Tel aviv (Israel)

Tel Aviv is Israel's second largest city after Jerusalem and it is located in the central parts of the Mediterranean coast. The city is famous for the old natural harbor of Jaffa, which is located within the current city. The city is also increasingly popular as a beach resort. The city also has a few good museums, a beautiful university, major shopping centers and the large open-air market of the historic Old Town. You will also find four large theme parks in the area.

Population: 414,600
Beach : Yes
Mountain : No
Popular destination: No
Official languages: Arabic, Hebrew
Emergency numbers: 100 (poliisi), 101 (ambulanssi), 102 (palokunta)
Currency: Israeli new shekel (ILS)
Electric plugs: C, H, M
Voltage: 230 V
Tipping in a restaurant: Many restaurants do not include service charges. In this case you are expected to tip 10-15%.
Time in destination: Jan 18, 2021, 9:57:30 AM

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Monthly Weather Conditions

The best times to visit Tel Aviv are March through April and September through November. Spring and fall mark this city's ""sweet"" tourism spots, boasting pleasant temperatures and affordable prices.

Month Average Temperature °F High Temperature °F Low Temperature °F Rainy Days Rating
January 54.0 64.0 44.1 10
February 55.0 65.8 44.4 8
March 58.6 69.8 47.3 6
April 64.0 76.3 51.8 2
May 68.5 80.4 56.7 0
June 73.8 84.6 62.8 0
July 77.2 87.1 67.3 0
August 78.1 88.0 68.0 0
September 75.6 86.2 64.9 0
October 70.5 82.2 59.0 2
November 63.7 75.4 52.0 5
December 56.8 67.1 46.8 9

More information: Tel aviv forecast and weather conditions monthly

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Price Level

Compared to prices worldwide, Tel aviv is an expensive destination.

On a tight budget, the daily budget is approximately $120.96, which includes hostel accommodation, budget meals and public transportation.

On a moderate budget, the daily budget is approximately $300.57, which includes a moderately priced hotel, meals at moderate priced restaurants and transportation costs.

Estimated prices:

  • Hotel (2 stars): $76.50
  • Hotel (3 stars): $125.99
  • Hotel (4 stars): $183.37
  • Hotel (5 stars): $269.99
  • Taxi ride (3 miles): $11.49
  • Taxi ride (6 miles): $15.31
  • Beer in a restaurant (16 ounces): $9.21
  • Meal, McDonalds: $15.35
  • Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant: $18.43

More information: Tel aviv price level

Destination Map

Destination map in full scale: Tel aviv destination map


Tel aviv has been classified as quite dangerous with security classification 2/5.

Safety index values (higher is better):

  • General: 74.0 (better than United states average 47.9)
  • Walking alone during daytime hours: 87.1 (better than United states average 69.5)
  • Walking alone at night: 75.2 (better than United states average 41.7)

More information: Tel aviv safety

Car Rental

Things which affect the renting of the car:

  • Direction of traffic: In many countries in Asia the traffic is left-handed. In countries like China, Vietnam, the Philippines and Laos the traffic is right-handed.
  • Age restrictions: The minimum age for renting a car is usually 18 - 25 years. Drivers under 25 years of age and over 65 years of age are charged an extra fee or get rental terms and conditions, which include to take an additional insurance for damage / collision.
  • Driving abroad: Without special contracts a rental car can almost invariably only be driven inside of the country in which it is rented.
  • Driver’s license and documents: An international driving license, passport and credit card are mostly required to rent are car. The exception is China, where only a Chinese driving license is valid, so for driving in China it is either a Belgium or a Hong Kong driving license required, which can be translated to Chinese.

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