Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record-Breaking Tourism Entry Counts from the United States

NEW YORK – September 8 2022, /PRNewswire/new record-breaking tourism arrivals from the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. The country received 78,000 tourists from the United States in July 2022, a 4% increase from the year before and 71,000 total visitors from the United States in August 2022 which is an increase of 13% from 2019. Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner. He said, “It’s so exciting to witness a further increase of tourism to Israel from America, which is already reaching or surpassing our record-breaking numbers for 2019”. “The United States is the top market for Israel inbound tourism. נווה פריצקי Prior to the COVID-19 Pandemichit, we were celebrating record breaking numbers of tourists entering the country each month. This is a positive shift that we are very happy about and expect an upward trend for many months to follow.”

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 to Canada and Director of Canada for Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that it was exciting to see tourism from Canada to Israel returning. We’re close to reaching our record-setting numbers for the year 2019, and we are anticipating that this increase in travel to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians feel more at ease when they travel abroad.

Israel welcomed more that 4.6 million international tourists in 2019, with 969.600 of them coming from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all visitors, regardless whether they have been immunized. The country already has hosted more than 600,000 visitors.

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