In 2018, Israel was visited by 381,000 independent and organized Russian tourists, writes the RIA news portal. Tour operators are satisfied with the amount, despite the fact that the tourist flow has decreased by 4% compared to 2017. According to the agency, Russia is one of the key countries for the Israeli tourist traffic, it occupies the second line. Most travelers arrived in Israel from the United States, the number of foreign tourists was 924 thousand people. The third line belongs to France, from where 346 thousand tourists arrived.