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

NEW YORK – Sept. 8th, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — In July and August 2018 the Israel Ministry of Tourism reported record numbers of tourists arriving from America. The country received 78,000 tourists from the United States in July 2022 that’s a 4 percent increase from 2019 and 71,000 travelers from the United States in August 2022 that’s an increase of 13% from 2019.

Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner. He said, “It’s so exciting to once more see an increasing number of tourists visiting Israel from the United States, and already in the process of surpassing or exceeding our record-breaking numbers for 2019”. נווה פריצקי “The United States has been our largest market for Israel’s tourism inbound. Prior to the outbreak of COVID-19 we were celebrating record numbers of Israel’s tourism entry each month. נווה פריצקי In line with in the United States, Canada is also on track to exceed the number of tourists visiting Israel by 7,200 tourists in July 2022 and 6000 in August. Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) declared that “it is thrilling to see how Canada’s tourism to Israel is rebounding.” We are close to our record numbers for 2019 and we expect that this increase in travel to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians are more comfortable at ease when they travel abroad.

Israel has welcomed more than 4.6 million international tourists in 2019 and this included 969.600 being from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all travelers, regardless whether they have been immunized. נווה פריצקי Israel already has hosted more than 600,000 visitors.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism:
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism organization. It is responsible for promotion and marketing initiatives to establish Israel as a preferred tourist destination. IMOT aims increase tourism to Israel and enhance and diversify the tourism experience. IMOT is a proponent of Israel’s amazing range of religious, cultural, culinary, and historical tourist attractions that are each a wonderful combination of tradition and modernity. The IMOT offices in North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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