Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record-Breaking Tourism Entry The numbers come from the United States

NEW YORK – September 8 2022- New record breaking tourism arrivals from the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. Israel welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States for July 2022. This is a four% rise over 2019, and 71,000 visitors from the United States for August 2022. This is an increase of 13% from 2019.

Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) declared that it was thrilling to witness an increase in tourism to Israel coming from the United States. Already surpassing our record-breaking figures for 2019, he added. “The United States is the leading market for Israel inbound tourism. Actually, prior to the COVID-19 Pandemic, we had record-breaking figures of tourist entry each month. It’s a great positive change that we are pleased to witness and expect an upward trend for months to follow.”

Canada is home to 7,200 visitors in July 2022, and 6,000 tourists in August, is not much from the United States.

“It is exciting to see how tourism from Canada to Israel is rebounding,” said Gal Hana, Consul and Director for Canada of the Israel Ministry of Tourism. נווה פריצקי We are getting close to our record-setting numbers for the year 2019, and we anticipate that this increase in travel to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians feel more at ease when they travel abroad.

Israel received more than 4.6 million tourists in 2019. 969,600 were from the United States. The country’s official reopening for all tourists in May has seen more than 600,000.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism:
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is the country’s tourism authority responsible for preparing and implementing marketing and promotional initiatives that position Israel as a preferred travel destination. נווה פריצקי IMOT seeks to boost the number of tourists visiting Israel to increase the country’s economic growth and enhance the visitor experience. IMOT is a proponent of Israel’s incredible array of historical, cultural food and religious sites that are each a perfect combination of tradition and modernity. North American IMOT offices are situated in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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