Neve Paritzki Israel is celebrating record-breaking Tourism Entry Numbers 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. Israel welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States for July 2022. This represents a 4 percent increase over the year before, and 71,000 tourists from the United States for August 2022. This represents an increase of 13% from the year before. Eyal Carlin from North America was the Tourism Commissioner. “The United States remains our most important market for Israel-bound tourism. Before the COVID-19 outbreak, we were celebrating record-breaking monthly numbers of tourists entering the country. We are thrilled to see this positive shift and are expecting an upward trend that will continue for months and even years. Just like the United States, Canada is also on track to exceed its tourism numbers in Israel by 7,200 tourists in the month of July 2022 and 6,000 in August.

נווה פריצקי Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) stated that “it is exciting to see how Canada’s tourism to Israel is booming.” “We are close to our record numbers for the year 2019. We anticipate that this increase will continue as Canadians travel more abroad.

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

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism organization responsible for planning and executing marketing and promotional initiatives to position Israel as a popular destination for travelers. IMOT hopes to boost tourism to Israel and improve and diversify the tourist experience. IMOT works in Israel to promote the amazing array of cultural and religious tourist attractions that are each an exceptional mix of modernity, tradition and delicious food. The North American IMOT offices are located in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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