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 to Israel from the United States in July and August. 78,000 tourists from the United States visited Israel in July 2022. This is a 4 percentage increase over 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States in august 2022. נווה פריצקי This is 13% more than the number of visitors in 2019.

נווה פריצקי Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner for North America. He stated, “It’s so exciting to witness a further rise in tourism to Israel from America, already exceeding or even surpassing our record breaking numbers of 2019”. “The United States is the top market for Israel inbound tourism. In fact, before the COVID-19 Pandemichit, we were celebrating record-breaking numbers of tourists entering the country month after month. It’s a great positive trend that we’re very happy about and expect an upward trend for months to come.”

Canada is in the process, as the United States, to surpass the number of tourists who visit Israel. In July 2022, Canada saw 7,200 tourists and August saw the number increase to 6,000.

Gal Hana, Consul for Canada and Director of the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that “it’s amazing to see how tourism in Canada is recovering.” “We are not too far away from our record numbers for 2019 and we anticipate that this growth in travel to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians continue to feel more confident about traveling abroad.”

נווה פריצקי נווה פריצקי נווה פריצקי In the year 2019, Israel welcomed more than 4.6 million global tourists 969,600 of whom came from the United States, and since its official reopening to any traveler regardless of vaccination status in May of this year Israel has seen over 600,400 US tourists. Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
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