Germany Embassy and Consulates in Israel
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of Germany may close on the following Israeli and German holidays in 2021/2022:
|Hanukkah||Saturday, December 11||1 week|
|Christmas Day||Saturday, December 25||3 weeks|
|St. Stephen's Day||Sunday, December 26||3 weeks, 1 day|
|New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||4 weeks|
|Three King's Day||Thursday, January 06||1 month|
|Fasching||Thursday, February 24||2 months, 3 weeks|
|Public Holiday||Wednesday, March 02||2 months, 4 weeks|
|International Women's Day||Tuesday, March 08||3 months|
|Purim||Thursday, March 10||3 months|
|Shushan Purim||Friday, March 11||3 months, 1 week|
|Pesach I||Saturday, April 09||4 months|
|Good Friday||Sunday, April 10||4 months, 1 week|
1. How many German Embassies/Consulates are there in Israel?
Germany currently maintains 3 diplomatic representative offices in Israel including Tel Aviv, Eilat and Haifa.
2 - Do Israeli citizens need a visa for Germany?
Citizens of Israel (holders of regular passports) can travel to Germany for 90 days without having to apply or obtain a German visa for short-term tourism.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of German embassies in Israel?
The German representative offices in Israel will be closed in observance of the following Israeli and German holidays in 2021/2021:
- Hanukkah (IL) Sat, Dec 11, 2021 (1 week)
Time in Germany vs Israel
Berlin, Germany time is 1:00 hours behind Jerusalem, Israel