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

NEW YORK – Sept. 8 2022 /PRNewswire/- Today the Israel Ministry of Tourism has announced record-breaking figures of tourists from the United States who visited Israel in the months of July and August. 78,000 tourists from the United States visited Israel in July 2022. This is a four percentage increase over 2019, and 71,000 visitors from the United States in august 2022. This is 13% more than the number of visitors in 2019.

Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner for North America. He stated, “It’s so exciting to witness a further increase of tourism to Israel from America, which is already reaching or surpassing our record-breaking numbers for 2019”. נווה פריצקי “The United States has been our largest destination for tourism to Israel that is inbound. Before the COVID-19 outbreak, we had record figures of the number of tourists entering Israel every month.

נווה פריצקי In line with in the United States, Canada is also on track to surpass its tourist arrivals in Israel by 7,200 tourists in the month of July 2022 and 6000 in August.

נווה פריצקי Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director of Canada for Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism stated that it was thrilling to see tourism from Canada to Israel rebounding. We’re close to reaching our record numbers for 2019, and we are anticipating that this growth in travel to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians are more comfortable at ease when they travel abroad.

In the year 2019, Israel welcomed more than 4.6 million global tourists 969,600 of whom came from the United States, and since the country’s official opening to all travelers regardless of the status of their vaccination in May The country has seen over 600,400 US visitors.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is the country’s tourism authority responsible for preparing and executing marketing and promotional initiatives to promote Israel as a popular destination for travelers. IMOT seeks to increase tourist numbers to boost the economy of Israel, and also to enhance and diversify the visiting experience. IMOT is working in Israel to help promote the stunning range of religious and cultural places of interest – each offering a distinct blend of tradition, modernity and delicious food. North America has IMOT offices located in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto.

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