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

NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2022/PRNewswire The Israel Ministry of Tourism announced today record-breaking numbers of tourists from the United States visiting Israel in the months of July and August. The country welcomed 78,000 Americans in July 2022. It was a 4 percent increase over the year before seven thousand tourists from America visited Israel in August 2022.

Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner. He said, “It’s so exciting to again see an rise in tourism to Israel from the United States, and already in the process of surpassing or exceeding our record-breaking numbers for 2019”. “The United States is our number one market for travel to Israel and prior to the COVID-19 epidemic that was sweeping the world, we were celebrating record-breaking tourist numbers month after month; We’re so happy to see such a positive shift and expect a continued increase in the coming months and years to come.” Canada is not far behind the United States of America, is on track for surpassing the number of tourists visiting Israel. נווה פריצקי The country had 7,200 visitors in the month of July 2022 as well as 6,000 tourists in August.

Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) said that “it is exciting to observe how Canada’s travel to Israel is growing.” “We aren’t far off our record in 2019 and we expect that the growth in travels to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians are more comfortable traveling across the globe.”

Israel welcomed more tourists from all over the world in 2019 than any other country. 969 600 were Americans. Israel’s official opening for all travelers was May 2018. Israel has received over 600,400 US travellers since that time. About the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism agency. It is accountable for promotion and marketing initiatives to promote Israel as a popular tourist destination. IMOT aims to increase the number of tourists visiting Israel to help the economy of Israel, and also to increase and diversify the visitor experience. IMOT is dedicated to promoting Israel’s impressive assortment of cultural, historical, culinary, and religious places of interest – each offering the perfect blend of tradition and modernity. North America has IMOT offices situated in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto.

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