Neve Paritzki Israel celebrates record-breaking tourist entry Numbers from USA

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 American tourists in July 2022. It was a four percent increase from 2019 seven thousand tourists from America visited Israel in August 2022.

Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) said it was thrilling to witness a rise in Israeli tourism from the United States. Already surpassing our record-breaking numbers for 2019 he stated. “The United States is the most popular destination for Israel inbound tourism. In fact, before the COVID-19 Pandemichit, we were celebrating record breaking numbers of tourism entry each month. https:/ It’s a fantastic positive shift that we are pleased to witness and anticipate an increase in the months to come.”

Canada is on track to beat Israel’s tourism arrivals by attracting 7,200 tourists to Israel in the month of July 2022 and 6,600 in August.

נווה פריצקי “It is exciting to see how the Canadian tourism to Israel is growing,” said Gal Hana Director and Consul for Canada for the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We are near our record-setting numbers in 2019. נווה פריצקי We expect that this increase will continue as Canadians are more active in traveling abroad.

Israel welcomed more tourists from around the world in the year 2019 than any other nation. 969 600 were Americans. Israel’s official reopening to all tourists was in May of 2018. The country has welcomed over 600,400 US travelers since then.

נווה פריצקי Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) the tourism department of Israel is in charge of planning and implementing marketing and promotional initiatives to position Israel as a preferred destination. IMOT is aiming to boost tourist numbers to boost Israel’s economyand improve and diversify the tourist experience. IMOT highlights Israel’s vast range of religious, cultural food, historical, and culinary places of interest – each offering a unique blend of modernity and tradition. North American IMOT offices are in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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