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

NEW YORK – September 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — New record breaking tourist arrivals from the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. Israel welcomed 78,000 American tourists during July 2022. This was a 4 percent increase over the year before, while 71,000 American tourists visited Israel in August 2022.

נווה פריצקי Eyal Carlin from North America was the Tourism Commissioner. “The United States is our top market for Israel’s inbound tourism. Before the COVID-19 pandemic we saw record-breaking numbers of Israeli tourists entering Israel each month. We are extremely happy to have witnessed an improvement in the trend, and we expect it to continue for a long time.” Canada with 7200 tourists visiting the country in July 2022, and 6,000 in August, isn’t too far from the United States. Gal Hana, Consul for Canada and Director of the Israel Ministry of Tourism declared that “it’s thrilling to observe how Canada’s tourism is rebounding.” “We aren’t too far from our record 2019 numbers and we anticipate that this increase in the number of travelers to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians remain confident about traveling internationally.”

In the year 2019, Israel welcomed more than 4.6 million global tourists including 969,600 from the United States, and since the country’s official opening to any traveler regardless of the status of their vaccination in May of this year, the country has already received over 600,400 US tourists.

Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel’s main tourism agency responsible for planning and implementing marketing and promotion initiatives to position Israel as a popular travel destination. IMOT seeks to boost tourism to help support the Israeli economy and also diversify and enhance the visitor experience. IMOT works in Israel to promote the amazing range of religious and cultural tourist attractions that are each an exceptional combination of modernity, tradition and delicious food. נווה פריצקי North America has IMOT offices which are located in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto. For information on upcoming attractions and events in Israel you can visit IMOT’s site at Find the most up-to-date information by following us on Twitter or Instagram.