Israel Ministry of Tourism launches new iSrael iPhone and iPad application; features photo and video upload capabilities

The Israel Ministry of Tourism announced today the release of the new iSrael iPhone and iPad application, which provides travellers with detailed information on sites, tours, accommodation and events in Israel.

The free iSrael application will feature up-to-date information about travel to Israel, including mapped directions to heritage sites, nature reserves, leisure activities, archeological sites and museums. Users of the application may also build customized tours of Israel complete with photographs and multimedia. 

The application will be regularly updated by the Israel Ministry of Tourism, and users can also instantly upload their own photographs and comments to Israel tourism social media forums, including Facebook ( and Twitter (

To download the iSrael application in English or Hebrew, type "Israel tourism" in the Apps search bar on an iPhone or iPad, or visit

For more information on travel to Israel, visit