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

NEW YORK – Sept. 8th, 2022/PRNewswire• In July and August 2018, the Israel Ministry of Tourism announced record numbers of tourist arrivals from America. Israel welcomed 78,000 total travelers from the United States in July 2022 which is an increase of 4% from the year before and 71,000 travelers from the United States in August 2022 that’s an increase of 13% from 2019.

נווה פריצקי נווה פריצקי Eyal Carlin from North America was the Tourism Commissioner. “The United States is the top market for Israel inbound tourism. In fact, before the COVID-19 pandemic, we had record-breaking figures of tourist entry every month. It’s a fantastic positive change that we are happy to see and we anticipate an upward trajectory for years to be.”

Canada is not far from that of the United States of America, is set to beat the tourist numbers to Israel. The country had 7,200 visitors in July 2022 and 6,000 in visitors in August.

Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) stated that “it is thrilling to observe how Canada’s travel to Israel is booming.” נווה פריצקי “We are not far from our record in 2019 and we are anticipating that the rise in travel to Israel will continue to grow because Canadians are more comfortable traveling abroad.”

Israel has hosted more than 4.6million tourists in 2019 of which 969,600 originated from the United States. Since May that year, when Israel is now open to all tourists regardless of vaccination status, more than 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel.

Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism agency responsible for planning and implementing marketing and promotional initiatives that position Israel as a top destination for travel. IMOT seeks to boost the number of tourists visiting Israel to increase the country’s economy as well as diversify the tourist experience. IMOT highlights Israel’s vast variety of religious, cultural food, historical, and culinary attractions – each a perfect blend of modernity and tradition. North American IMOT offices are in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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