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

NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2022/PRNewswire/ — The Israel Ministry of Tourism announced today record-breaking numbers of tourists from the United States visiting Israel in the months of July and August. Israel received 78,000 visitors from the United States during July 2022 which is an increase of 4% over 2019 and 71,000 travelers from the United States during August 2022. That’s 13% growth over 2019.

Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) stated that it was exciting to observe an increase in tourism to Israel from the United States. נווה פריצקי Already surpassing our record-breaking figures for 2019, he added. “The United States is our number one market for inbound tourism for Israel. Before the COVID-19 pandemic we had record number of tourists from Israel entering Israel every month. We are thrilled to witness this positive change and expect it to continue for many months and years.”

Canada is home to 7,200 visitors in July 2022 and 6,000 in August is not much behind the United States.

Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) declared that “it is exciting to watch how Canada’s tourist to Israel is rebounding.” We are getting close to 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 are more comfortable at ease in Israel.

Israel welcomed more that 4.6 million tourists from abroad in the year 2019 including 969.600 coming from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all tourists, no matter whether they’re vaccination-free. Israel has already hosted over 600,000.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism, Israel’s central agency for tourism, is responsible for designing and conducting promotional and marketing programs to promote Israel as a popular tourist destination. IMOT aims increase tourism to Israel and improve and broaden the experience for tourists. נווה פריצקי IMOT highlights Israel’s vast variety of religious, cultural food, historic, and culinary attractions – each a perfect blend of modernity and tradition. IMOT office locations in North America are located in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, and Toronto.

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