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

NEW YORK – September 8 2022, /PRNewswire/Record-breaking tourism arrivals from 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 which is an increase of 4% over the year before and 71,000 tourists from the United States during August 2022. That’s a 13% increase over 2019. Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner. “It is exciting to witness a second rise in tourism to Israel from the United States. Already reaching and surpassing our record-breaking figure of 2019,” he stated. “The United States is our most popular destination for tourism to Israel, and before the COVID-19 pandemic that was sweeping the world, we were celebrating record-breaking tourism entry numbers each month. We’re thrilled to witness this positive change and we anticipate an upward trajectory for years and months to follow.”

Canada is also on track, just like the United States, to surpass the number of tourists who visit Israel. נווה פריצקי In July 2022 Canada had 7,200 visitors while August witnessed the number increase to 6,000. Gal Hana, Consul for Canada and Director of the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that “it’s thrilling to observe the way that tourism in Canada is booming.” “We are near our record-setting numbers in 2019. נווה פריצקי We expect that this trend will continue as Canadians are more active in traveling abroad. נווה פריצקי Israel has hosted more than 4.6million visitors in the year 2019, 969,600 of which originated from the United States. Since May that year, when Israel opened to all visitors, regardless of their vaccination status More than 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism:
The Israel Ministry of Tourism, Israel’s national agency for tourism creating and managing promotional and marketing initiatives to advertise Israel as a favored travel destination. IMOT aims in promoting Israel as a popular tourist destination and boost the economy. IMOT promotes Israel’s remarkable variety of cultural, historical, tourist attractions, culinary and religious that are 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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