Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record-Break Tourism Entry Indicators From the United States

NEW YORK – Sept. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Today the Israel Ministry of Tourism has announced record-breaking figures of travelers from the United States who visited Israel in July and August. The country received 78,000 travelers from the United States during July 2022, an increase by 4% over 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States during August 2022. That’s 13% growth over 2019. Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner. “It is exciting to once again witness an growth in tourism to Israel from the United States. נווה פריצקי Already reaching the record-breaking numbers of 2019,” he stated. “The United States is the leading market for Israel inbound tourism. In fact, before the COVID-19 Pandemichit, we had record-breaking numbers of tourists entering the country each month. This is a positive shift that we are happy to see and we expect an upward trend for months to be.”

נווה פריצקי Canada is home to 7,200 visitors in July 2022, and 6,000 in August, isn’t far behind the United States.

נווה פריצקי “It is exciting to see how tourism from Canada to Israel is booming,” said Gal Hana Consul and Director of Canada of the Israel Ministry of Tourism. We’re close to reaching our record numbers for 2019 and we expect that this surge in tourism to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians feel more at ease in Israel.

Israel received more visitors from all over the world during the year 2019 than any other nation. 969 600 of them were Americans. Israel’s official reopening to travellers from May 2018. Israel has been home to over 600,400 US travellers since that time.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT), Israel’s tourism agency, is responsible for planning and executing promotional and marketing initiatives that position Israel as a preferred destination. IMOT is aiming to increase the number of tourists visiting Israel to increase the country’s economy as well as diversify the tourist experience. IMOT promotes Israel’s amazing range of historical, cultural and culinary, religious and culinary destinations that blend traditional and modern. The IMOT offices for North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta. For more information on the upcoming events and attractions that are scheduled in Israel Visit IMOT’s website at To receive the most recent news, join us on Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest.