Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record-Breaking Tourism Entry The numbers from the 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 July and August. Israel welcomed 78,000 travelers from the United States in July 2022 that’s a 4 percent increase from the year before and 71,000 travelers from the United States in August 2022 which is an increase of 13% from 2019.

“It is thrilling to witness a new increase in tourist numbers to Israel from the United States, already reaching and surpassing our record-breaking numbers of 2019.” said Eyal Carlin, Tourism Commissioner for North America. “The United States is our most important market for inbound tourism for Israel. Before the COVID-19 pandemic we had record number of tourists from Israel entering Israel each month. We are so happy to see this positive change, and we expect this trend to last for many months and years.”

נווה פריצקי Canada is in the process, like the United States, to surpass the number of tourists who visit Israel. In July 2022, Canada received 7,200 visitors and August saw 6,600.

“It is so exciting to see how Canada’s tourism to Israel is booming,” said Gal Hana Consul and Director of Canada of the Israel Ministry of Tourism. We’re not too far away from our record 2019 numbers and we expect that this increase in Israel travel will continue to increase as Canadians are more comfortable traveling abroad.”

נווה פריצקי In 2019, Israel welcomed more than 4.6 million tourists from around the world 969,600 of whom came from the United States, and since its official reopening to everyone regardless of their vaccination status in May this year The country has witnessed over 600,400 US visitors.

נווה פריצקי About the Israel Ministry of Tourism:
The Israel Ministry of Tourism, Israel’s tourism agency, is responsible for planning and conducting promotional and marketing programs to advertise Israel as a popular tourist destination. IMOT is aiming to increase tourism to help support the Israeli economy and diversify and improve the visitor experience. IMOT highlights Israel’s amazing array of historical, cultural tourist attractions, culinary and religious – each a wonderful blend of modernity and tradition. North America has IMOT offices located in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto.

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