The latest survey carried out by business intelligence company Euromonitor International saw a 38% growth in tourism to Jerusalem in 2019, making Jerusalem the world’s fasted growing tourist destination. In 2018, around 3.93 million tourists visited the Holy City. In 2019, this number is expected to reach around 4.8 million. Tel Aviv is expected to reach 3 million visitors in 2019, up from 2.8 million in 2017.
Jerusalem is an amazing travel destination with an abundance of things to do for visitors. Join a day tour and explore the old city and the Jewish, Christian, Muslim and Armenian quarters. See the Church of the Holy Sepulchre and the Western Wall. Sample hummus and other treats in the Machane Yehuda market. Stay in one of Jerusalem’s boutique hotels or best value hotels. Dine at one of Jerusalem’s best restaurants. Only have one or two days in Jerusalem? See the perfect itinerary for your stay. And don’t forget your camera because Jerusalem has many Instagrammable photo opportunities.