United States Embassy and Consulates in Israel
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of United States may close on the following Israeli and U.S. holidays in 2021/2022:
|Hanukkah||Saturday, December 11||4 days, 18 hours|
|Christmas Eve||Friday, December 24||2 weeks, 3 days|
|Christmas Day||Saturday, December 25||2 weeks, 4 days|
|New Year's Eve||Friday, December 31||3 weeks, 3 days|
|New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||3 weeks, 4 days|
|Martin Luther King Jr. Day||Thursday, January 20||1 month, 2 weeks|
|President's Day||Thursday, February 17||2 months, 1 week|
|Public Holiday||Wednesday, March 02||2 months, 3 weeks|
|Purim||Thursday, March 10||3 months|
|Shushan Purim||Friday, March 11||3 months|
|Pesach I||Saturday, April 09||4 months|
|Pesach VII||Friday, April 15||4 months, 1 week|
1. How many U.S. Embassies/Consulates are there in Israel?
United States currently maintains 1 diplomatic representative office in Israel including and Tel Aviv.
2 - Do Israeli citizens need a visa for United States?
Israeli citizens are required to obtain a valid visa in order to be allowed entry into United States. Kindly contact the nearest embassies or consulates of United States in Israel for further instructions.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of U.S. embassies in Israel?
The U.S. representative offices in Israel will be closed in observance of the following Israeli and U.S. holidays in 2021/2021:
- Hanukkah (IL) Sat, Dec 11, 2021 (4 days, 23 hours)
Time in United States vs Israel
Washington D.C., United States time is 9:00 hours behind Jerusalem, Israel