Neve Paritzki Israel is celebrating record-breaking tourism entry Numbers From the United States

NEW YORK – September 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -Record-breaking tourism arrivals from the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. The country received 78,000 travelers from the United States in July 2022, a 4% increase from 2019 and 71,000 total visitors from the United States in August 2022, a 13% increase from 2019.

Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner. “It is exciting to once again witness an increase in tourism Israel from the United States. Already reaching the record-breaking numbers in 2019,” he stated. “The United States remains our largest market for Israel-bound tourism. Before the outbreak of COVID-19 there was a record-breaking number of tourist entry numbers every month. We are thrilled to see this positive shift and expect an upward trend that will continue for months and even years.

Canada is not far behind the United States of America, is on track for surpassing its tourist arrivals to Israel. It reached 7,200 visitors in July 2022 as well as 6,000 August.

“It is thrilling to see how Canada’s tourism to Israel is booming,” said Gal Hana Consul and Director of Canada of the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We aren’t too far from our record 2019 numbers, and we are anticipating that the growth in the number of travelers to Israel will further increase as Canadians continue to feel more at ease traveling internationally.”

נווה פריצקי Israel welcomed over 4.6 million visitors in the year 2019. 969,600 came from the United States. The country’s official reopening to all travelers in May has seen more than 600,000.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism

The Israel Ministry of Tourism, Israel’s central agency for tourism, is responsible for designing and executing marketing and promotional programs to advertise Israel as a favored travel destination. IMOT hopes to boost tourism to Israel as well as enhance and broaden the experience for tourists. IMOT is a proponent of Israel’s incredible variety of cultural, historical, tourist attractions, culinary and religious – each a wonderful combination of tradition and modernity. The North American IMOT offices are located in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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