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

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 in July 2022, a 4% increase from 2019 and 71,000 total visitors from the United States in August 2022 which is an increase of 13% from 2019.

נווה פריצקי Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner. “It is exciting to see a new rise in tourism to Israel from the United States. Already reaching and surpassing our record-breaking figure in 2019,” he stated. “The United States is our number one market for inbound tourism for Israel. Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, we had record numbers of Israeli tourists entering Israel every month. We are thrilled to have witnessed an improvement in the trend, and we anticipate it to continue throughout the months and years to come.”

Canada is home to 7,200 visitors in July 2022, and 6,000 in August is not far behind the United States.

Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director of Canada for Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that it was thrilling to see tourism from Canada to Israel growing. We are getting close to our record numbers for 2019, and we are anticipating that this increase in travel to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians are more comfortable at ease when they travel abroad.

Israel received more than 4.6 million international visitors in the year 2019 including 969.600 coming from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all tourists, no matter if they are vaccination-free. The country has already hosted over 600,000. נווה פריצקי Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s main tourism organization. נווה פריצקי It is responsible for promotions and marketing in order to position Israel as a preferred tourist destination. IMOT aims to increase tourist numbers to boost the economy of Israel, and also to increase and diversify the visitor experience. IMOT promotes Israel’s incredible range of religious, cultural food, historical, and culinary places of interest – each offering a unique combination of tradition and modernity. The North American IMOT offices are located in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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