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

NEW YORK – Sep. 8 2022 /PRNewswire/ The Israel Ministry of Tourism today announced new records for tourist arrivals in Israel from the United States in July and august. The country welcomed 78,000 Americans during July 2022. It was a 4 percent increase over the year before, while 71,000 American tourists visited Israel in August 2022.

Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) stated that it was exciting to see an increase in tourism to Israel coming from the United States. Already surpassing our record-breaking figures for 2019 he stated. “The United States is our most popular destination for tourism to Israel, and before the outbreak of COVID-19, we were celebrating record-breaking tourist numbers month after month; We’re so happy to see this positive change and expect a continued upswing for the many months and years to follow.”

Canada is set to beat Israel’s tourism arrivals 7200 tourists are expected to visit Israel in July 2022, and 6,600 in August.

נווה פריצקי Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada in the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We are getting close to our record 2019 numbers. We believe that this growth will continue to grow as Canadians are more active in traveling abroad.

Israel welcomed more than 4.6million tourists in 2019, of which 969,600 originated from the United States. נווה פריצקי Since May, when the country reopened to all travelers regardless of vaccination status, more than 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel’s tourism authority is responsible for preparing and implementing marketing and promotional initiatives that position Israel as a destination of choice. IMOT is aiming to promote Israel as a tourist destination and increase the economy. IMOT highlights Israel’s incredible variety of historical, cultural and culinary, religious and culinary experiences which are all a mix of both modernity and tradition. IMOT office locations in North America are located in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, and Toronto.

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