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 visitors from the United States who visited Israel in the months of July and August. נווה פריצקי Israel welcomed 78,000 American tourists during July 2022. This was a 4 percent increase from 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States visited Israel in August 2022.

Eyal Carlin from North America was the Tourism Commissioner. “The United States is our most popular destination for tourism to Israel prior to the COVID-19 pandemic that was sweeping the world, we were celebrating record-breaking numbers of tourism entries every month. We’re thrilled to witness this positive change and we anticipate an upswing for the months and years to be.”

Canada is set to surpass Israel’s arrivals in tourist numbers, with 7,200 tourists visiting Israel in July 2022, and 6,600 tourists in August.

“It is so exciting to see how Canada’s tourism to Israel is growing,” said Gal Hana Consul and Director of Canada for the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We are not too far away from our record numbers for 2019 We are hoping that this growth in the number of travelers to Israel will further increase as Canadians continue to feel more comfortable traveling internationally.”

נווה פריצקי Israel welcomed more that 4.6 million international visitors in the year 2019 including 969.600 of them coming from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all travelers, regardless whether they have been immunized. The country has already hosted more than 600,000.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism

The Israel Ministry of Tourism, Israel’s tourism agency, is responsible for planning and managing promotional and marketing initiatives to promote Israel as a popular travel destination. IMOT aims for increased tourist traffic to help support the Israeli economy and also diversify and enhance visitors’ experience. IMOT is a proponent of Israel’s amazing array of cultural, religious food, historic, and culinary places of interest – each offering a unique combination of tradition and modernity. North America has IMOT offices located in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto.

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