Neve Paritzki Israel is celebrating record-breaking tourism entry From the United States

NEW YORK – Sept. 8th, 2022/PRNewswirein July and August 2018 the Israel Ministry of Tourism announced record numbers of tourist arrivals from America. 78,000 tourists from the United States visited Israel in July 2022. This represents a 4 percentage increase over 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States in august 2022. This is 13% more than the number of visitors in 2019.

“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 in 2019” stated Eyal Carlin, Tourism Commissioner for North America. “The United States has been our largest market for Israel’s tourism inbound. Before the COVID-19 outbreak, we had been celebrating record-breaking number of Israeli tourism entries each month.

Canada which isn’t too far from the United States of America, is set to beat the number of tourists visiting Israel. It reached 7,200 visitors in July 2022 and 6,000 in visitors in August.

Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director of Canada for Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that it was thrilling to see the Canadian tourism industry to Israel returning. “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 welcomed more that 4.6 million international visitors in the year 2019, with 969.600 coming from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all travelers, regardless if they are vaccinated. Israel has already hosted more than 600,000.

נווה פריצקי About the Israel Ministry of Tourism:
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism agency. It is responsible for promotion and marketing initiatives to establish Israel as a popular tourist destination. IMOT is aiming to boost tourism traffic to contribute to Israel’s economyand increase and diversify the visitor experience. נווה פריצקי IMOT is dedicated to promoting Israel’s diverse array of historical, cultural and culinary attractions – each perfect mix of modernity and tradition. North American IMOT offices are situated in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

For more information on forthcoming events, go to IMOT’s site at For the most up-to-date information we can be found on Twitter and Facebook.