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

NEW YORK – Sep. 8 2022 /PRNewswire/- The Israel Ministry of Tourism today unveiled new records for tourist arrivals in Israel from the United States in July and August. The country received 78,000 travelers from the United States during July 2022, an increase of 4% over the year before and 71,000 visitors from the United States during August 2022. That’s a 13% growth over 2019.

Eyal Carlin from North America was the Tourism Commissioner. “The United States remains our biggest market for tourism to Israel. Before the COVID-19 epidemic, we were celebrating record-breaking tourism numbers each month. נווה פריצקי We are delighted to witness this change and are expecting a steady upward trend for months or even years. Canada which isn’t too far behind that of the United States of America, is on track for surpassing the number of tourists visiting Israel. The country had 7,200 visitors in the month of July 2022 and 6,000 in tourists in August.

נווה פריצקי נווה פריצקי Gal Hana, Consul for Canada and Director of the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that “it’s so exciting to witness how Canada’s tourism is rebounding.” “We are not too far away from our record for 2019 and we are anticipating that the rise in travel to Israel will continue to increase because Canadians are more comfortable traveling internationally.” In 2019, Israel welcomed more than 4.6 million tourists from around the world including 969,600 from the United States, and since its official reopening to everyone regardless of their the status of their vaccination in May of this year Israel has seen more than 600,400 US travelers.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel’s tourist authority. It plans and implements promotions and marketing activities to make Israel an ideal destination for travel. IMOT aims promote Israel as a destination for tourists and increase the economy. 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. North America has IMOT offices which are located in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto.

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