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 unveiled new records for arrivals of tourists to Israel from the United States in July and August. Israel welcomed 78,000 American tourists 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 increase in tourism to Israel from the United States, already reaching and surpassing our record-breaking numbers in 2019.” stated Eyal Carlin, Tourism Commissioner for North America. “The United States remains our most important market for Israel-bound tourism. Prior to the COVID-19 outbreak there was a record-breaking number of tourist entry numbers every month. We are thrilled to witness this change and are expecting an ongoing upward trend for months and even years.

נווה פריצקי Canada, not too far from that of the United States of America, is on track for surpassing the tourist numbers to Israel. נווה פריצקי The country had 7,200 visitors in July 2022 and 6,000 in visitors in August. “It is so exciting to see how the Canadian tourism to Israel is growing,” said Gal Hana Consul and Director of Canada for the Israel Ministry of Tourism. We’re not too far away from our record numbers for 2019, and we anticipate that this growth in Israel travel will continue to grow as Canadians feel more comfortable travelling across the world.”

Israel has welcomed more than 4.6 million tourists from abroad in the year 2019, with 969.600 coming from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all visitors, regardless whether they have been vaccination-free. נווה פריצקי Israel already has hosted more than 600,000 visitors.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism, Israel’s tourism agency, is responsible for planning and conducting promotional and marketing programs to advertise Israel as a favored travel destination. IMOT seeks to increase the number of tourists visiting Israel to help Israel’s economy, and to increase and diversify the visitor experience. IMOT is working in Israel to promote the impressive array of cultural and religious places of interest – each offering a distinct mix of modernity, tradition and delicious food. The IMOT offices for North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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