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

NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2022/PRNewswire– The Israel Ministry of Tourism announced today new record-breaking tourist arrivals from the United States visiting Israel in the months of July and August. 78,000 visitors from the United States visited Israel in July 2022. This is a four% increase over 2019, and 71,000 visitors from the United States in august 2022. This is 13% more than 2019.

Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner. נווה פריצקי He said, “It’s so exciting to once more see an rise in tourism to Israel from America, which is already in the process of surpassing or exceeding our record breaking numbers of 2019”. “The United States is our number one market for Israel’s inbound tourism. Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, we had record-breaking number of tourists from Israel entering Israel each month. We are so happy to witness this positive change, and we expect this trend to last for many months and years.”

Canada is also on track, just as the United States, to surpass the number of tourists who visit Israel. In July 2022 Canada had 7,200 visitors while August was a record 6,000.—United-States-09-15-3 Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director for Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that it was thrilling to see tourism from Canada to Israel growing. We’re close to reaching our record-setting numbers for the year 2019, and we are anticipating that this surge in tourism to Israel will continue as Canadians feel more at home in Israel.

Israel received more tourists from all over the world in the year 2019 than any other country. 969 600 were American. Israel’s official reopening to all travelers was May 2018. The country has welcomed more than 600,400 US travellers since that time.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel’s main tourism authority responsible for preparing and executing marketing and promotional initiatives that position Israel as a popular travel destination. IMOT aims for increased tourist traffic to support Israel’s economy and diversify and enhance visitors’ experience. IMOT helps promote Israel’s vast array of historical, cultural and culinary places of interest – each offering perfect mix of modernity and tradition. נווה פריצקי North American IMOT offices are situated in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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