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

NEW YORK – Sep. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Israel Ministry of Tourism today unveiled new records for the number of tourists coming to Israel from the United States in July and august. Israel received 78,000 visitors from the United States for July 2022. This represents a 4% rise over 2019, and 71,000 tourists from the United States for August 2022. This represents an increase of 13% from 2019.

Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner. נווה פריצקי He stated, “It’s so exciting to once more see an increasing number of tourists visiting Israel from America, already exceeding or even surpassing our record-breaking numbers for 2019”. “The United States is our number one destination for our inbound tourism to Israel. Before the COVID-19 epidemic, we had record-breaking numbers of tourists from Israel visiting Israel each month. We are so happy to have witnessed such a positive shift, and we expect it to continue throughout the months and years to come.”

Canada is on track to surpass Israel’s arrivals in tourist numbers 7200 tourists are expected to visit Israel in July 2022, and 6,600 in August.

“It is exciting to see how Canada’s tourism to Israel is growing,” said Gal Hana Director and Consul for Canada of the Israel Ministry of Tourism. We’re still not away from our record-setting 2019 numbers and we expect that this growth in Israel travel will continue to grow as Canadians feel more comfortable travelling 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 travelers, regardless whether they’re immunized. Israel already has hosted more than 600,000 visitors. Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
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