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

NEW YORK – September 8 2022, /PRNewswire/new record-breaking tourist arrivals to the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. The country welcomed 78,000 total travelers from the United States in July 2022, a 4% increase from the year before, and 71,000 total travelers from the United States in August 2022 that’s an increase of 13% from 2019.

“It is thrilling to once again see an increase in tourist numbers to Israel from the United States, already reaching and exceeding our record-breaking numbers in 2019,” stated Eyal Carlin, Tourism Commissioner for North America. “The United States is the top market for Israel inbound tourism. In fact, before the COVID-19 pandemic, we were celebrating record-breaking numbers of tourism entry every month. It’s a fantastic positive shift that we are pleased to witness and anticipate an upward trajectory for many months to follow.” Canada is also on track, as the United States, to surpass its tourist arrivals into Israel. In July 2022, Canada had 7,200 visitors while August was a record the number increase to 6,000.

Gal Hana, Consul for Canada and Director of the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that “it’s so exciting to witness how tourism in Canada is recovering.” We are still not far away from our record numbers in 2019, and we are hoping that this growth in Israel travel will continue to grow as Canadians are more comfortable traveling across the world.”

Israel has welcomed more than 4.6 million international tourists in 2019 including 969.600 coming from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all visitors, regardless if they are vaccinated. נווה פריצקי Israel has already hosted more than 600,000.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s main tourism organization. It is accountable for promotions and marketing to promote Israel as a preferred tourist destination. IMOT is aiming to promote Israel as a destination for tourists and boost economic growth. נווה פריצקי IMOT is a proponent of Israel’s vast range of historical, cultural and religious, as well as culinary and culinary attractions that blend tradition & modernity. North America has IMOT offices which are located in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto. For more information about upcoming events and attractions you can visit the IMOT website at Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to receive the latest information.