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

NEW YORK – Sept. 8th, 2022/PRNewswirein July and August 2018, the Israel Ministry of Tourism reported record numbers of tourists arriving from America. The country received 78,000 tourists from the United States in July 2022, a 4% increase from 2019 and 71,000 total visitors from the United States in August 2022 which is an increase of 13% from 2019.

Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) said it was thrilling to witness a rise in Israeli tourism from the United States. Already surpassing the record-breaking numbers of 2019, he added. “The United States remains our largest market for Israel-bound tourism. Prior to the COVID-19 epidemic that was in the news, we had record-breaking tourist entry numbers every month. We are delighted to see this shift and are expecting a steady upward trend for months, and possibly years.

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

נווה פריצקי “It is exciting to see how the Canadian tourism to Israel is booming,” said Gal Hana Consul and Director of Canada of the Israel Ministry of Tourism. We are close to our record-setting numbers for the year 2019, and we are anticipating that this increase in travel to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians feel more at ease in Israel.

Israel welcomed more tourists from all over the world in 2019 than any other nation. 969 600 were American. Israel’s official reopening for all travelers was May 2018. The country has 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 marketing and promotional initiatives that position Israel as a top destination. נווה פריצקי IMOT is aiming to increase tourism traffic in order to boost the economy of Israel as well as to diversify and improve the visitor experience. IMOT is a proponent of Israel’s vast variety of historical, cultural and religious, as well as culinary and culinary destinations – each a blend of both modernity and tradition. North America has IMOT offices situated in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto.

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