France Embassy and Consulates in Israel
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of France may close on the following Israeli and French holidays in 2021/2022:
|Bastille Day||Wednesday, July 14||2 weeks, 5 days|
|Fast of Ninth of Av||Friday, July 30||1 month|
|Assumption Day||Sunday, August 15||1 month, 3 weeks|
|Rosh Hashanah||Sunday, September 19||2 months, 3 weeks|
|Rosh Hashanah||Monday, September 20||2 months, 3 weeks|
|Day of Atonement||Tuesday, September 28||3 months|
|Sukkot||Sunday, October 03||3 months, 1 week|
|Simchat Torah||Sunday, October 10||3 months, 2 weeks|
|All Saints' Day||Monday, November 01||4 months, 1 week|
|Armistice Day||Thursday, November 11||4 months, 2 weeks|
|Hanukkah||Saturday, December 11||5 months, 2 weeks|
|Christmas Day||Saturday, December 25||6 months|
1. How many French Embassies/Consulates are there in Israel?
France currently maintains 3 diplomatic representative offices in Israel including Tel Aviv, Haifa and Tel Aviv.
2 - Do Israeli citizens need a visa for France?
Citizens of Israel (holders of regular passports) can travel to France for 90 days without having to apply or obtain a French visa for short-term tourism.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of French embassies in Israel?
The French representative offices in Israel will be closed in observance of the following Israeli and French holidays in 2021/2021:
- Bastille Day (FR) Wed, Jul 14, 2021 (2 weeks, 5 days)
Time in France vs Israel
Paris, France time is 1:00 hours behind Jerusalem, Israel