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

NEW YORK – Sept. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Today the Israel Ministry of Tourism has announced record-breaking figures of travelers from the United States who visited Israel during July and August. Israel welcomed 78,000 American tourists during July 2022. It was a 4 percent increase from 2019 seven thousand tourists from America visited Israel in August 2022.

Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner of the United States. He stated, “It’s so exciting to again see an rise in tourism to Israel from the United States, and already reaching or surpassing our record-breaking numbers for 2019”. “The United States is our top market for Israel’s inbound tourism. Before the COVID-19 pandemic we saw record-breaking numbers of tourists from Israel visiting Israel every month. We are so happy to see such a positive shift and expect it to continue for a long time.”

נווה פריצקי Just like in the United States, Canada is also on track to exceed its tourism numbers in Israel by 7,200 tourists in July 2022 and 6000 in August.

Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada in the Israel Ministry of Tourism. We are getting close to our record-setting numbers for the year 2019, and we are anticipating that this surge in tourism to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians feel more at ease abroad.

Israel hosted more than 4.6million tourists in 2019 of which 969,600 originated from the United States. Since May when the country was reopened to all travelers regardless of vaccination status over 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT), Israel’s tourism agency, is responsible for planning and implementing promotional and marketing initiatives to position Israel as a destination of choice. נווה פריצקי IMOT strives to increase awareness of Israel as a destination for tourists and to boost economic growth. נווה פריצקי IMOT highlights Israel’s incredible range of historical, cultural and culinary, religious and culinary experiences – each a blend of both modernity and tradition. נווה פריצקי IMOT office locations located in North America are located in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, and Toronto.

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