Israel’s beaches are a wonder. Some are on the Mediterranean (head to the middle of Hilton Beach in Tel Aviv). Some are on lakes that are also called seas. We’ll show you the best ones, as well as the top places to go for Tel Aviv’s world-famous nightlife. And where to get the best street food. And how to make your
whole holiday in Israel unforgettably exquisite.
“Tel Aviv is one of the world’s most welcoming gay-friendly cities and it has the perfect combination of beaches, nightlife, ancient history and astounding food. Stand-out events include Tel Aviv Pride and The International LGBT Film Festival.”
“We know the best hotels in Tel Aviv and can arrange tours to incredible sights within reach of the city, including Petra, Jerusalem and The Dead Sea.”
Design your destination
Places to go…people to see. We have plenty of suggestions for your holiday to Israel. Let us know what you’d like to feature in your itinerary and we’ll make it happen.
Is Israel LGBT friendly?
Our luxury holidays are open to everyone and we are particularly proud to specialise in LGBTQ+ travel advice. Every hotel we've picked is LGBTQ+ friendly, ensuring Huben holidays are welcoming to all of our guests. Here’s the local lowdown around gay rights in Israel.
Is Tel Aviv gay friendly?
Tel Aviv is one of the most gay-friendly cities in the world. Homosexuality has been legal in Israel since 1988, LGBTQ+ residents can serve openly in the military and Tel Aviv Pride is always a big draw. There’s a thriving gay scene, great city beaches, stunning parks, modern art galleries and fabulous shopping, from markets and antiques to designer boutiques.
Tel Aviv Gay Pride: when is it?
Tel Aviv Pride usually takes place in June – and the party is big. Parades, shows, music, dancing and hedonistic beach parties, this is the time to let your hair down and show love for the LGBTQ+ community.
Gay nightlife in Tel Aviv
The gay nightlife in Tel Aviv is legendary. After days spent on the beach, shopping or visiting ancient historic sights, you can choose from cool street bars to all-night clubs where you can enjoy life to the max on the dancefloor.