Neve Paritzki Israel is celebrating record-breaking tourism entry Numbers 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. 78,000 tourists from the United States visited Israel in July 2022. This is a 4% increase over 2019 and 71,000 visitors from the United States in august 2022. This is 13% more than 2019.

Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) said it was exciting to observe a rise in Israeli tourism from the United States. Already surpassing the record-breaking numbers of 2019, he added. “The United States is the top market for Israel inbound tourism. Prior to the COVID-19 Pandemichit, we were celebrating record breaking figures of tourist entry month after month. This is a positive change that we are happy to see and we expect an upward trend for many months to be.”

נווה פריצקי Canada is on track to surpass Israel’s tourist arrivals, with 7,200 tourists visiting Israel in July 2022 and 6,600 in August.

Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) said that “it is exciting to observe how Canada’s travel to Israel is rebounding.” “We are close to our record-setting numbers in 2019. We anticipate that this trend will continue to grow as Canadians visit more countries.

Israel received more visitors from all over the world in 2019 than any other nation. 969 600 were Americans. Israel’s official reopening for all tourists was in May of 2018. Israel has been home to more than 600,400 US travelers since then.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism agency. It is in charge of marketing and promotional initiatives to promote Israel as a preferred tourist destination. IMOT seeks to boost tourism to help support the Israeli economy and diversify and improve the visitor experience. IMOT is working in Israel to promote the amazing variety of religious and cultural attractions – each a unique mix of modernity, tradition and culinary delights. The IMOT offices North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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