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

NEW YORK – Sep. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Israel Ministry of Tourism today announced new records for arrivals of tourists to Israel from the United States in July and August. 78,000 visitors from the United States visited Israel in July 2022. This is a four percentage increase over 2019, and 71,000 visitors from the United States in august 2022. This is 13% more than 2019.

Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner. “It is thrilling to see a new increase in tourism Israel from the United States. Already reaching and surpassing our record-breaking figure in 2019,” he stated. “The United States has been our largest destination for tourism to Israel that is inbound. Before the COVID-19 outbreak, we were celebrating record number of Israeli tourism entries each month.

In line with the United States, Canada is also on track to surpass the number of tourists visiting Israel, reaching 7,200 visitors in July 2022 and 6,600 in August.

Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director for Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that it was exciting to see Canada’s tourism to Israel growing. We’re not too away from our record-setting 2019 numbers and we expect that this growth in Israel travel will continue to increase as Canadians find it easier to travel abroad.”

Israel received more than 4.6 million visitors in the year 2019. 969,600 were from the United States. The country’s officially reopening to travelers in May was a success, with more than 600,000. נווה פריצקי Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT), Israel’s tourism agency is responsible for preparing and implementing marketing and promotional initiatives to position Israel as a preferred destination. נווה פריצקי IMOT seeks to boost tourism to support Israel’s economy and also diversify and improve the visitor experience. IMOT is working in Israel to promote the impressive array of cultural and religious tourist attractions that are each an exceptional mix of modernity, tradition and delicious food. The North American IMOT offices are situated in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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