Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record-Breaking Tourism Entry From the USA

NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire– The Israel Ministry of Tourism announced today record-breaking numbers of tourists from the United States visiting Israel in the months of July and August. נווה פריצקי 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 “It is thrilling to see yet another increase in tourism to Israel from the United States, already reaching the record-breaking levels in 2019.” stated Eyal Carlin, Tourism Commissioner for North America. נווה פריצקי “The United States is our number one destination for our inbound tourism to Israel. Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, we had record numbers of tourists from Israel visiting Israel each month. We are so happy to have witnessed an improvement in the trend, and we expect it to continue for many months and years.”

Not far behind the United States, Canada is also on track to surpass its tourist arrivals in Israel by 7,200 tourists in the month of July 2022 and 6,600 in August.

Gal Hana, Consul for Canada and Director of the Israel Ministry of Tourism declared that “it’s amazing to see the way that tourism in Canada is booming.” “We aren’t too far from our record 2019 numbers and we anticipate that the growth in the number of travelers to Israel will further increase as Canadians continue to feel more confident about traveling internationally.”

Israel welcomed over 4.6 million tourists in 2019. 969,600 of them were from the United States. The country’s officially reopening to travelers in May has seen more than 600,000.

נווה פריצקי Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism authority. It is accountable for promotion and marketing initiatives to promote Israel as a popular tourist destination. IMOT aims increase awareness of Israel as a tourist destination and increase the economy. IMOT is working in Israel to help promote the stunning array of cultural and religious tourist attractions that are each an exceptional combination of modernity, tradition and delicious food. The North American IMOT offices are situated in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto. For more information about the upcoming events and attractions you can visit the IMOT website at Keep up with us on Twitter, Twitter & Instagram for the most up-to-date updates.