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 tourist arrivals in Israel from the United States in July and august. The country received 78,000 travelers from the United States in July 2022 that’s a 4 percent increase from 2019 and 71,000 travelers from the United States in August 2022, a 13% increase from the year before.

Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner for North America. “It is exciting to see a new rise in tourism to Israel from the United States. Already reaching and surpassing our record-breaking figure of the year 2019,” he stated. “The United States is our most important destination for our inbound tourism to Israel. Before the COVID-19 pandemic we had record numbers of tourists from Israel visiting Israel each month. We are extremely happy to witness an improvement in the trend and anticipate it to continue throughout the months and years to come.” Canada with 7,200 tourists in July 2022, and 6,000 tourists in August, isn’t far from the United States.

Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada in the Israel Ministry of Tourism. We are getting close to our record numbers for 2019, and we are anticipating that this increase in travel to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians are more comfortable at ease when they travel abroad.

Israel hosted more than 4.6million visitors in the year 2019, of which 969,600 originated from the United States. Since May when the country was is now open to all tourists, regardless of their vaccination status, more than 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel.

נווה פריצקי Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) the tourism department of Israel is in charge of planning and implementing promotional and marketing initiatives to establish Israel as a preferred destination. IMOT seeks to boost the number of tourists visiting Israel to help boost the economy as well as diversify the tourist experience. IMOT highlights Israel’s vast range of religious, cultural food, historic, and culinary attractions – each a perfect blend of modernity and tradition. North America has IMOT offices which are located in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto.

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