Neve Paritzki Israel celebrates record-breaking tourism entry Counts from the United States

NEW YORK – Sept. 8th, 2022 /PRNewswire• In July and August 2018, the Israel Ministry of Tourism announced record numbers of visitors from America. The country welcomed 78,000 Americans in July 2022. It was a four percent increase over 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States visited Israel in August 2022.

נווה פריצקי Eyal Carlin from North America was the Tourism Commissioner. “The United States is our most important market for inbound tourism for Israel. Before the COVID-19 pandemic we had record numbers of Israeli tourists entering Israel every month. We are extremely happy to witness such a positive shift, and we anticipate it to continue for a long time.”

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

Gal Hana, Consul for Canada and Director of the Israel Ministry of Tourism declared that “it’s so exciting to witness how Canada’s tourism is rebounding.” “We are not far from our record in 2019 and we expect that the rise in travel to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians feel more confident about traveling abroad.”

Israel received more than 4.6 million international visitors in 2019 including 969.600 being from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all travelers, regardless whether they’re immunized. Israel has already hosted over 600,000.

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