Buses service, shuttle bus service and hotel shuttle bus service are all available for ground transport at the airport.
However Taxis are the fastest means of transfer to the city and located near the arrivals halls of terminal 2 and 3. Limousine services are also available for transfer to the city in style
The major attraction of Israel is religious tourism. A few of the top biblical attractions are:
The Church of Navity: the Church of Nativity is in Bethlehem at the site where Jesus Christ was born. The birth exact place of Christ is at the centre of the church and a big star is place at the spot. It is a Christian holy site and visitors from around the world kiss the spot where Christ was born.
The Last Supper Room: The Last super room erected on top of King David’s tomb close to mount Zion in Jerusalem commemorate the last super Jesus had with his disciples. It built over the original site of the last super.
Mount Tabor: Transfiguration of Jesus Christ as recorded by Mathew 17:1-9 happened on this mountain. It is about 500 meters high and close to Jezeel Valley. Church of Transfiguration, Church of Melchizedek and Church of St. Elius are among the churches built on this Mountain.
Mount Nebo: Nebo is the mountain from which Moses saw the Promised Land. Though his grave is known to non, it is speculated that it located on this Mountain.
Other attractions include the Mount Olive, Caesarea, Mary's Well and Jaffa Gate.
Things to Do
Visit Nazareth the small town where Jesus spent most of his childhood. While in Nazareth stopover at the Nazareth market and shop for beautiful item to take home as souvenir.
Visit the Church of the Loaves and Fishes on the north-western shores of the Sea of Galilee was built to preserve the traditional stone where the miracle of the five loaves and two fishes took place. Visitors to this site take home small pieces of stone they believe will bring financial break through.
Hotels and Accommodation
Whether you are choosing based on star rating or price you will surely find a wonderful accommodation for your stay in Israel. To get easy access to all the information you need for a perfect choice. Find hotels.com
Several Car Rental Companies offer car rental services Israel. There are also many car rental locations in the country. Some of the car rental companies offering their services in Israel are: Tamir car rental Israel, Sixt , arguscarhire, Eldan car rental, Hertz and Europcar.
Best Time to Visit
The seasons of spring between April and May and autumn, September and October, are the best time to visit Israel when temperatures are pleasantly mild.