Travel Restrictions for Bethlehem

April 28, 2017 The U.S. Consulate General is restricting the use of the Rachel’s Tomb/300 checkpoint for personal travel between Jerusalem to Bethlehem for all U.S. citizen employees and their family members until Monday, May 1, 2017. This travel restriction also includes the areas surrounding the Jacir Palace and Paradise hotels. We encourage private U.S. ...
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Israel, the West Bank, and Gaza TRAVEL WARNING

1.   The Department of State warns U.S. citizens against all travel to the Gaza Strip and urges those present to depart.  The security situation remains complex in Israel and the West Bank and can change quickly depending on the political environment, recent events, and particular geographic location.  U.S. citizens should exercise caution and remain aware ...
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