Neve Paritzki Israel is celebrating record-breaking tourism entry The numbers come from the United States

NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2022/PRNewswire– The Israel Ministry of Tourism announced today record-breaking numbers of tourists 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 represents a 4% increase over 2019, and 71,000 visitors from the United States in august 2022. This is 13% higher than in the year 2019.

“It is so exciting to once again see an increase in tourist numbers to Israel from the United States, already reaching and surpassing our record-breaking numbers for the year 2019” said Eyal Carlin, Tourism Commissioner for North America. “The United States remains our biggest market for tourism to Israel. Before the COVID-19 epidemic, we were celebrating record-breaking tourism numbers each month. We are delighted to see this positive shift and are expecting an upward trend that will continue for months and even years. Canada is home to 7,200 visitors in July 2022 and 6,000 in August isn’t too far behind the United States.

Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director of Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that it was exciting to see tourism from Canada to Israel returning. “We are not far off our record numbers for 2019 and we anticipate that this increase in the number of travelers to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians continue to feel more comfortable traveling abroad.”

נווה פריצקי Israel welcomed more than 4.6million tourists in 2019, 969,600 of which were from the United States. Since May, when the country is now open to all tourists regardless of vaccination status over 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT), Israel’s tourism agency, is responsible for planning and implementing marketing and promotional initiatives to establish Israel as a destination of choice. IMOT is aiming to increase the number of tourists visiting Israel to boost its economic growth and enhance the visitor experience. IMOT promotes Israel’s amazing variety of historical, cultural and culinary, religious and culinary experiences that blend both modernity and tradition. The IMOT offices North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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