Israel is present at the southeastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea and the northern shore of the Gulf of Aqaba in the Red Sea. This Central Asian country has shared borders with Lebanon, Syria, Jordan, and Palestinian.
It is geographically diverse country that provides countless professional opportunities to both men and women.
Since the independence, Israel has fought several wars with Arab states. In order to maintain its regulations, Israel has extended its laws to the Golan Heights and East Jerusalem, but this is not the same in case of the West Bank.
The women of this country have always retained their feminine looks and attraction. Here we have compiled the list of top 10 most beautiful Israeli women.
10. Natalie Portman
Natalie Portman (born Neta-Lee Hershlag; June 9, 1981) is a popular Hollywood actress. She is Israeli-born American female.
Portman began her acting career from the 1994 action thriller Léon: The Professional, opposite Jean Reno, but her mainstream success was the Star Wars prequel trilogy (released in 1999, 2002 and 2005).
In 1999, she started studying psychology at Harvard University while kept on working in movies. During 2003, she completed her bachelor’s.
In 2001, Natalie inaugurated in New York City’s Public Theater production of Anton Chekhov’s The Seagull. Throughout her career, she received many awards including a Golden Globe Award, and several nominations.
Some of her finest films are V for Vendetta (2006), Goya’s Ghosts (2006), The Other Boleyn Girl (2008), Thor (2011), Thor: The Dark World (2013), and many more.
She was born in Jerusalem, and is the only child of Shelley (nee Stevens) and Avner Hershlag.
She lived in Washington, D.C. with her family before moving to Jericho, New York in 1990.
Natalie attended Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School in Rockville, Maryland.
She took graduate courses at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in 2004, and worked as a guest lecturer at a Columbia University.
Portman was of 4 when she began dancing lessons, and used to perform in local troupes.
In 2004, she appeared in independent movies named Garden State, and Closer. She has worked as a host of Saturday Night Live in 2006.
When filming the song “Carmensita”, Portman began relationship with singer Devendra Banhart, which lasted by 2008. Then she dated Benjamin Millepied in 2009.
The couple announced their engagement after Natalie said that she is pregnant, back in 2010. She gave birth to their son Aleph Portman-Millepied June 2011.
On August 4, 2012, Portman and Millepied married in California.
9. Gal Gadot
Gal Gadot (born 30 April 1985) is a stunning and gorgeous actress and fashion model of Israel. She is the winner of the Miss Israel title 2004, and represented her country at the 2004 Miss Universe beauty pageant.
Gadot is widely popular for her role as Gisele in The Fast and the Furious film series. In 2013, she was cast in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.
Gal was born and raised in Rosh HaAyin, Israel. She is daughter Jewish parents.
Of her role in the Fast & Furious films, she has viewed that strong women hardly get some great roles.
Gadot married her boyfriend, Israeli businessman Yaron Varsano, while she was busy in the shooting of Fast & Furious, on September 28, 2008. The couple owned a hotel in the Neve Tzedek district of Tel Aviv, which was sold in 2015 to Roman Abramovich.
Since 2008, Gadot has been working as a model of Castro. She has been the cover girl of Cosmopolitan, Bride Magazine, and FHM.
At the age of 19, Gal Gadot modeled for several big brands. In 2015, she was selected as the face of Gucci’s Bamboo perfume brand.
Some of her top movies are Knight and Day, Date Night, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Justice League, Wonder Woman, Triple Nine, Criminal, and Keeping Up with the Joneses.
8. Alona Tal
Alona Tal (born October 20, 1983) is an American-Israeli singer and actress.
She was born in Herzliya, Israel. She is Jewish and has said that she is a “spiritual person”.
She began her acting career immediately after leaving the Israel Defense Forces, with a musical video tape.
Following that, she appeared in several commercials. She also got a big role in an Israeli movie Lihiyot Kochav (To Be A Star), followed by offers of television shows and she accepted all.
Her first TV program was Tzimerim, and second was HaPijamot (The Pyjamas).
A few years after, Alona moved to New York City where she met singer Wyclef Jean and recorded a song with him.
She landed an amazing role on Veronica Mars. She played Jo Harvelle on the 2nd, 5th, and 7th seasons of Supernatural.
