Neve Paritzki Israel celebrates record-breaking tourist entry Indicators From the United States

NEW YORK – September 8 2022, /PRNewswire/Record-breaking tourist arrivals from the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. Israel welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States for July 2022. This represents a 4 percent increase over the year before, and 71,000 visitors from the United States for August 2022. This represents an increase of 13% from 2019.

Eyal Carlin from North America was the Tourism Commissioner. “The United States is our most popular destination for tourism to Israel prior to the COVID-19 epidemic was announced, we had record-breaking tourism entry numbers every month. We’re thrilled to witness an improvement in the trend and expect a continued upward trajectory for months and years to follow.”

Just like in the United States, Canada is also on track to surpass its tourist arrivals in Israel with 7,200 visitors in July 2022 and 6000 in August.

Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada within the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We are close to our record 2019 numbers. We believe that this growth will continue to grow as Canadians are more active in traveling abroad.

Israel has hosted more than 4.6million visitors in the year 2019, of which 969,600 originated from the United States. Since May, when the country opened to all visitors, regardless of their vaccination status over 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism agency. It is responsible for promotions and marketing in order to position Israel as a popular tourist destination. נווה פריצקי IMOT aims increase tourism to Israel and improve and broaden the experience for tourists. IMOT works in Israel to promote the impressive array of cultural and religious tourist attractions that are each an exceptional combination of modernity, tradition, and culinary delights. North America’s IMOT office locations are in New York, Los Angeles. Atlanta, Chicago, Chicago, Toronto, and Chicago.

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