Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record-Breaking Tourism Entry Numbers from USA

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

Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner for North America. “It is thrilling to once again witness an rise in tourism to Israel from the United States. Already reaching and exceeding our record-breaking number of 2019,” he stated. “The United States is our top market for inbound tourism to Israel and prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, we were celebrating record-breaking numbers of tourism entries each month. We’re extremely pleased to witness this positive change and expect a continued upswing for the many months and years to be.” Canada with 7,200 tourists in July 2022, and 6,000 in August is not far behind the United States.

Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada in the Israel Ministry of Tourism. נווה פריצקי “We are close to our record-setting numbers in 2019. We anticipate that this trend will continue to grow as Canadians visit more countries.

Israel received more tourists from all over the world in the year 2019 than any other country. 969 600 of them were American. Israel’s official opening for all travelers was May 2018. The country has already received over 600,400 US tourists since the time of opening.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism, Israel’s tourism agency, is responsible for creating and conducting promotional and marketing programs to increase awareness of Israel as a popular tourist destination. IMOT is aiming to increase awareness of Israel as a destination for tourists and boost the economy. IMOT highlights Israel’s incredible array of cultural, historical and religious, as well as culinary and culinary attractions that blend both modernity and tradition. North American IMOT offices are situated in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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