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 received 78,000 tourists from the United States in July 2022 that’s a 4 percent increase from the year before and 71,000 total visitors from the United States in August 2022, a 13% increase from 2019.

Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner. נווה פריצקי He stated, “It’s so exciting to witness a further increasing number of tourists visiting Israel from America, which is already in the process of surpassing or exceeding our record breaking numbers of 2019”. “The United States is our top market for inbound tourism to Israel, and before the outbreak of COVID-19 was announced, we had record-breaking tourism entry numbers every month. We’re thrilled to witness this positive change and anticipate a steady upward trajectory for years and months to be.”

Canada, not too far behind the United States of America, is on track for surpassing the number of tourists visiting Israel. The country had 7,200 visitors in the month of July 2022 as well as 6,000 tourists in August.

“It is thrilling to see how tourism from Canada to Israel is rebounding,” said Gal Hana Director and Consul for Canada for the Israel Ministry of Tourism. נווה פריצקי “We are not too far away from our record in 2019, and we anticipate that the increase in travel to Israel will continue to grow because Canadians feel more confident traveling abroad.”

Israel received more than 4.6 million international tourists in 2019 and this included 969.600 being from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all visitors, regardless whether they’re vaccination-free. נווה פריצקי Israel already has hosted more than 600,000 visitors.

Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism, Israel’s central agency for tourism, is responsible for planning and executing marketing and promotional programs to promote Israel as a popular travel destination. IMOT is aiming to increase the number of tourists visiting Israel and improve and broaden the experience for tourists. IMOT promotes Israel’s incredible variety of religious, cultural, culinary, and historical attractions – each a perfect combination of tradition and modernity. The IMOT offices for North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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