Plan your trip to Israel

Your adventure begins when you book a cheap flight from Canada to Israel with Air Transat! Save on airfare by searching the best prices on flights.

Flights to Israel are easy to book with Air Transat. Before planning a trip, be sure to check the schedule below, as some routes may be seasonal.

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Israel: where ancient history meets modern innovation

One of the oldest and holiest places in the world, Israel is sacred to a number of religions, including Judaism, Christianity and Islam. Its tourist hub, Tel Aviv, boasts some of the most exciting seaside resorts in the Mediterranean and excellent museums like Beit Hatfutsot and the Tel Aviv Museum of Art. It’s also home of the Maccabi Tel Aviv, the Israeli football club with the most championships.

Tel Aviv

Tel Aviv’s action-packed beaches, varied gastronomy and nearby pilgrimage sites make it a must-visit destination for sun seekers, foodies and history lovers alike. Continue reading for tips on what to do in Tel Aviv!

Boardwalk

The Tel Aviv Promenade runs along the city’s beaches, from the Tel Aviv port and Yarkon Park area to the marina. Great for biking, bar hopping and watching the sun set over the Mediterranean!

Carmel Market

Located just a stone’s throw away from the charming Neve Tzedek neighbourhood, Carmel Market is one of Tel Aviv’s trendiest places to shop, sip an espresso and taste local delicacies.

Jerusalem

Just an hour away from Tel Aviv is Jerusalem, where 3,000 years of religious and ancient history unfold at revered pilgrimage sites like the Temple Mount and the Western Wall.

The Negev

For an experience that takes you off the beaten path, spend a day in the Negev desert of southern Israel. You’ll get to discover sand dunes, canyons, caves and craters, as well as Roman ruins and Bedouin villages.

Israel must-see destinations

Discount airfare to Israel from Air Transat helps travellers make the most of every trip. Explore the destination below and find out everything you need to know before planning your dream holiday.

Tel Aviv

Tel Aviv

Tel Aviv, the City that Never Stops

Tel Aviv, or Tel Aviv-Yafo, is Israel’s tourist hub and a vibrant seaside resort on the Mediterranean coast. Visitors flock to this metropolis for its golden beaches, historic and cultural heritage, food and nightlife scene, and laid-back lifestyle.

More about Tel Aviv

Airport in Israel serviced by Air Transat

Currency

The Israeli shekel (ILS) is the currency of Israel. US dollars are also accepted.

Official language

Israel’s official languages are Hebrew and Arabic, but English is widely spoken.

Entry/exit requirements

For more information about passport and visa requirements, visit the Government of Canada travel website.

Vaccination

Visit the Public Health Agency of Canada website or ask your health professional about vaccination requirements.

Weather in Israel can vary throughout the year. The chart below indicates monthly average temperatures and rainfall so travellers can plan the perfect vacation at the right time and pack accordingly.

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