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

NEW YORK – Sept. 8th, 2022 /PRNewswirein July and August of 2018, the Israel Ministry of Tourism recorded record numbers of visitors from America. 78,000 visitors from the United States visited Israel in July 2022. This is a 4 percent increase over the year before and 71,000 visitors from the United States in august 2022. נווה פריצקי This is 13% more than the number of visitors in 2019.

נווה פריצקי “It is thrilling to witness a new increase in tourist numbers to Israel from the United States, already reaching and exceeding our record-breaking numbers for the year 2019” said Eyal Carlin, Tourism Commissioner for North America. “The United States remains our biggest market for tourism to Israel. Prior to the COVID-19 epidemic, we were celebrating record-breaking tourism numbers each month. We are thrilled to witness this change and expect an ongoing upward trend for months, and possibly years.

Canada, which has 7,200 tourists in July 2022 and 6,000 tourists in August, is not far from the United States.

Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada within the Israel Ministry of Tourism. We’re still not far from our record 2019 numbers and we expect that this increase in Israel travel will continue to increase as Canadians are more comfortable traveling internationally.” Israel received more than 4.6 million visitors in the year 2019. 969,600 of them were of the United States. The country’s officially reopening to travelers in May saw more than 600,000.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) the tourism department of Israel, is responsible for planning and executing promotional and marketing initiatives to position Israel as a destination of choice. IMOT strives to in promoting Israel as a tourist destination and to boost the economy. IMOT highlights Israel’s vast range of religious, cultural food, historic, and culinary attractions – each a perfect combination of tradition and modernity. North America’s IMOT office locations are in New York, Los Angeles. Atlanta, Chicago, Chicago, Toronto, and Chicago.

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