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

NEW YORK – September 8 2022- New record breaking tourist arrivals to the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. נווה פריצקי Israel welcomed 78,000 total travelers from the United States in July 2022, a 4% increase from the year before and 71,000 travelers from the United States in August 2022 that’s an increase of 13% from the year before.

נווה פריצקי “It is so thrilling to witness a new increase in tourist numbers to Israel from the United States, already reaching and surpassing our record-breaking numbers for the year 2019” said Eyal Carlin, Tourism Commissioner for North America. “The United States has been our largest destination for tourism to Israel that is inbound. Prior to the COVID-19 outbreak we were celebrating record number of Israeli tourism entries each month.

Canada is on track to surpass Israel’s arrivals in tourist numbers 7200 tourists are expected to visit Israel in July 2022 and 6,600 in August.

Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada within the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We aren’t far off our record 2019 and we expect that the rise in travel to Israel will continue to increase because Canadians feel more confident about traveling internationally.”

Israel has welcomed more than 4.6 million tourists in 2019. 969,600 came from the United States. The country’s officially reopening to travelers in May was a success, with more than 600,000.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism:
The Israel Ministry of Tourism, Israel’s national agency for tourism creating and managing promotional and marketing initiatives to increase awareness of Israel as a favored travel destination. IMOT aims increase tourism to Israel and improve and broaden the experience for tourists. IMOT promotes Israel’s amazing array of cultural, historical and culinary, religious and culinary destinations – each a blend of both modernity and tradition. The IMOT offices North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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