Tel Aviv, Israel Travel Guide Last Updated: Jan 2022

Tel Aviv continues to transform itself into a popular Mediterranean beach destination that draws in increasingly diverse crowds. From a price standpoint it’s very similar to most of southern Europe, so it’s not quite the bargain beach city that some people hope for.

Why Visit Tel Aviv

Tel Aviv Facts

Population 1,300,000
Area 3,300,000
Timezone UTC+2
Currency Israeli new shekel
Airports Ben Gurion International Airport (TLV)

Where to eat and drink in Tel Aviv

Budget breakfastYour hotel will likely include breakfast. If not you'll find plenty of budget options nearby.$6.45 - $10.75
Budget lunchFalafels, hummus, and other local favorites can be cheap and delicious lunches. $6.72 - $12.10
Budget dinnerAvoiding the touristy places is the key to eating well on a budget in Tel Aviv.$9.41 - $16.13
Beer (pint)Beer is now quite expensive in most Tel Aviv bars and restaurants.$7.53 - $10.75
Wine (glass)Some local wines are good values in Israel.$6.45 - $8.06
Coffee (cup)A cup of coffee in a sidewalk cafe will obviously cost more than a take-away cup.$2.69 - $3.76
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When to visit Tel Aviv

Temperature and rainfall

Month High F Low F Precip (inches)

Tel Aviv Weather advice

Sunrise and sunset

21 Mar5:44am5:53pm
21 Jun5:35am7:50pm
21 Sep5:28am5:39pm
21 Dec6:37am4:40pm

Where to stay in Tel Aviv

Tel Aviv Hotel Seasons

Tel Aviv Hotel Prices

Rating Price(USD)
starstarstarstarstar31.00 - 57.00
starstarstarstarstar70.00 - 122.00
starstarstarstarstar94.00 - 184.00
starstarstarstarstar111.00 - 328.00
starstarstarstarstar198.00 - 420.00
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Tel Aviv Hostel Prices

Type Price(USD)
Hostel Bed13.00 - 28.00

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