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

NEW YORK, Sept. 8th, 2022 /PRNewswire The Israel Ministry of Tourism announced today record-breaking numbers of tourists 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 an increase of 13% over 2019.

Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner for North America. He stated, “It’s so exciting to witness a further rise in tourism to Israel from America, already in the process of surpassing or exceeding our record-breaking numbers for 2019”. “The United States is the leading market for Israel inbound tourism. In fact, before the COVID-19 Pandemic, we were celebrating record-breaking figures of tourist entry every month. It’s a great positive trend that we’re happy to see and we expect an upward trend for many months to be.” Canada is also on track, just as the United States, to surpass the number of tourists who visit Israel. In July 2022, Canada received 7,200 visitors and August witnessed the number increase to 6,000.

Gal Hana, Consul for Canada and Director of the Israel Ministry of Tourism declared that “it’s amazing to see the way that tourism in Canada is booming.” We are getting close to our record numbers for 2019, and we are anticipating that this growth in travel to Israel will continue as Canadians feel more at home when they travel abroad.

Israel received more visitors from all over the world during 2019 than any other country. 969 600 of these were Americans. Israel’s official opening for travellers from May 2018. The country has been home to over 600,400 US tourists since the time of opening.

Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism, Israel’s central agency for tourism, is responsible for planning and executing marketing and promotional programs to increase awareness of Israel as a popular travel destination. IMOT is aiming to in promoting Israel as a popular tourist destination and boost the economy. IMOT highlights Israel’s incredible range of historical, cultural and culinary, religious and culinary attractions which are all a mix of tradition & modernity. נווה פריצקי The IMOT offices for North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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