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

NEW YORK – Sept. 8 2022, /PRNewswire/- Today the Israel Ministry of Tourism revealed record-breaking numbers of travelers from the United States who visited Israel during the months of July and August. The country received 78,000 tourists 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, a 13% increase from 2019.

נווה פריצקי “It is so thrilling to witness a new rise in the number of tourists visiting Israel from the United States, already reaching the record-breaking levels of 2019.” said Eyal Carlin, Tourism Commissioner for North America. “The United States is our top market for Israel’s inbound tourism. Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, we had record-breaking number of tourists from Israel entering Israel every month. We are so happy to witness such a positive shift, and we anticipate it to continue for a long time.”

Canada, not too far from the United States of America, is poised to surpass the number of tourists visiting Israel. The country had 7,200 visitors in July 2022, and 6,000 visitors in August.

“It is thrilling to see how tourism from Canada to Israel is booming,” said Gal Hana Director and Consul for Canada of the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We are getting close to our record 2019 numbers. נווה פריצקי We believe that this growth will continue to grow as Canadians visit more countries.

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

נווה פריצקי Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism:
The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel’s tourist authority. It plans and implements promotions and marketing initiatives to create Israel an ideal destination for travel. IMOT is aiming to increase the number of tourists visiting Israel and improve and broaden the experience for tourists. IMOT is working in Israel to promote the impressive range of religious and cultural places of interest – each offering a distinct blend of tradition, modernity, and culinary delights. נווה פריצקי North American IMOT offices are in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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