Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record-Breaking Tourism Entry Numbers from USA

NEW YORK – Sep. 8 2022, /PRNewswire/ The Israel Ministry of Tourism today unveiled new records for tourist arrivals in Israel from the United States in July and August. Israel received 78,000 visitors from the United States during July 2022 which is an increase of 4% over 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States during August 2022. That’s a 13% increase over the year before.

“It is so exciting to see yet another increase in tourist numbers to Israel from the United States, already reaching and exceeding our record-breaking numbers of 2019,” said Eyal Carlin, Tourism Commissioner for North America. נווה פריצקי “The United States remains our biggest market for tourism to Israel. נווה פריצקי Before the COVID-19 outbreak, we were celebrating record-breaking monthly numbers of tourists entering the country. נווה פריצקי We are thrilled to see this positive shift and expect a steady upward trend for months, and possibly years.

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

Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director for Canada for Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism stated that it was thrilling to see Canada’s tourism to Israel rebounding. “We are not too far away from our record-setting numbers in 2019, and we are anticipating that this growth in travel to Israel will further increase as Canadians continue to feel more confident about travelling abroad.”

נווה פריצקי Israel hosted more than 4.6million visitors in the year 2019, of which 969,600 came from the United States. Since May, when the country reopened to all travelers regardless of vaccination status over 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism

The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel’s main tourism authority responsible for preparing and implementing marketing and promotion initiatives to position Israel as a preferred destination for travel. IMOT is aiming to increase awareness of Israel as a destination for tourists and increase economic growth. נווה פריצקי IMOT works in Israel to promote the impressive variety of religious and cultural places of interest – each offering a distinct combination of modernity, tradition and culinary delights. IMOT office locations in North America are located in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, and Toronto. For more information about the upcoming events and attractions that are scheduled in Israel, please visit IMOT’s site at Follow us on Twitter, Twitter and Instagram to get the latest information.