Tourists from Russia love Israel
Their level of love, they raised by 67% in August, if you compare the indicators with 2016 year. This statistics was demonstrated by the Ministry of Tourism of Israel, praising the government for popularizing and promoting rest in the country among Russian tourists. In August, 2017, about 30,000 Russians visited Israel.
If you take the entire tourist flow from Russia from the beginning of the year, you get a figure of 250 thousand people, which is almost 50% more than in 2016.
The total number of tourists to Israel from around the world was about 300 thousand people.
Holiday in this country is not cheap, but many tourists are ready to pay money for the opportunity to visit this "biblical" country.