Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record-Break Tourism Entry Indicators from the United States

NEW YORK – Sept. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ – Today, the Israel Ministry of Tourism announced record-breaking numbers of tourists from the United States who visited Israel in the months of July and August. Israel received 78,000 visitors from the United States for July 2022. This is a 4% rise over 2019, and 71,000 tourists from the United States for August 2022. נווה פריצקי This is an increase of 13% over 2019.

Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) said it was thrilling to witness the growth in Israeli tourism coming from the United States. Already surpassing our record-breaking numbers for 2019, he said. “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 tourists entering the country every month. It’s a great positive trend that we’re happy to see and we anticipate an upward trajectory for months to come.”

Canada, which has 7,200 tourists in July 2022, and 6,000 in August, isn’t far from the United States.

Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada in the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We are getting close to our record-setting numbers in 2019. We expect that this trend will continue to grow as Canadians visit more countries.

In the year 2019, Israel welcomed more than 4.6 million global tourists including 969,600 from the United States, and since its official reopening for everyone regardless of their vaccination status in May of this year Israel has seen more than 600,400 US travelers.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel’s national tourist agency. נווה פריצקי It plans and implements promotions and marketing activities to create Israel the top destination for tourists. IMOT hopes to boost tourism to Israel as well as enhance and diversify the tourism experience. IMOT works to promote Israel’s diverse array of cultural, historical, culinary, and religious tourist attractions, each offering perfect mix of tradition and modernity. North American IMOT offices are located in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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