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

NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire The Israel Ministry of Tourism announced today new record-breaking tourist arrivals from the United States visiting Israel in the months of July and August. The country welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States in July 2022 that’s a 4 percent increase from 2019 and 71,000 travelers from the United States in August 2022 which is an increase of 13% from the year before.

נווה פריצקי נווה פריצקי נווה פריצקי Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) said it was exciting to see an increase in tourism to Israel from the United States. Already surpassing our record-breaking figures for 2019, he said. “The United States is our most important market for Israel’s inbound tourism. Before the COVID-19 epidemic, we saw record-breaking numbers of tourists from Israel visiting Israel each month. We are extremely happy to witness this positive change, and we expect it to continue for many months and years.”

Canada with 7,200 tourists in July 2022 and 6,000 tourists in August, isn’t too much behind the United States.

Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) declared that “it is so exciting to observe how Canada’s travel to Israel is booming.” “We are close to our record 2019 numbers. We believe that this growth will continue as Canadians visit more countries. In the year 2019, Israel welcomed more than 4.6 million international tourists 969,600 of whom came from the United States, and since its official reopening for everyone regardless of their the status of their vaccination in May of this year, the country has already witnessed more than 600,400 US tourists.

Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism organization. It is accountable for marketing and promotional initiatives to establish Israel as a popular tourist destination. IMOT is aiming to increase tourism to Israel to help boost the economic growth and enhance the visitor experience. נווה פריצקי IMOT operates in Israel to promote the amazing range of religious and cultural attractions – each a unique blend of tradition, modernity and culinary delights. The IMOT offices for North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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