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

NEW YORK – Sep. 8 2022 /PRNewswire/- The Israel Ministry of Tourism today announced new records for the number of tourists coming in Israel from the United States in July and august. The country welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States during July 2022 which is an increase by 4% over 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States during August 2022. That’s 13% increase over the year before.

Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) stated that it was exciting to see a rise in Israeli tourism coming from the United States. Already surpassing the record-breaking numbers of 2019 he stated. “The United States is our most important destination for our inbound tourism to Israel. Before the COVID-19 epidemic, we had record numbers of Israeli tourists entering Israel each month. We are extremely happy to witness such a positive shift, and we expect this trend to last for many months and years.”

Canada which isn’t too far behind that of the United States of America, is set to beat the number of tourists visiting Israel. The country had 7,200 visitors in July 2022 and 6,000 in visitors in August.

Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada in the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We are not far from our record 2019 and we are anticipating that the growth in travels to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians feel more confident about traveling internationally.”

Israel received more tourists from all over the world during the year 2019 than any other nation. 969 600 of these were Americans. נווה פריצקי Israel’s official reopening to all travelers was May 2018. The country has already been home to more than 600,400 US travelers since then.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism:
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT), Israel’s tourism agency, is responsible for planning and implementing promotional and marketing initiatives to establish Israel as a destination of choice. IMOT aims at increasing the number of tourists visiting Israel to increase the country’s economy as well as diversify the tourist experience. IMOT is a proponent of Israel’s amazing variety of religious, cultural food, historic, and culinary attractions – each a perfect combination of tradition and modernity. North America’s IMOT office locations are New York, Los Angeles. Atlanta, Chicago, Chicago, Toronto, and Chicago.

For more information about forthcoming events, go to IMOT’s site at נווה פריצקי To receive the most recent news, join us on Twitter, Instagram as well as Pinterest.