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

NEW YORK – Sep. 8 2022, /PRNewswire/ The Israel Ministry of Tourism today unveiled new records for the number of tourists coming in Israel from the United States in July and August. Israel received 78,000 visitors from the United States for July 2022. נווה פריצקי This is a 4 percent increase over the year before, and 71,000 tourists from the United States for August 2022. This represents an increase of 13% over 2019.

Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) declared that it was exciting to see an increase in tourism to Israel from the United States. Already surpassing our record-breaking figures for 2019, he added. “The United States has been our largest source of tourism for Israel inbound. נווה פריצקי Before the COVID-19 outbreak, we were celebrating record figures of the number of tourists entering Israel each month.

Canada is also on track, as the United States, to surpass the amount of tourists that visit Israel. In July 2022, Canada received 7,200 visitors and August witnessed 6,000.

Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director for Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that it was exciting to see Canada’s tourism to Israel rebounding. “We are near our record 2019 numbers. We believe that this increase will continue as Canadians travel more abroad.

Israel received more tourists from all over the world during the year 2019 than any other nation. 969 600 of these were Americans. Israel’s official reopening to all travelers was May 2018. Israel has been home to over 600,400 US tourists since the time of opening.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel’s tourist authority. It is responsible for planning and executing promotions and marketing initiatives to create Israel an ideal destination for travel. IMOT seeks to boost tourism to Israel to help boost the economy and diversify the visitor experience. נווה פריצקי IMOT helps promote Israel’s diverse array of cultural, historical and culinary places of interest – each offering the perfect blend of modernity and tradition. The North American IMOT offices are in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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