Israel is renowned throughout the world as “The Holy Land” and is one of the planet’s foremost religious, spiritual, and cultural centers. Excitement levels are high when preparing for a new destination. Well, it would be if not for the logistics and dreaded packing. As a westernized country with cosmopolitan Tel Aviv at its heart, trendy style is a must, though much of the country tends to dress more casually. With this type of cultural and religious diversity it can be hard to know what to pack for your visit. Worry not! We’ve put together a list, with some help from the Israel Ministry of Tourism Team, of the top things to bring on your next trip to Israel!
First and foremost, you must bring an electricity adapter! The Israel Tourism Commissioner for North America, Eyal Carlin, suggests to “always pack a US to European plug adapter. You realize that when your phone is about to die on the first day in Israel.” Below you’ll find more tips on whatever type of traveler you are!