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

NEW YORK, Sept. 8th, 2022 /PRNewswire The Israel Ministry of Tourism announced today record-breaking tourism arrivals from the United States visiting Israel in the months of July and August. Israel received 78,000 visitors from the United States during July 2022 which is an increase by 4% over 2019 and 71,000 travelers from the United States during August 2022. נווה פריצקי That’s 13% increase over 2019.

Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner for North America. נווה פריצקי He said, “It’s so exciting to witness a further rise in tourism to Israel from America, already exceeding or even surpassing our record breaking numbers of 2019”. “The United States is our top market for inbound tourism to Israel and prior to the COVID-19 epidemic, we were celebrating record-breaking numbers of tourism entries month after month; We’re so happy to see such a positive shift and expect a continued upward trajectory for years and months to come.”

Canada, not too far from that of the United States of America, is poised to surpass the tourist numbers to Israel. The country had 7,200 visitors in the month of July 2022 as well as 6,000 visitors in August.

Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) stated that “it is thrilling to watch how Canada’s tourist to Israel is rebounding.” We are getting close to our record numbers for 2019, and we anticipate that this increase in travel to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians feel more at home when they travel abroad.

Israel has hosted more than 4.6million tourists in 2019, 969,600 of which were from the United States. Since May when the country was opened to all visitors regardless of vaccination status over 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel.

נווה פריצקי About the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s main tourism agency. It is in charge of promotion and marketing initiatives to promote Israel as a popular tourist destination. IMOT seeks to boost tourism to Israel to boost its economy as well as diversify the tourist experience. IMOT is a proponent of Israel’s incredible variety of cultural, historical, food and religious sites – each a wonderful combination of tradition and modernity. North America’s IMOT office locations are in New York, Los Angeles. Atlanta, Chicago, Chicago, Toronto, and Chicago. For more information on the upcoming events, check out IMOT’s site at For the most up-to-date information follow us on Twitter and Facebook.