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

NEW YORK – September 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -Record-breaking tourist arrivals to the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. The country welcomed 78,000 visitors from the United States for July 2022. נווה פריצקי This represents a 4% rise over 2019, and 71,000 visitors from the United States for August 2022. נווה פריצקי This is an increase of 13% over the year before.

Eyal Carlin from North America was the Tourism Commissioner. נווה פריצקי “The United States is the top market for Israel inbound tourism. In fact, before the COVID-19 Pandemic, we were celebrating record-breaking numbers of tourists entering the country every month. It’s a fantastic positive trend that we’re happy to see and we anticipate an upward trajectory for years to follow.”

Canada is poised to surpass Israel’s tourist arrivals, with 7,200 tourists visiting Israel in the month of July 2022 and 6,600 tourists in August.

Gal Hana, Consul for Canada and Director of the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that “it’s thrilling to observe how tourism in Canada is recovering.” “We are not too far away from our record numbers for 2019, and we are anticipating that this growth in tourism to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians remain at ease travelling abroad.”

Israel welcomed more than 4.6million tourists in 2019, of which 969,600 came from the United States. Since May that year, when Israel reopened to all travelers regardless of vaccination status More than 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel’s main tourism agency responsible for planning and implementing marketing and promotion initiatives that position Israel as a top destination for travelers. IMOT strives to increase awareness of Israel as a popular tourist destination and boost the economy. IMOT promotes Israel’s remarkable range of historical, cultural, tourist attractions, culinary and religious – each a wonderful blend of modernity and tradition. North America’s IMOT offices are located in New York, Los Angeles. Atlanta, Chicago, Chicago, Toronto, and Chicago.

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