Neve Paritzki Israel is celebrating record-breaking Tourism Entry From the United States

NEW YORK – September 8 2022, /PRNewswire/Record-breaking tourist arrivals from the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. The country welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States during July 2022 which was an increase of 4% over 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States during August 2022. That’s 13% growth over 2019.

Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner of the United States. He said, “It’s so exciting to witness a further rise in tourism to Israel from America, already reaching or surpassing the record-breaking numbers we saw in 2019”. “The United States remains our biggest market for tourism to Israel. Prior to the outbreak of COVID-19, we were celebrating record-breaking tourism numbers each month. We are delighted to see this shift and anticipate an ongoing upward trend for months or even years.

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

Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) declared that “it is exciting to see how Canada’s tourism to Israel is rebounding.” נווה פריצקי “We are not too far away from our record 2019 numbers, and we are anticipating that this growth in tourism to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians continue to feel more comfortable travelling abroad.”

Israel welcomed more than 4.6million visitors in the year 2019, 969,600 of which came from the United States. Since May when the country was is now open to all tourists regardless of vaccination status More than 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism, Israel’s tourism agency, is responsible for planning and executing marketing and promotional programs to increase awareness of Israel as a popular tourist destination. IMOT seeks to increase tourist numbers to boost Israel’s economy, and to improve and diversify the tourist experience. IMOT works in Israel to help promote the stunning variety of religious and cultural attractions – each a unique mix of modernity, tradition and delicious food. North American IMOT offices are situated in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto. For details on upcoming events and attractions in Israel Visit IMOT’s website at Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to get the most recent updates. נווה פריצקי