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

NEW YORK – Sept. 8 2022, /PRNewswire/- Today, the Israel Ministry of Tourism has announced record-breaking figures of visitors from the United States who visited Israel in the months of July and August. Israel welcomed 78,000 American tourists during July 2022. It was a 4 percent increase from 2019, while 71,000 American tourists visited Israel in August 2022. Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) declared that it was exciting to observe a rise in Israeli tourism from the United States. Already surpassing our record-breaking numbers for 2019 he stated. “The United States is our most popular destination for tourism to Israel and prior to the COVID-19 epidemic, we were celebrating record-breaking numbers of tourism entries each month. We’re extremely pleased to witness this positive change and expect a continued upward trajectory for many months and years to come.” Canada, not too far from that of the United States of America, is set to beat the number of tourists visiting Israel. It reached 7,200 visitors in July 2022 and 6,000 in August.

Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) said that “it is thrilling to observe how Canada’s travel to Israel is booming.” “We are not far off our record numbers for 2019 We are hoping that this increase in travel to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians continue to feel more comfortable travelling abroad.”

נווה פריצקי Israel hosted more than 4.6million visitors in the year 2019 of which 969,600 originated from the United States. Since May that year, when Israel reopened to all travelers regardless of vaccination status over 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel. About the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel’s tourism authority, is responsible for planning and implementing marketing and promotional initiatives that position Israel as a top destination. IMOT strives to in promoting Israel as a destination for tourists and to boost economic growth. IMOT promotes Israel’s remarkable range of historical, cultural, tourist attractions, culinary and religious that are each a perfect combination of tradition and modernity. North America’s IMOT offices are located in New York, Los Angeles. Atlanta, Chicago, Chicago, Toronto, and Chicago.

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