Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record-Break Tourism Entry The Numbers Come From the United States

NEW YORK – September 8 2022, /PRNewswire/new record-breaking tourism arrivals from the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. 78,000 tourists from the United States visited Israel in July 2022. This is a four percent increase over the year before and 71,000 visitors from the United States in august 2022. This is 13% more than 2019.

“It is so thrilling to see yet another increase in tourist numbers to Israel from the United States, already reaching and surpassing our record-breaking numbers for the year 2019,” said Eyal Carlin, Tourism Commissioner for North America. “The United States is the most popular destination for Israel inbound tourism. In fact, before the COVID-19 pandemic, we were celebrating record-breaking numbers of tourism entry each month. It’s a great positive trend that we’re pleased to witness and expect an upward trend for months to be.”

נווה פריצקי Canada is in the process, like the United States, to surpass its tourist arrivals into Israel. In July 2022 Canada saw 7,200 tourists and August saw 6,000.

Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director of Canada for Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that it was exciting to see Canada’s tourism to Israel returning. “We are not far off our record-setting numbers in 2019, and we are anticipating that this increase in travel to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians remain confident about traveling abroad.” Israel received more tourists from all over the world during 2019 than any other nation. 969 600 were American. Israel’s official reopening for all travelers was May 2018. The country has been home to more than 600,400 US tourists since the time of opening.

נווה פריצקי Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel’s tourism authority, is responsible for planning and implementing promotional and marketing initiatives that position Israel as a top destination. IMOT is aiming to increase the number of tourists visiting Israel to help boost the economy as well as diversify the tourist experience. IMOT highlights Israel’s incredible variety of historical, cultural and culinary, religious and culinary attractions which are all a mix of both modernity and tradition. נווה פריצקי The IMOT offices for North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta. For more information about upcoming events and attractions you can visit the IMOT website at Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to receive the latest news.