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

NEW YORK – September 8 2022, /PRNewswire/- New record breaking tourist arrivals from the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. 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 tourists from the United States in august 2022. This is 13% more than 2019.

Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner for North America. נווה פריצקי He said, “It’s so exciting to once more see an rise in tourism to Israel from America, already exceeding or even surpassing our record-breaking numbers for 2019”. “The United States is our most popular destination for tourism to Israel prior to the COVID-19 epidemic was announced, we had record-breaking tourist numbers month after month; We’re thrilled to witness such a positive shift and we anticipate an increase in the coming years and months to follow.”

נווה פריצקי Canada is in the process, as the United States, to surpass the number of tourists who visit Israel. In July 2022 Canada saw 7,200 tourists and August witnessed the number increase to 6,000.

Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada in the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We are not far off our record-setting numbers in 2019 We are hoping that this growth in the number of travelers to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians continue to feel more at ease traveling abroad.” Israel hosted more than 4.6million tourists in 2019, 969,600 of which came from the United States. Since May, when the country is now open to all tourists regardless of vaccination status over 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism authority responsible for preparing and implementing marketing and promotion initiatives that position Israel as a top travel destination. IMOT seeks to boost the number of tourists visiting Israel to boost its economic growth and enhance the visitor experience. IMOT promotes Israel’s incredible range of religious, cultural food, historic, and culinary attractions – each a perfect combination of tradition and modernity. North American IMOT offices are situated in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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