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

NEW YORK – September 8 2022, /PRNewswire/- New record breaking tourism arrivals from the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. Israel welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States for July 2022. This represents a 4 percent increase over 2019 and 71,000 visitors from the United States for August 2022. This represents a 13% improvement from the year before.

Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) declared that it was thrilling to witness an increase in tourism to Israel coming from the United States. Already surpassing the record-breaking numbers of 2019, he added. “The United States remains our most important market for Israel-bound tourism. Before the outbreak of COVID-19 that was in the news, we had record-breaking tourist entry numbers every month. We are delighted to see this positive shift and are expecting a steady upward trend for months or even years.

Canada is on track to beat Israel’s tourism arrivals, with 7,200 tourists visiting Israel in July 2022 and 6,600 in August.

“It is thrilling to see how tourism from Canada to Israel is rebounding,” said Gal Hana Consul and Director of Canada for the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We are not far off our record 2019 numbers We are hoping that this growth in tourism to Israel will further increase as Canadians continue to feel more at ease travelling abroad.”

Israel welcomed more that 4.6 million international visitors in 2019 and this included 969.600 of them coming from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all tourists, no matter whether they’re vaccinated. It has already hosted over 600,000.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is the country’s tourism organization responsible for planning and implementing marketing and promotional initiatives that position Israel as a preferred destination for travelers. IMOT is aiming to increase the number of tourists visiting Israel to increase the country’s economy and diversify the visitor experience. IMOT is a proponent of Israel’s vast variety of historical, cultural and culinary, religious and culinary attractions that blend tradition & modernity. North America’s IMOT office locations are New York, Los Angeles. נווה פריצקי נווה פריצקי Atlanta, Chicago, Chicago, Toronto, and Chicago.

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