Passport, Visa & Entry Requirements

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U.S. citizens traveling to Israel must have a passport which should be valid for at least 90 days after your return trip.  Friendly Planet Travel strongly recommends having at least six months validity on your passport following your return date for ANY international trip.  Israel grants tourist visa's upon arrival for U.S. citizens. you should have at least 2 free pages in the Visas section of your passport for any country you will be visiting.

Passengers who hold dual citizenship (U.S. and Israel) are required to enter and exit Israel using an Israeli passport. Please remember to take both passports with you when visiting Israel.

More information about passports & visas.

If you do not hold a U.S. passport, please see the entry requirements.

General Requirements & Guidelines

Expedited Visa Service

Need to obtain your own visas? Though it is possible to obtain a visa directly from an embassy or consulate, we generally recommend using a fee-based visa service, such as our preferred provider, VisaHQ. Here's why:

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