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

NEW YORK, Sept. 8th, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Israel Ministry of Tourism announced today record-breaking numbers of tourists from the United States visiting Israel in the months of July and August. 78,000 tourists from the United States visited Israel in July 2022. This is a four percent increase over the year before and 71,000 tourists from the United States in august 2022. This is 13% higher than in the year 2019.

Eyal Carlin from North America was the Tourism Commissioner. “The United States is our number one market for inbound tourism for Israel. Before the COVID-19 pandemic we saw record-breaking numbers of Israeli tourists entering Israel every month. We are extremely happy to see an improvement in the trend and expect it to continue throughout the months and years to come.”

Canada, which has 7,200 visitors in July 2022, and 6,000 tourists in August, is not much behind the United States.

נווה פריצקי Gal Hana, Consul for Canada and Director of the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that “it’s so exciting to witness how tourism in Canada is recovering.” “We are not too far away from our record-setting numbers in 2019, and we are anticipating that this growth in travel to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians continue to feel more confident about traveling abroad.”

In the year 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 vaccination status in May this year Israel has received over 600,400 US travelers.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT), Israel’s tourism agency is in charge of planning and implementing marketing and promotional initiatives to position Israel as a preferred destination. IMOT aims at increasing tourism to Israel to increase the country’s economy and diversify the visitor experience. IMOT highlights Israel’s amazing range of historical, cultural, culinary, and religious attractions – each a wonderful combination of tradition and modernity. IMOT office locations located in North America are located in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, and Toronto.

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