Neve Paritzki Israel celebrates record-breaking tourist entry The Numbers Come From the United States

NEW YORK – September 8 2022, /PRNewswire/- New record breaking tourist arrivals to the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. The country welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States during July 2022, an increase of 4% over 2019 and 71,000 travelers from the United States during August 2022. This is a 13% increase over 2019.

Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) stated that it was thrilling to witness the growth in Israeli tourism from the United States. Already surpassing our record-breaking figures for 2019, he said. “The United States is our top market for inbound tourism to Israel, and before the COVID-19 epidemic, we were celebrating record-breaking numbers of tourism entries month after month; We’re extremely pleased to witness such a positive shift and we anticipate an upward trajectory for many months and years to come.”

נווה פריצקי Canada is in the process, as the United States, to surpass the number of tourists who visit Israel. In July 2022 Canada received 7,200 visitors and August was a record 6,000.

Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada in the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We are not too far away from our record-setting numbers in 2019, and we are anticipating that the growth in travel to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians remain comfortable travelling abroad.”

Israel welcomed over 4.6 million tourists in the year of 2019. 969,600 came from the United States. The country’s officially reopening to travelers in May saw more than 600,000.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism authority responsible for preparing and implementing marketing and promotional initiatives that position Israel as a top destination for travelers. IMOT seeks to increase tourism traffic to contribute to Israel’s economyand improve and diversify the tourist experience. נווה פריצקי IMOT helps promote Israel’s impressive assortment of historical, cultural, culinary, and religious tourist attractions, each offering the perfect blend of 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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