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

NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Israel Ministry of Tourism announced today new record-breaking tourist arrivals from the United States visiting Israel in the months of July and August. 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 is a 13% improvement from 2019.

Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) stated that it was exciting to observe a rise in Israeli tourism from the United States. נווה פריצקי Already surpassing our record-breaking figures for 2019, he added. “The United States is our most important destination for our inbound tourism to Israel. Before the COVID-19 epidemic, we had record-breaking number of tourists from Israel entering Israel every month. We are thrilled to witness such a positive shift, and we expect it to continue for a long time.”

Not far behind 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.

“It is so exciting to see how tourism from Canada to Israel is booming,” said Gal Hana, Consul and Director for Canada for the Israel Ministry of Tourism. נווה פריצקי “We aren’t far off our record 2019 and we are anticipating that the growth in travels to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians are more comfortable traveling across the globe.”

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. Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism:
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT), Israel’s tourism agency is responsible for preparing and implementing marketing and promotional initiatives that position Israel as a top destination. IMOT seeks to boost tourist traffic to help support the Israeli economy as well as to diversify and enhance visitors’ experience. IMOT promotes Israel’s amazing range of historical, cultural and culinary, religious and culinary experiences – each a blend of traditional and modern. North American IMOT offices are situated in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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