In 2010, she voiced Catherine-B320 (also known as Kat) in the video game Halo: Reach. During 2013, Alona Tal was starred in Cult. She has also played Sonya in 7th season of Burn Notice.
Tal married actor Marcos Ferraez on June 5, 2007.
7. Esti Ginzburg
Esti Ginzburg (born 6 March 1990) is a gorgeous and magnificent model of Israel. She has been a part of international brands including Tommy Hilfiger, Burberry, FCUK, Pull and Bear, and Castro.
Ginzburg featured in the 2009, 2010, and 2011 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.
Esther (Esti) Ginzburg was born in Tel Aviv, Israel, to Arik Ginzburg. She is a Jewish, who began her compulsory military service in July 2009.
This adorable girl began modeling at her 8, and by 14 she was signed by a modeling agency Elite Models.
In 2006, she signed a two-year deal with Israeli firm Fox, and worked as the cover girl of Elle.
Ginzburg made her acting debut in the 2010 Joel Schumacher film Twelve. In 2013, she appeared in an American movie, Movie 43.
Currently, she is working as the co-host of the Israeli reality singing competition show, HaKokhav HaBa.
Since 2009, Esti has been involved in charity projects related to cancer treatment. She is often spotted in Israeli hospitals, and has organized charity events in collaboration with the Hayim Association.
In 2012, Ginzburg married the real estate investor Adi Keizman. She told in an interview that she is fond of baking, reading books, and watching movies.
6. Odeya Rush
Odeya Rush (born Odeya Rushinek; May 12, 1997) is a hot and one of the most beautiful Israeli women. This actress is best known for her lead role in the 2014 film The Giver, for which she received a Teen Choice Award.
Rush was born in Haifa, Israel. She moved to America at nine with her family. She attended N.E. Miles Jewish Day School in Birmingham, Alabama.
In 2013, Odeya moved to California; she has six brothers.
She appeared in movies, commercials, and television programs. She worked in Curb Your Enthusiasm in the episode “Mister Softee”, as Emily, and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, in the episode “Branded”, as Hannah Milner.
Apart from this, Odeya Rush played Joni Jerome, in The Odd Life of Timothy Green.
Her finest movie, The Giver (2014), is based on a novel of 1993 of the same name, and she worked alongside Brenton Thwaites, Jeff Bridges, Meryl Streep, Katie Holmes, Alexander Skarsgård, and Taylor Swift.
In 2014, Rush was cast as Ashley Burwood, in film See You in Valhalla.
She is still in her teens, but has gotten acclaims that speak of themselves about how talented this Israeli lady is.
5. Noa Tishby
Noa Tohar Tishby (born May 22, 1975) is a successful model, singer, and actress of Israel.
She played the lead in the Israel’s TV soap opera Ramat Aviv Gimmel. Tishby became a household name after this, and has appeared in numerous television programs na dmovies.
She has released an album Nona in English language in collaboration with Virgin Records.
In USA, she appeared in Michael Bay’s The Island with Ewan McGregor and Scarlett Johansson.
Some of her other projects are Fatwa and Connecting Dots, NCIS, Leverage, CSI:Miami, CSI:NY, Nip/Tuck, The 4400, Las Vegas, and Star Trek: Enterprise.
Tishby’s recent works include The Ghost of Girlfriends Past for Warner Brothers, and HBO’s Big Love.
She works as an international face of designer Michal Negrin. She is founder of the video sharing application minit.
Recently, Tishby set up three television projects in America: Screenz and A Touch Away for HBO, and a comedy for MTV.
Her production company, Noa’s Arc, develops television shows and theater projects for global audience.
She married to an Australian media person named Andrew Günsberg.
In some of their tweets, back in 2011, Gunsberg and Tishby told their Twitter followers that they have been separated.
4. Ayelet Zurer
Ayelet Zurer (born 28 June 1969) is a bold and beautiful Israeli actress. She received nominations for several awards at the Jerusalem Film Festival, the Israeli Academy Awards, and the Israeli Television Academy Awards.
Zurer won Best Actress awards for her roles in the Israeli film Nina’s Tragedies and Betipul.
She was born and raised in Tel Aviv, Israel. She completed military service in the Israel Defense Forces, after which Zurer moved to USA for pursuing Hollywood career.
She came back to Israel in 1991, and began working on television. Her TV debut was 1992’s Inyan Shel Zman, and in 1993, she appeared in the Israeli film Nikmato Shel Itzik Finkelstein.
