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

NEW YORK – September 8 2022- New record breaking tourist arrivals from the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. Israel welcomed 78,000 total travelers from the United States in July 2022 which is an increase of 4% from the year before and 71,000 travelers from the United States in August 2022, a 13% increase from 2019. Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner of the United States. נווה פריצקי He stated, “It’s so exciting to again see an increase of tourism to Israel from the United States, and already in the process of surpassing or exceeding our record breaking numbers of 2019”. נווה פריצקי “The United States is our number one market for travel to Israel prior to the COVID-19 epidemic was announced, we had record-breaking tourist numbers every month. We’re extremely pleased to witness this positive change and we anticipate an increase in the coming years and months to be.”

Canada is home to 7200 tourists visiting the country in July 2022 and 6,000 in August, isn’t too far from the United States.

נווה פריצקי Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) stated that “it is so exciting to observe how Canada’s travel to Israel is growing.” “We are not far from our record 2019 and we are anticipating that the rise in travel to Israel will continue to increase because Canadians are more comfortable traveling internationally.”

Israel has hosted more than 4.6million visitors in the year 2019, 969,600 of which were from the United States. Since May when the country was reopened to all travelers regardless of vaccination status over 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel’s national tourist agency. It develops and executes promotions and marketing activities to help make Israel the top destination for tourists. IMOT seeks to boost tourist traffic to boost the economy of Israel as well as to diversify and enhance the visitor experience. IMOT works in Israel to promote the amazing array of cultural and religious attractions – each a unique blend of tradition, modernity, and culinary delights. North America’s IMOT office locations are New York, Los Angeles. Atlanta, Chicago, Chicago, Toronto, and Chicago.

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