Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record Breaking Tourism Entry Numbers United States

NEW YORK – Sept. 8th, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — In July and August of 2018, the Israel Ministry of Tourism announced record numbers of tourist arrivals from America. The country welcomed 78,000 visitors from the United States for July 2022. This is a 4 percent increase over the year before, and 71,000 tourists from the United States for August 2022. This represents a 13% improvement from the year before.

Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner. https:/ “It is exciting to see a new growth in tourism to Israel from the United States. Already reaching the record-breaking numbers of the year 2019,” he stated. “The United States has been our most important source of tourism for Israel inbound. Prior to the outbreak of COVID-19, we had record numbers of Israel’s tourism entry each month. Canada is also on track, just like the United States, to surpass the amount of tourists that visit Israel. In July 2022 Canada saw 7,200 tourists and August was a record 6,000.

Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) said that “it is so exciting to watch how Canada’s tourist to Israel is growing.” נווה פריצקי “We aren’t far off our record 2019 and we expect that the increase in travel to Israel will continue to grow because Canadians are more comfortable traveling abroad.”

In the year 2019, Israel welcomed more than 4.6 million global tourists, 969,600 of them coming from the United States, and since its official reopening to any traveler regardless of the status of their vaccination in May, the country has already seen over 600,400 US tourists.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism, Israel’s central agency for tourism, is responsible for planning and managing promotional and marketing initiatives to promote Israel as a popular tourist destination. IMOT strives to increase awareness of Israel as a popular tourist destination and increase economic growth. נווה פריצקי IMOT operates in Israel to promote the amazing array of cultural and religious attractions – each a unique blend of tradition, modernity and delicious food. The North American IMOT offices are located in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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