Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record-Breaking Tourism Entry Numbers from the United States

NEW YORK – Sept. 8 2022, /PRNewswire/ Today the Israel Ministry of Tourism revealed record-breaking numbers of travelers from the United States who visited Israel during the months of July and August. נווה פריצקי Israel welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States for July 2022. This is a four% rise over 2019, and 71,000 visitors from the United States for August 2022. This is an increase of 13% over the year before.

Eyal Carlin from North America was the Tourism Commissioner. “The United States is our most popular destination for tourism to Israel, and before the outbreak of COVID-19 was announced, we had record-breaking tourist numbers month after month; We’re thrilled to witness such a positive shift and expect a continued upward trajectory for years and months to follow.”

נווה פריצקי Canada, which has 7,200 tourists in July 2022 and 6,000 in August, isn’t much behind the United States. “It is thrilling to see how tourism from Canada to Israel is growing,” said Gal Hana, Consul and Director for Canada of the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We aren’t too far from 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 at ease traveling abroad.”

Israel received more tourists from all over the world in the year 2019 than any other country. 969 600 of these were Americans. Israel’s official reopening for travellers from May 2018. The country has already received over 600,400 US travellers since that time.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism, Israel’s central agency for tourism, is responsible for planning and executing marketing and promotional programs to increase awareness of Israel as a popular tourist destination. IMOT is aiming to increase tourism traffic in order to help support the Israeli economy as well as to diversify and improve the visitor experience. IMOT highlights Israel’s vast array of cultural, religious, culinary, and historical places of interest – each offering a unique combination of tradition and modernity. נווה פריצקי נווה פריצקי The North American IMOT offices are situated in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto. For information on forthcoming events and attractions in Israel you can visit IMOT’s site at Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to stay up-to-date with the latest information.