In order to visit Israel one must have a passport that is valid for at least six months from the date of arrival. Citizens of following countries do not need a pre-issued visa as they will be issued a tourist visa, free of charge, when entering Israel:
Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Denmark, Finland, Germany (Persons born after 1.1.28), Gibraltar, Great Britain, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, San Marino, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland
Asia & Oceania:
Australia, Fiji Islands, Japan, Hong Kong, New Zealand, The Philippines, South Korea
Central African Republic, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, South Africa, Swaziland
Argentina, Barbados, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Ecuador, Guatemala, Haiti, Jamaica, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay, St. Kitts & Nevis, Surinam, Trinidad & Tobago, The Bahamas, The Dominican Republic, Uruguay, U.S.A.
For more information regarding the need of a visa, please contact the Israeli consulate in your country.