Neve Paritzki Israel is celebrating record-breaking tourism entry From the United States

NEW YORK – Sept. 8th, 2022/PRNewswire/ — In July and August 2018, the Israel Ministry of Tourism announced record numbers of tourist arrivals from America. The country welcomed 78,000 visitors from the United States for July 2022. נווה פריצקי This is a 4 percent increase over 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States for August 2022. This is an increase of 13% from the year before.

“It is so thrilling to see yet another increase in tourism to Israel from the United States, already reaching and exceeding our record-breaking numbers for the year 2019” stated Eyal Carlin, Tourism Commissioner for North America. נווה פריצקי “The United States is our top market for inbound tourism to Israel and prior to the COVID-19 epidemic, we were celebrating record-breaking tourism entry numbers each month. We’re so happy to see such a positive shift and anticipate a steady increase in the coming months and years to follow.”

Canada, not too far behind the United States of America, is on track for surpassing the tourist numbers to Israel. נווה פריצקי It reached 7,200 tourists in July 2022 as well as 6,000 visitors in August.

Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) stated that “it is so exciting to watch how Canada’s tourist to Israel is growing.” נווה פריצקי “We aren’t far off our record in 2019 and we expect that the increase in travel to Israel will continue to grow because Canadians feel more confident about traveling across the globe.”

In the year 2019, Israel welcomed more than 4.6 million global tourists 969,600 of whom came from the United States, and since the country’s official opening to any traveler regardless of the status of their vaccination in May of this year Israel has seen more than 600,400 US tourists.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism organization. נווה פריצקי It is responsible for promotion and marketing initiatives in order to position Israel as a top tourist destination. IMOT is aiming to increase the number of tourists visiting Israel to boost its economic growth and enhance the visitor experience. IMOT is a proponent of Israel’s amazing range of religious, cultural food, historic, and culinary attractions – each a perfect blend of modernity and tradition. The IMOT offices for North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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