Some of her finest projects are Yetziat Hirum, Florentin, Zinzana, and Shalva and Ha’Block.
In 2005, Zurer starred in the Israeli television series Betipul.
In April 2008, she played Vittoria Vetra in the The Da Vinci Code. She is also a part of Chris Eyre’s 2011 film Hide Away.
Zurer played an amazing role of Lara Lor-Van in Man of Steel (2013).
She modeled for fashion companies like Honigman, and Golf.
3. Moran Atias
Moran Atias (born April 9, 1981) is an amazing and one of best Israeli actresses of the era.
She gained popularity from Italian movies Gas, Oggi sposi, and Mother of Tears.
Atias is widely known for her work in 2008’s Crash, and 2013’s Third Person. She is also a star of the FX television series Tyrant.
She was born in the city of Haifa in northern Israel, to Jewish parents.
At her 17, she pursued modeling and was first discovered by Roberto Cavalli.
In Italy, she was spokeswoman for 2005–06 for the City of Milan in some of their campaigns of international level.
Atias first appeared on television at the age of 15. She has worked as a model with Roberto Cavalli, D&G, and BBG jewellers.
In 2008, she was cast in several big drama series.
In 2011, Atias worked with Cynthia Mort on the television project Radical, where she played Ana.
She has participated in the Artists for Justice and Peace volunteer mission with Sean Penn in 2010. In the same year, she worked in collaboration with several charitable organizations.
She has modeled as cover girl of Men’s Health USA, Vanity Fair Italy, Cosmopolitan Spain, Maxim Israel, and other magazines.
2. Miri Bohadana
Miri Bohadana is an actress, model, and television presenter of Israel.
She was born in Beersheba, Israel, on October 12, 1977, to Moroccan Jewish parents. Miri was raised in the town of Sderot.
She participated in the “Miss Beer Sheva” contest at age 15. In 1995, she was the runner up of the Miss Israel contest.
She represented her country in the Miss World contest held in South Africa, where she finished third.
Bohadana continued her modeling career by working in fashion shows, catalogues, and commercials of big companies of Israel and abroad.
Her first movie was Eskimo Limon released in 2000. Since then, Miri has worked both on television and in movies.
In April 2003, she co-hosted the show “Good Girls” with Ilanit Levy.
During 2006, she co-starred with Meir Suissa in an Israeli television mockumentary series. She has also worked on theater.
On May 8, 2007, Bohadana gave birth to her first son, Ben, and girl, Esti. In 2011, she again announced her pregnancy.
1. Bar Refaeli
Bar Refaeli (born 4 June 1985) is one of the most beautiful Israeli women.
She is a model, actress, and television host by profession.
Refaeli led campaigns for Garnier, Escada, Piaget SA, Chanel, Desigual, Samsung, Moët & Chandon, Hurley, Accessorize, Fox, Arrow, Castro, and Sears.
She, as a model, has been the cover girl of Elle, Marie Claire, Cosmopolitan, GQ, Maxim, Grazia, Harper’s Bazaar, and Sports Illustrated.
In accordance with an Israeli magazine, Bar Refaeli is the highest paid model of her country.
She was born in Hod HaSharon, Israel, to Jewish parents named Rafi and Tzipi.
She began modeling at the age of 8 months by appearing in TV commercials.
At the age of 15, Bar featured in campaigns for the fashion brands Castro, and Pilpel.
In 2009, she was provided with the World Style Award by the Women’s World Awards for being naturally elegant and attractive.
In 2011, Refaeli worked in Session, a direction of Haim Bouzaglo.
In January 2013, she appeared in Go Daddy’s Super Bowl XLVII commercial, alongside Jesse Heiman.
She has led a free campaign under the slogan “One Bag Less” to create awareness in the people about reducing the use of plastic bags because of their health disadvantages.
Refaeli once dated Baywatch actor, David Charvet. In November 2005, she announced that she loves Leonardo DiCaprio.
By May 2011, it was reported that the couple ended this relationship, and now they are good friends.
Whether as actresses or models, Israeli women always rock. They has graced the cover of the swimsuit editions of Sports Illustrated magazine. They appeared in Hollywood movies, and have been said to be very stylish. Which one is your favorite from this page?