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

NEW YORK – Sep. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Israel Ministry of Tourism today unveiled new records for tourist arrivals in Israel from the United States in July and August. The country received 78,000 travelers from the United States during July 2022 which is an increase by 4% over 2019 and 71,000 visitors from the United States during August 2022. That’s a 13% increase over 2019.

Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner. He said, “It’s so exciting to witness a further increasing number of tourists visiting Israel from America, already exceeding or even surpassing the record-breaking numbers we saw in 2019”. “The United States is our number one market for travel to Israel and prior to the COVID-19 pandemic was announced, we had record-breaking tourist numbers each month. נווה פריצקי נווה פריצקי נווה פריצקי We’re so happy to see this positive change and we anticipate an increase in the coming years and months to be.”

Canada is home to 7200 tourists visiting the country in July 2022 and 6,000 tourists in August, isn’t too far from the United States.

Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director of Canada for Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that it was thrilling to see the Canadian tourism industry to Israel growing. “We are not too far away from our record numbers for 2019 We are hoping that the growth in the number of travelers to Israel will further increase as Canadians remain at ease traveling abroad.”

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

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