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

NEW YORK – September 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -Record-breaking tourist arrivals to the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. Israel welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States for July 2022. This represents a 4% rise over 2019, and 71,000 tourists from the United States for August 2022. This is an increase of 13% over the year before. Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) declared that it was thrilling to witness the growth in Israeli tourism from the United States. Already surpassing our record-breaking figures for 2019, he said. “The United States is the most popular destination for Israel inbound tourism. In fact, before the COVID-19 Pandemichit, we were celebrating record-breaking numbers of tourists entering the country every month. It’s a fantastic positive change that we are very happy about and anticipate an upward trajectory for years to follow.”

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

Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada within the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We aren’t far off our record 2019, and we anticipate that the rise in travel to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians are more comfortable traveling internationally.”

Israel welcomed over 4.6 million visitors in the year 2019. 969,600 came from the United States. The country’s official reopening for all tourists in May saw more than 600,000.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism:
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism organization. It is accountable for marketing and promotional initiatives to establish Israel as a preferred tourist destination. IMOT strives to promote Israel as a popular tourist destination and increase the economy. IMOT promotes Israel’s remarkable range of historical, cultural, tourist attractions, culinary and religious which are all a delightful combination of modernity and tradition. IMOT offices in North America are located in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, and Toronto. For details on forthcoming events and activities in Israel go to IMOT’s site at To get the latest news, join us on Twitter, Instagram as well as Pinterest.