Some nationalities are required to apply for a B/2 (visitor) visa to Israel prior to arrival.

To see if you require applying for a visa before arriving, click here.

For general visa requirements and procedures, click here.

If you require an invitation letter, please contact Dr Ofir Katz at


For more information about travelling to the Dead Sea from the airport, please consult this file.


The Dead Sea hotels area is located some 15 mins drive south of the venue, offering a large variety of hotels. We will arrange a dedicated shuttle from the hotels area to take you to the venue and back (times and pick-up locations will be announced with the programme). Other accommodations are available in the area, but we will not be able to provide shuttle services.

For more information about accommodation, click here.