Pre strings 2017: advanced strings school 18-22.6.2017 Haifa, Israel.

General Information


The weather in June is warm. Daytime temperatures are usually above 25 C, while the evenings are relatively cool.

Remember to bring a light outer garment for the evenings, and also sunscreen and hats.

Rate of Exchange

The rate of exchange varies between $ = 3.7 to 3.9 NIS; Euro = 4.0 to 4.2 NIS; British Pound = 4.7 to 5.0 NIS.

There are ATM’s at the airport, and also one on Technion campus. There are, of course, ATM’s in the various shopping areas of Haifa.


For information about what Haifa has to offer in the way of tourism, please see the Haifa Tourist Center.

Directions to the Technion

Get directions to the Technion, or If you’re driving to our campus, use the box below to get directions via Google Maps