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

NEW YORK – Sept. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ – Today, the Israel Ministry of Tourism revealed record-breaking numbers of travelers from the United States who visited Israel in July and August. 78,000 tourists from the United States visited Israel in July 2022. This represents a 4 percent increase over the year before and 71,000 visitors from the United States in august 2022. This is 13% higher than in the year 2019.

Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) declared that it was exciting to see the growth in Israeli tourism coming from the United States. Already surpassing the record-breaking numbers of 2019, he said. “The United States is the top market for Israel inbound tourism. Prior to the COVID-19 Pandemichit, we were celebrating record breaking numbers of tourism entry every month. It’s a fantastic positive trend that we’re happy to see and we anticipate an upward trajectory for years to be.”

Canada is also on track, just like the United States, to surpass the number of tourists who visit Israel. נווה פריצקי In July 2022, Canada saw 7,200 tourists and August witnessed the number increase to 6,000.

Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) said that “it is exciting to see how Canada’s tourism to Israel is growing.” “We are getting close to our record-setting numbers in 2019. We anticipate that this increase will continue as Canadians visit more countries.

Israel hosted more than 4.6million tourists in 2019, 969,600 of which were from the United States. Since May when the country was is now open to all tourists regardless of vaccination status, more than 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel. Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism organization. נווה פריצקי It is accountable for promotion and marketing initiatives to promote Israel as a top tourist destination. IMOT hopes to boost tourism to Israel as well as enhance and diversify the tourist experience. IMOT is a proponent of Israel’s incredible array of historical, cultural tourist attractions, culinary and religious which are all a delightful combination of modernity and tradition. The IMOT offices in North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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