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

NEW YORK – Sept. 8th, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — In July and August of 2018 the Israel Ministry of Tourism announced record numbers of tourists arriving from America. 78,000 visitors from the United States visited Israel in July 2022. This is a 4 percentage increase over 2019, and 71,000 visitors from the United States in august 2022. This is 13% more than the number of visitors in 2019.

Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner for North America. He stated, “It’s so exciting to once more see an rise in tourism to Israel from the United States, and already in the process of surpassing or exceeding our record-breaking numbers for 2019”. “The United States remains our biggest market for tourism to Israel. נווה פריצקי Before the COVID-19 outbreak that was in the news, we had record-breaking monthly numbers of tourists entering the country. We are delighted to see this shift and expect an ongoing upward trend for months and even years.

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

Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada in the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We are near our record 2019 numbers. We believe that this increase will continue as Canadians are more active in traveling abroad.

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

Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is the country’s tourism organization responsible for planning and executing marketing and promotional initiatives that position Israel as a popular destination for travel. IMOT is aiming to increase the number of tourists visiting Israel as well as enhance and diversify the tourist experience. IMOT operates in Israel to help promote the stunning variety of religious and cultural tourist attractions that are each an exceptional blend of tradition, modernity and delicious food. North American IMOT offices are in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto. Visit IMOT’s websiteat to find out more information about the upcoming events. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to stay up-to-date with the latest updates.