Neve Paritzki Israel is celebrating record-breaking Tourism Entry Counts from the United States

NEW YORK – Sept. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Today, the Israel Ministry of Tourism revealed record-breaking numbers of travelers from the United States who visited Israel during the months of July and August. Israel received 78,000 visitors from the United States for July 2022. This is a four percent increase over the year before, and 71,000 tourists from the United States for August 2022. This represents a 13% improvement from the year before.

Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner. “It is thrilling to once again witness an increase in tourism Israel from the United States. נווה פריצקי Already reaching the record-breaking numbers of 2019,” he stated. “The United States is our most popular destination for tourism to Israel, and before the COVID-19 epidemic that was sweeping the world, we were celebrating record-breaking tourist numbers each month. We’re thrilled to witness an improvement in the trend and we anticipate an increase in the coming months and years to follow.”

נווה פריצקי Not far behind the United States, Canada is also on track to surpass the number of tourists visiting Israel by 7,200 tourists in the month of July 2022 and 6,600 in August.

Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director of Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that it was thrilling to see tourism from Canada to Israel rebounding. “We are not too far away from our record numbers for 2019 and we anticipate that the growth in tourism to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians continue to feel more comfortable traveling internationally.”

In 2019, Israel welcomed more than 4.6 million global tourists, 969,600 of them coming from the United States, and since its official reopening to all travelers regardless of the status of their vaccination in May of this year The country has seen more than 600,400 US visitors.

Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism agency. It is responsible for promotion and marketing initiatives in order to position Israel as a top tourist destination. נווה פריצקי IMOT aims for increased tourism to help support the Israeli economy and also diversify and enhance the visitor experience. IMOT works to promote Israel’s diverse array of cultural, historical, culinary, and religious tourist attractions, each offering perfect mix of tradition and modernity. North America has IMOT offices situated in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto.

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