On four high-summer Saturday nights (usually throughout August), the streets of Old Jaffa are closed to traffic and become the scene of Israel’s...
Israel Public Holidays
Below are listed Public Holidays for the January 2013-December 2014 period.
Only the first and last days of Pesach and Sukkot are national holidays, but there may be some disruption on intermediate dates. The festival of Hanukkah is a holiday period, but it is not a national holiday - businesses remain open. Jewish festivals always commence on the evenings before the dates given below.