Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record Breaking Tourism Entry Numbers – United States

NEW YORK – September 8 2022, /PRNewswire/- New record breaking tourist arrivals to the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. The country welcomed 78,000 travelers from the United States in July 2022 which is an increase of 4% from 2019 and 71,000 total visitors from the United States in August 2022 that’s an increase of 13% from the year before.

Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) stated that it was exciting to see an increase in tourism to Israel from the United States. Already surpassing our record-breaking figures for 2019, he said. נווה פריצקי “The United States is our most popular destination for tourism to Israel prior to the outbreak of COVID-19, we were celebrating record-breaking tourism entry numbers each month. We’re thrilled to witness such a positive shift and we anticipate an upswing for the many months and years to follow.” Canada is in the process, as the United States, to surpass the number of tourists who visit Israel. In July 2022, Canada received 7,200 visitors and August saw 6,600.

Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) declared that “it is so exciting to observe how Canada’s travel to Israel is growing.” “We are not too far away from our record in 2019, and we anticipate that the growth in travels to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians feel more confident traveling across the globe.”

Israel received more than 4.6 million international visitors in 2019 including 969.600 of them coming from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all visitors, regardless if they are vaccination-free. It has already hosted more than 600,000.

Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism, Israel’s tourism agency, is responsible for planning and managing promotional and marketing initiatives to promote Israel as a popular tourist destination. IMOT is aiming to increase tourism to Israel to boost its economy and diversify the visitor experience. IMOT is a proponent of Israel’s amazing variety of religious, cultural food, historic, and culinary attractions – each a perfect blend of modernity and tradition. North America has IMOT offices situated in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto.

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