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

NEW YORK – Sept. 8 2022 /PRNewswire/ Today, the Israel Ministry of Tourism revealed record-breaking numbers of tourists from the United States who visited Israel during the months of July and August. Israel received 78,000 visitors from the United States for July 2022. This represents a 4% rise over 2019, and 71,000 visitors from the United States for August 2022. This represents a 13% improvement from 2019.

Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) stated that it was thrilling to witness a rise in Israeli tourism coming from the United States. Already surpassing our record-breaking numbers for 2019, he added. “The United States is our number one market for inbound tourism for Israel. Before the COVID-19 pandemic we had record number of tourists from Israel entering Israel every month. We are so happy to witness such a positive shift, and we anticipate it to continue throughout the months and years to come.”

Canada, which has 7200 tourists visiting the country in July 2022, and 6,000 in August, isn’t much behind the United States. נווה פריצקי Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) declared that “it is thrilling to observe how Canada’s travel to Israel is booming.” “We are not far off our record numbers for 2019 and we anticipate that this growth in tourism to Israel will further increase as Canadians remain at ease traveling abroad.”

In the year 2019, Israel welcomed more than 4.6 million international tourists 969,600 of whom came from the United States, and since its official reopening for any traveler regardless of the status of their vaccination in May this year Israel has seen over 600,400 US tourists. Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism:
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s main tourism authority. It is accountable for marketing and promotional initiatives to promote Israel as a popular tourist destination. IMOT aims to increase tourism traffic to contribute to the economy of Israel, and also to improve and diversify the tourist experience. IMOT highlights Israel’s incredible array of cultural, historical and culinary, religious and culinary destinations which are all a mix of traditional and modern. IMOT offices in North America are located in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, and Toronto. Visit the IMOT website at to find out more information about the upcoming events. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to stay up-to-date with the latest news.