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

NEW YORK – Sept. 8th, 2022 /PRNewswire• In July and August of 2018 the Israel Ministry of Tourism reported record numbers of visitors from America. The country welcomed 78,000 Americans during July 2022. It was a four percent increase over 2019 seven thousand tourists from America visited Israel in August 2022.

“It is thrilling to once again see an rise in the number of tourists visiting Israel from the United States, already reaching and exceeding our record-breaking numbers for the year 2019” stated Eyal Carlin, Tourism Commissioner for North America. “The United States has been our largest source of tourism for Israel inbound. Prior to the outbreak of COVID-19, we had record figures of the number of tourists entering Israel each month.

נווה פריצקי Canada which isn’t too far from that of the United States of America, is set to beat the tourist numbers to Israel. It reached 7,200 visitors in the month of July 2022 as well as 6,000 August.

נווה פריצקי Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director of Canada for Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism stated that it was exciting to see Canada’s tourism to Israel growing. “We aren’t far off our record 2019, and we anticipate that the growth in travels to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians feel more confident about traveling abroad.”

Israel welcomed more than 4.6million tourists in 2019 of which 969,600 were from the United States. נווה פריצקי Since May when the country was is now open to all tourists regardless of vaccination status over 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel. About the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel’s national tourist agency. It is responsible for planning and executing marketing and promotion activities to make Israel an ideal destination for travel. IMOT aims promote Israel as a destination for tourists and increase economic growth. IMOT promotes Israel’s amazing range of historical, cultural and religious, as well as culinary and culinary attractions that blend both modernity and tradition. The IMOT offices North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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