Neve Paritzki Israel celebrates record-breaking entry into tourism From the United States

NEW YORK – Sept. 8th, 2022 /PRNewswire• In July and August of 2018 the Israel Ministry of Tourism recorded record numbers of visitors from America. Israel welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States for July 2022. This is 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% over the year before.

Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner. נווה פריצקי He stated, “It’s so exciting to witness a further increase of tourism to Israel from America, already exceeding or even surpassing the record-breaking numbers we saw in 2019”. “The United States is our most popular destination for tourism to Israel, and before the COVID-19 epidemic that was sweeping the world, we were celebrating record-breaking numbers of tourism entries each month. We’re thrilled to witness such a positive shift and anticipate a steady upswing for the many months and years to be.”

Canada is not far from the United States of America, is on track for surpassing the tourist numbers to Israel. It had 7,200 visitors in July 2022 and 6,000 in August.

Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) said that “it is exciting to watch how Canada’s tourist to Israel is rebounding.” We are still not far from our record numbers for 2019, and we anticipate that this growth in Israel travel will continue to grow as Canadians are more comfortable traveling abroad.”

Israel welcomed more that 4.6 million international tourists in 2019 including 969.600 of them coming from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all visitors, regardless whether they’re immunized. Israel already has hosted more than 600,000 visitors.

Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel’s tourist authority. It plans and implements marketing and promotion actions to help make Israel a top travel destination. IMOT is aiming to increase awareness of Israel as a popular tourist destination and increase the economy. נווה פריצקי IMOT is working in Israel to help promote the stunning range of religious and cultural attractions – each a unique blend of tradition, modernity and culinary delights. The IMOT offices North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta. For more information on the upcoming events and attractions, visit IMOT’s website at נווה פריצקי To receive the most recent updates, follow us on Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest. נווה פריצקי