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 welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States for July 2022. This is a four% rise over 2019, and 71,000 visitors from the United States for August 2022. This represents an increase of 13% over 2019.

Eyal Carlin from North America was the Tourism Commissioner. “The United States is the most popular destination for Israel inbound tourism. In fact, before the COVID-19 pandemic, we were celebrating record breaking figures of tourist entry each month. It’s a great positive trend that we’re happy to see and we anticipate an upward trajectory for years to be.”

Not far behind the United States, Canada is in the process of surpassing its tourist arrivals in Israel by 7,200 tourists in the month of July 2022 and 6,600 in August.

Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) stated that “it is so exciting to see how Canada’s tourism to Israel is rebounding.” נווה פריצקי We’re not too far from our record 2019 numbers and we expect that this increase in Israel travel will continue to grow as Canadians are more comfortable traveling internationally.” In the year 2019, Israel welcomed more than 4.6 million global tourists 969,600 of whom came from the United States, and since the country’s official opening to all travelers regardless of vaccination status in May The country has witnessed more than 600,400 US travelers.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism:
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