Israel continues to be ranked in listings for top 2017 travel destinations.
Increase of about 4% in incoming tourism to Israel in 2016 over the previous year
Terminal 1 at Ben Gurion Airport is now closed until May 13, 2017 due to construction work on the terminal which is used mainly for low-cost and domestic flights.
Hasmonean-Period Stone Bowl Engraved with a Rare Hebrew Inscription – “Hyrcanus” –Discovered in the Jerusalem Walls National Park