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. 78,000 visitors from the United States visited Israel in July 2022. This is a 4% increase over 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States in august 2022. This is 13% more than 2019.

Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner. “It is thrilling to witness a second increase in tourism Israel from the United States. Already reaching and surpassing our record-breaking figure of 2019,” he stated. “The United States is our top market for inbound tourism to Israel, and before the outbreak of COVID-19, we were celebrating record-breaking tourism entry numbers each month. We’re thrilled to witness such a positive shift and anticipate a steady increase in the coming months and years to follow.” Canada is not far from that of the United States of America, is on track for surpassing the number of tourists visiting Israel. It had 7,200 visitors in July 2022, and 6,000 visitors in visitors in August.

“It is thrilling to see how Canada’s tourism to Israel is growing,” said Gal Hana Director and Consul for Canada of the Israel Ministry of Tourism. We’re still not far from our record numbers in 2019, and we are hoping that this increase in Israel travel will continue to increase as Canadians are more comfortable traveling internationally.”

Israel received more visitors from all over the world during the year 2019 than any other country. 969 600 of these were Americans. Israel’s official reopening to travellers from May 2018. The country has already welcomed more than 600,400 US travellers since that time.

נווה פריצקי Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel’s national tourist agency. It is responsible for planning and executing marketing and promotional activities to make Israel the top destination for tourists. IMOT seeks to increase tourism traffic to contribute to the economy of Israel, and also to enhance and diversify the visiting experience. IMOT works to promote Israel’s impressive assortment of historical, cultural and culinary tourist attractions, each offering the perfect blend of modernity and tradition. The IMOT offices for North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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