Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record-Breaking Tourism Entry From the USA

NEW YORK, Sept. 8th, 2022 /PRNewswire– The Israel Ministry of Tourism announced today new record-breaking tourist arrivals from the United States visiting Israel in the months of July and August. נווה פריצקי Israel welcomed 78,000 American tourists in July 2022. It was a 4 percent increase over 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States visited Israel in August 2022.

נווה פריצקי Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner for North America. He stated, “It’s so exciting to again see an rise in tourism to Israel from America, already in the process of surpassing or exceeding the record-breaking numbers we saw in 2019”. נווה פריצקי “The United States is our top destination for our inbound tourism to Israel. Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, we had record numbers of Israeli tourists entering Israel each month. We are extremely happy to witness such a positive shift, and we expect this trend to last throughout the months and years to come.”

Canada is in the process, like the United States, to surpass its tourist arrivals into Israel. נווה פריצקי In July 2022, Canada had 7,200 visitors while August was a record 6,600.

Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada within the Israel Ministry of Tourism. We are still not away from our record-setting numbers for 2019, and we anticipate that this growth in Israel travel will continue to increase as Canadians feel more comfortable travelling internationally.”

Israel welcomed over 4.6 million visitors in the year 2019. 969,600 came from the United States. The country’s official reopening to all travelers in May has seen more than 600,000.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism:
The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel’s tourism authority. It is responsible for planning and executing promotions and marketing initiatives to make Israel the top destination for tourists. IMOT is aiming to increase tourism traffic in order to boost the economy of Israel and also diversify and enhance visitors’ experience. IMOT promotes Israel’s amazing array of cultural, historical and religious, as well as culinary and culinary destinations – each a blend of traditional and modern. North America has IMOT offices which are located in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto.

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