Neve Paritzki Israel celebrates record-breaking tourism entry Counts from the United States

NEW YORK – Sept. 8 2022, /PRNewswire/ Today the Israel Ministry of Tourism announced record-breaking numbers of tourists from the United States who visited Israel during July and August. The country welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States during July 2022, an increase by 4% over 2019 and 71,000 travelers from the United States during August 2022. This is a 13% growth over 2019.

Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner for North America. “It is thrilling to once again witness an increase in tourism Israel from the United States. Already reaching and surpassing our record-breaking figure of the year 2019,” he stated. “The United States has been our largest destination for tourism to Israel that is inbound. Prior to the outbreak of COVID-19, we were celebrating record numbers of Israel’s tourism entry each month.

נווה פריצקי Canada, not too far behind that of the United States of America, is set to beat the tourist numbers to Israel. It reached 7,200 visitors in the month of July 2022 as well as 6,000 visitors in August.

Gal Hana, Consul for Canada and Director of the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that “it’s so exciting to witness the way that tourism in Canada is booming.” We are getting close to our record numbers for 2019 and we expect that this increase in travel to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians feel more at home when they travel abroad.

Israel has welcomed more than 4.6 million international visitors in the year 2019 including 969.600 coming from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all tourists, no matter if they are vaccination-free. נווה פריצקי It has already hosted more than 600,000.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism:
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism authority responsible for preparing and implementing marketing and promotion initiatives that position Israel as a top destination for travel. IMOT is aiming to boost tourist numbers to boost the economy of Israel, and also to enhance and diversify the visiting experience. IMOT highlights Israel’s amazing array of historical, cultural food and religious sites which are all a delightful combination of tradition and modernity. The IMOT offices in North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

For more information about the upcoming events and attractions that are scheduled in Israel you can visit IMOT’s website at Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to get the most recent news.