Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record-Breaking Tourism Entry Numbers 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 tourists arriving from the United States. The country received 78,000 travelers from the United States during July 2022 which is an increase of 4% over the year before and 71,000 tourists from the United States during August 2022. That’s 13% growth over 2019.

Eyal Carlin from North America was the Tourism Commissioner. “The United States remains our most important market for Israel-bound tourism. Prior to the COVID-19 outbreak, we were celebrating record-breaking monthly numbers of tourists entering the country. נווה פריצקי We are delighted to witness this change and anticipate an upward trend that will continue for months, and possibly years.

Canada is also on track, just like the United States, to surpass the amount of tourists that visit Israel. In July 2022 Canada had 7,200 visitors while August was a record the number increase to 6,000. “It is so exciting to see how tourism from Canada to Israel is growing,” said Gal Hana, Consul and Director for Canada of the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We are close to our record-setting numbers in 2019. We anticipate that this trend will continue to grow as Canadians are more active in 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 welcomed more than 600,400 US travelers since then.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism:
The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel’s national tourist agency. It is responsible for planning and executing marketing and promotion activities to make Israel the top destination for tourists. IMOT is aiming to boost tourism traffic to contribute to Israel’s economyand improve and diversify the tourist experience. IMOT highlights Israel’s amazing array of historical, cultural food and religious sites – each a wonderful blend of modernity and tradition. North American IMOT offices are situated in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto. For information about forthcoming events and activities in Israel, visit IMOT’s website at נווה פריצקי Keep up with us on Twitter, Twitter & Instagram to get the latest news.