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

NEW YORK – September 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — New record breaking tourism arrivals from the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. נווה פריצקי The country welcomed 78,000 Americans in July 2022. It was a four percent increase over 2019 seven thousand tourists from America visited Israel in August 2022.

Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner for North America. He stated, “It’s so exciting to again see an rise in tourism to Israel from the United States, and already reaching or surpassing our record breaking numbers of 2019”. נווה פריצקי “The United States is our most important destination for our inbound tourism to Israel. Before the COVID-19 pandemic we had record numbers of Israeli tourists entering Israel each month. We are extremely happy to have witnessed such a positive shift, and we expect this trend to last throughout the months and years to come.”

Canada with 7,200 tourists in July 2022, and 6,000 tourists in August, is not much from the United States.

Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) said that “it is so exciting to see how Canada’s tourism to Israel is rebounding.” “We are not too far away from our record 2019 and we are anticipating that the increase in travel to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians feel more confident traveling internationally.”

In 2019, Israel welcomed more than 4.6 million global tourists including 969,600 from the United States, and since its official reopening to any traveler regardless of vaccination status in May this year, the country has already seen over 600,400 US travelers.

Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism authority responsible for preparing and implementing marketing and promotional initiatives to position Israel as a popular destination for travel. IMOT hopes to boost tourism to Israel as well as enhance and broaden the experience for tourists. IMOT is working in Israel to help promote the stunning variety of religious and cultural tourist attractions that are each an exceptional combination of modernity, tradition and culinary delights. North American IMOT offices are located in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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