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

NEW YORK – September 8 2022Record-breaking tourist arrivals from the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. The country welcomed 78,000 Americans in July 2022. This was a 4 percent increase from 2019, while 71,000 American tourists were in Israel during August 2022. Eyal Carlin from North America was the Tourism Commissioner. “The United States is our top market for inbound tourism to Israel prior to the COVID-19 epidemic that was sweeping the world, we were celebrating record-breaking tourist numbers every month. We’re thrilled to witness an improvement in the trend and anticipate a steady upswing for the many months and years to be.”

נווה פריצקי Canada is on track to surpass Israel’s arrivals in tourist numbers by attracting 7,200 tourists to Israel in July 2022, and 6,600 in August.

“It is exciting to see how Canada’s tourism to Israel is booming,” said Gal Hana Consul and Director of Canada for the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We are close to our record 2019 numbers. We expect that this trend will continue as Canadians travel more abroad.

In 2019, Israel welcomed more than 4.6 million tourists from around the world including 969,600 from the United States, and since its official reopening for all travelers regardless of vaccination status in May of this year Israel has witnessed over 600,400 US tourists.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is the country’s tourism agency responsible for planning and implementing marketing and promotion initiatives to promote Israel as a popular destination for travel. IMOT is aiming to increase tourist traffic to help support the Israeli economy and diversify and enhance the visitor experience. נווה פריצקי IMOT works to promote Israel’s impressive assortment of cultural, historical, culinary, and religious places of interest – each offering the perfect blend 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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