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

NEW YORK – Sept. 8th, 2022 /PRNewswirein July and August of 2018, the Israel Ministry of Tourism announced record numbers of tourist arrivals from America. The country received 78,000 travelers from the United States during July 2022 which is an increase of 4% over the year before and 71,000 visitors from the United States during August 2022. נווה פריצקי That’s a 13% increase over 2019.

Eyal Carlin from North America was the Tourism Commissioner. “The United States remains our largest market for Israel-bound tourism. Before the COVID-19 outbreak, we were celebrating record-breaking tourism numbers each month. We are thrilled to witness this change and expect an ongoing upward trend for months, and possibly years.

נווה פריצקי Canada, which has 7,200 tourists in July 2022 and 6,000 in August isn’t far behind the United States.

Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director for Canada for Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism stated that it was thrilling to see the Canadian tourism industry to Israel rebounding. “We are not too far away from our record 2019 and we expect that the growth in travels to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians are more comfortable traveling abroad.”

Israel welcomed more tourists from all over the world in 2019 than any other country. 969 600 of them were American. Israel’s official reopening for all tourists was in May of 2018. The country has already been home to more than 600,400 US tourists since the time of opening.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
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