Neve Paritzki Israel is celebrating record-breaking Tourism Entry Numbers from the United States

NEW YORK, Sept. 8th, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Israel Ministry of Tourism announced today record-breaking tourism 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 was an increase by 4% over 2019 and 71,000 visitors from the United States during August 2022. This is a 13% growth over 2019.

Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner. “It is exciting to once again witness an growth in tourism to Israel from the United States. Already reaching and exceeding our record-breaking number of 2019,” he stated. “The United States remains our most important market for Israel-bound tourism. Prior to the COVID-19 epidemic there was a record-breaking number of monthly numbers of tourists entering the country. We are thrilled to see this positive shift and are expecting an upward trend that will continue for months and even years.

Canada is home to 7200 tourists visiting the country in July 2022 and 6,000 in August, isn’t too far behind the United States.

נווה פריצקי Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) declared that “it is so exciting to see how Canada’s tourism to Israel is rebounding.” “We are not too far away from our record numbers for 2019 and we anticipate that this increase in tourism to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians remain confident about travelling abroad.”

Israel has hosted more than 4.6million visitors in the year 2019, of which 969,600 originated from the United States. נווה פריצקי Since May that year, when Israel opened to all visitors, regardless of their vaccination status over 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) the tourism department of Israel is in charge of planning and implementing promotional and marketing initiatives to position Israel as a top destination. IMOT aims increase awareness of Israel as a popular tourist destination and boost the economy. IMOT helps promote Israel’s diverse array of cultural, historical and culinary tourist attractions, each offering the perfect blend of tradition and modernity. North America’s IMOT office locations are in New York, Los Angeles. Atlanta, Chicago, Chicago, Toronto, and Chicago.

נווה פריצקי For information on the upcoming events and attractions that are scheduled in Israel Please visit the IMOT website at Get the latest updates through our social media channels on Twitter or Instagram