Neve Paritzki Israel is celebrating record-breaking tourism Entry Numbers United States

NEW YORK – Sept. 8th, 2022 /PRNewswirein July and August of 2018, the Israel Ministry of Tourism announced record numbers of tourists arriving from the United States. The country received 78,000 travelers from the United States during July 2022 which is an increase by 4% over 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States during August 2022. That’s 13% increase over the year before.

Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner. נווה פריצקי “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 our most important destination for our inbound tourism to Israel. Before the COVID-19 epidemic, we saw record-breaking numbers of tourists from Israel visiting Israel each month. We are thrilled to witness such a positive shift and expect this trend to last for a long time.”

Canada is not far from the United States of America, is on track for surpassing the tourist numbers to Israel. נווה פריצקי The country had 7,200 visitors in July 2022 as well as 6,000 visitors in August.

“It is so exciting to see how the Canadian tourism to Israel is rebounding,” said Gal Hana Consul and Director of Canada of the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We aren’t far off our record 2019 and we expect that the growth in travels to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians feel more confident about traveling abroad.”

In 2019, Israel welcomed more than 4.6 million tourists from around the world 969,600 of whom came from the United States, and since its official reopening to everyone regardless of their vaccination status in May this year Israel has received over 600,400 US travelers.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism:
The Israel Ministry of Tourism, Israel’s national agency for tourism creating and managing promotional and marketing initiatives to advertise Israel as a favored travel destination. IMOT is aiming to increase tourist traffic to help support the Israeli economy and also diversify and improve the visitor experience. IMOT is dedicated to promoting Israel’s diverse array of cultural, historical and culinary tourist attractions, each offering the perfect blend of modernity and tradition. North American IMOT offices are located in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

For more information about the upcoming events and attractions that are scheduled in Israel Please visit the IMOT site at For the most up-to-date information follow us on Twitter and Facebook.