Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record Breaking Tourism Entry Numbers United States

NEW YORK – Sept. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ – Today the Israel Ministry of Tourism announced record-breaking numbers of travelers from the United States who visited Israel during the months of July and August. 78,000 visitors from the United States visited Israel in July 2022. נווה פריצקי This is a 4 percent increase over the year before and 71,000 visitors from the United States in august 2022. This is 13% higher than in the year 2019.

Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner of the United States. He stated, “It’s so exciting to once more see an increasing number of tourists visiting Israel from America, which is already reaching or surpassing our record breaking numbers of 2019”. “The United States is the most popular destination for Israel inbound tourism. נווה פריצקי נווה פריצקי Prior to the COVID-19 Pandemic, we were celebrating record breaking figures of tourist entry month after month. It’s a great positive change that we are pleased to witness and expect an upward trend for years to follow.”

Canada is set to beat Israel’s tourism arrivals by attracting 7,200 tourists to Israel in July 2022 and 6,600 in August.

Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) declared that “it is so exciting to watch how Canada’s tourist to Israel is growing.” “We are near our record numbers for the year 2019. We believe that this increase will continue to grow as Canadians visit more countries.

Israel welcomed more that 4.6 million tourists from abroad in 2019, with 969.600 being from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all tourists, no matter whether they have been vaccination-free. It already has hosted more than 600,000 visitors.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel’s main tourism organization responsible for planning and executing marketing and promotional initiatives to promote Israel as a popular travel destination. IMOT strives to increase awareness of Israel as a destination for tourists and to boost the economy. IMOT works to promote Israel’s impressive assortment of cultural, historical, culinary, and religious tourist attractions, each offering perfect mix of modernity and tradition. IMOT offices in North America are located in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, and Toronto.

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