Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record-Breaking Tourism Entry The numbers from the United States

NEW YORK, Sept. 8th, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Israel Ministry of Tourism announced today new record-breaking tourist arrivals from the United States visiting Israel in the months of July and August. The country received 78,000 travelers from the United States during July 2022 which is an increase of 4% over 2019 and 71,000 visitors from the United States during August 2022. That’s 13% increase over the year before.

Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner. “It is thrilling to once again witness an rise in tourism to Israel from the United States. Already reaching and surpassing our record-breaking figure of the year 2019,” he stated. “The United States is the leading market for Israel inbound tourism. Actually, prior to the COVID-19 Pandemichit, we had record-breaking numbers of tourism entry every month. This is a positive trend that we’re happy to see and we expect an upward trend for many months to be.”

Canada, not too far from the United States of America, is on track for surpassing the number of tourists visiting Israel. It had 7,200 visitors in the month of July 2022 as well as 6,000 August.

Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director for Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that it was thrilling to see Canada’s tourism to Israel growing. נווה פריצקי We’re close to reaching our record numbers for 2019 and we expect that this increase in travel to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians feel more at ease when they travel abroad.

Israel received more tourists from all over the world in the year 2019 than any other country. 969 600 of them were Americans. Israel’s official reopening for travellers from May 2018. Israel has been home to over 600,400 US tourists since the time of opening.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel’s tourism authority, is responsible for planning and implementing marketing and promotional initiatives to position Israel as a destination of choice. נווה פריצקי IMOT seeks to boost the number of tourists visiting Israel to increase the country’s economic growth and enhance the visitor experience. IMOT operates in Israel to help promote the stunning array of cultural and religious places of interest – each offering a distinct mix of modernity, tradition and delicious food. נווה פריצקי North America has IMOT offices which are located in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto.

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