Neve Paritzki Israel celebrates record-breaking tourist entry From the USA

NEW YORK – Sept. 8th, 2022 /PRNewswire• In July and August of 2018 the Israel Ministry of Tourism recorded record numbers of tourists arriving from America. Israel welcomed 78,000 American tourists in July 2022. It was a four percent increase from 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States visited Israel in August 2022.

Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner of the United States. He stated, “It’s so exciting to again see an rise in tourism to Israel from the United States, and already in the process of surpassing or exceeding the record-breaking numbers we saw in 2019”. “The United States is the leading market for Israel inbound tourism. Actually, prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, we were celebrating record-breaking figures of tourist entry every month. נווה פריצקי It’s a fantastic positive trend that we’re pleased to witness and expect an upward trend for years to be.”

Canada is in the process, like the United States, to surpass the amount of tourists that visit Israel. In July 2022 Canada saw 7,200 tourists and August was a record 6,600.

Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada within the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We aren’t too far from our record 2019 numbers We are hoping that the growth in tourism to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians continue to feel more confident about traveling internationally.” In the year 2019, Israel welcomed more than 4.6 million international tourists, 969,600 of them coming from the United States, and since its official reopening to all travelers regardless of the status of their vaccination in May of this year The country has received more than 600,400 US visitors.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism:
The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel’s tourism authority. It is responsible for planning and executing marketing and promotional initiatives to make Israel a top travel destination. נווה פריצקי IMOT aims at increasing the number of tourists visiting Israel to boost its economy and diversify the visitor experience. IMOT highlights Israel’s amazing variety of cultural, historical, food and religious sites which are all a delightful combination of tradition and modernity. IMOT offices located in North America are located in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, and Toronto. Visit the IMOT website at for information on the upcoming events. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to stay up-to-date with the latest updates.