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

NEW YORK – Sep. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Israel Ministry of Tourism today released new records for the number of tourists coming in Israel from the United States in July and August. Israel welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States in July 2022 which is an increase of 4% from 2019, and 71,000 total travelers from the United States in August 2022, a 13% increase from 2019.

Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner. “It is exciting to once again witness an increase in tourism Israel from the United States. Already reaching and exceeding our record-breaking number in 2019,” he stated. “The United States has been the most important market for Israel’s tourism inbound. Prior to the outbreak of COVID-19, we were celebrating record numbers of Israel’s tourism entry every month.

נווה פריצקי Just like in the United States, Canada is also on track to exceed its tourist arrivals in Israel with 7,200 visitors in July 2022 , and 6,600 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 rebounding.” We’re not too far away from our record numbers in 2019, and we are hoping that this growth in Israel travel will continue to grow as Canadians are more comfortable traveling abroad.”

נווה פריצקי נווה פריצקי Israel welcomed more that 4.6 million tourists from abroad in the year 2019, with 969.600 of them coming from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all visitors, regardless whether they’re vaccinated. Israel already has hosted more than 600,000 visitors.

נווה פריצקי Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism, Israel’s national agency for tourism designing and executing marketing and promotional programs to advertise Israel as a popular tourist destination. IMOT seeks to boost tourism to help support the Israeli economy and diversify and enhance visitors’ experience. IMOT promotes Israel’s remarkable range of historical, cultural, food and religious sites – each a wonderful combination of tradition and modernity. נווה פריצקי North America has IMOT offices which are located in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto.

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