Neve Paritzki Israel celebrates record-breaking tourist entry From the USA

NEW YORK – Sept. 8 2022, /PRNewswire/- Today the Israel Ministry of Tourism revealed record-breaking numbers of tourists from the United States who visited Israel in the months of July and August. The country welcomed 78,000 travelers from the United States in July 2022 that’s a 4 percent increase from the year before, and 71,000 total travelers from the United States in August 2022, a 13% increase from 2019. Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner. “It is exciting to witness a second increase in tourism Israel from the United States. Already reaching the record-breaking numbers of the year 2019,” he stated. “The United States is our most popular destination for tourism to Israel, and before the outbreak of COVID-19 was announced, we had record-breaking tourist numbers each month. We’re thrilled to witness such a positive shift and anticipate a steady upswing for the many months and years to come.”

In line with in the United States, Canada is also on track to exceed the number of tourists visiting Israel with 7,200 visitors in July 2022 and 6000 in August.

Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) said that “it is thrilling to observe how Canada’s travel to Israel is booming.” “We are not far from our record in 2019 and we are anticipating that the growth in travels to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians feel more confident traveling internationally.” Israel received more than 4.6 million tourists in the year of 2019. 969,600 came of the United States. The country’s officially reopening to travelers in May was a success, with more than 600,000. Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism:
The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel’s tourism authority. It plans and implements promotions and marketing initiatives to create Israel a top travel destination. IMOT aims for increased tourist traffic to support Israel’s economy and diversify and enhance the visitor experience. IMOT highlights Israel’s vast array of cultural, religious food, historic, and culinary attractions – each a perfect combination of tradition and modernity. נווה פריצקי The IMOT offices in North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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