Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record-Break Tourism Entry Indicators from the United States

NEW YORK – Sept. 8 2022 /PRNewswire/- Today the Israel Ministry of Tourism revealed record-breaking numbers of tourists from the United States who visited Israel during July and August. נווה פריצקי The country welcomed 78,000 total travelers from the United States in July 2022, a 4% increase from the year before, and 71,000 total travelers from the United States in August 2022, a 13% increase from 2019. Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner for North America. “It is exciting to see a new rise in tourism to Israel from the United States. Already reaching the record-breaking numbers in 2019,” he stated. “The United States is the top market for Israel inbound tourism. In fact, before the COVID-19 Pandemic, we had record-breaking figures of tourist entry every month. This is a positive change that we are very happy about and anticipate an increase in the years to be.”

Canada is poised to surpass Israel’s tourist arrivals, with 7,200 tourists visiting Israel in July 2022 and 6,600 in August.

Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director for Canada for Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism stated that it was thrilling to see Canada’s tourism to Israel returning. We’re close to reaching our record-setting numbers for the year 2019, and we are anticipating that this growth in travel to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians are more comfortable at ease when they travel abroad.

Israel received more tourists from all over the world in the year 2019 than any other nation. 969 600 of these were Americans. Israel’s official reopening for all travelers was May 2018. Israel has received more than 600,400 US travelers since then.

נווה פריצקי About the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) the tourism department of Israel, is responsible for planning and implementing marketing and promotional initiatives that position Israel as a top destination. IMOT seeks to boost tourist traffic to support Israel’s economy as well as to diversify and enhance the visitor experience. IMOT promotes Israel’s incredible range of religious, cultural, culinary, and historical attractions – each a perfect combination of tradition and modernity. North America has IMOT offices which are located in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto.

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