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

NEW YORK – Sept. 8 2022, /PRNewswire/ Today the Israel Ministry of Tourism revealed record-breaking numbers of visitors from the United States who visited Israel during the months of July and August. The country received 78,000 travelers from the United States during July 2022 which is an increase by 4% over 2019 and 71,000 travelers from the United States during August 2022. This is a 13% growth over 2019.

“It is so thrilling to see yet another rise in the number of tourists visiting Israel from the United States, already reaching and exceeding our record-breaking numbers for the year 2019.” said Eyal Carlin, Tourism Commissioner for North America. “The United States remains our biggest market for tourism to Israel. נווה פריצקי Prior to the COVID-19 epidemic there was a record-breaking number of tourism numbers each month. We are delighted to see this positive shift and are expecting an ongoing upward trend for months and even years.

Canada is poised to beat Israel’s tourism arrivals 7200 tourists are expected to visit Israel in July 2022, and 6,600 in August.

נווה פריצקי Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada within the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We are not too far away from our record for 2019, and we anticipate that the growth in travels to Israel will continue to grow because Canadians feel more confident traveling internationally.” Israel has welcomed more than 4.6 million international visitors in 2019 and this included 969.600 coming from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all visitors, regardless whether they have been vaccinated. The country has already hosted over 600,000.

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 promotion activities to make Israel the top destination for tourists. IMOT seeks to increase the number of tourists visiting Israel to help Israel’s economyand improve and diversify the tourist experience. IMOT promotes Israel’s remarkable range of historical, cultural, food and religious sites – each a wonderful blend of modernity and tradition. North American IMOT offices are in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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