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

NEW YORK – Sept. 8th, 2022/PRNewswirein July and August 2018, the Israel Ministry of Tourism recorded record numbers of tourist arrivals from America. The country welcomed 78,000 visitors from the United States for July 2022. This is a 4% rise over 2019, and 71,000 visitors from the United States for August 2022. This represents an increase of 13% from the year before. “It is thrilling to once again see an increase in tourist numbers to Israel from the United States, already reaching and surpassing our record-breaking numbers of 2019.” stated Eyal Carlin, Tourism Commissioner for North America. “The United States is our number one market for travel to Israel and prior to the COVID-19 pandemic was announced, we had record-breaking numbers of tourism entries each month. נווה פריצקי We’re thrilled to witness an improvement in the trend and anticipate a steady increase in the coming years and months to follow.”

Not far behind in the United States, Canada is also on track to exceed the number of tourists visiting Israel by 7,200 tourists in the month of July 2022 and 6,000 in August.

Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) declared that “it is exciting to watch how Canada’s tourist to Israel is booming.” “We aren’t far off our record 2019 and we expect that the increase in travel to Israel will continue to grow because Canadians are more comfortable traveling abroad.”

Israel welcomed more than 4.6million visitors in the year 2019, of which 969,600 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 about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s main tourism agency. נווה פריצקי It is accountable for marketing and promotional initiatives to establish Israel as a popular tourist destination. IMOT is aiming to in promoting Israel as a tourist destination and increase the economy. IMOT is working in Israel to help promote the stunning variety of religious and cultural attractions – each a unique combination of modernity, tradition, and culinary delights. IMOT offices in North America are located in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, and Toronto.

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