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 revealed record-breaking numbers of tourists from the United States who visited Israel during the months of July and August. The country welcomed 78,000 Americans in July 2022. This was a 4 percent increase from 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States were in Israel during August 2022.

Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner. “It is exciting to see a new rise in tourism to Israel from the United States. Already reaching the record-breaking numbers in 2019,” he stated. “The United States has been our most important source of tourism for Israel inbound. Prior to the COVID-19 outbreak we were celebrating record number of Israeli tourism entries each month. נווה פריצקי Canada is poised to beat Israel’s tourism arrivals by attracting 7,200 tourists to Israel in July 2022 and 6,600 tourists in August.

נווה פריצקי “It is so exciting to see how tourism from Canada to Israel is growing,” said Gal Hana, Consul and Director for Canada for the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We aren’t far off our record for 2019 and we expect that the rise in travel to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians feel more confident traveling abroad.”

נווה פריצקי In the year 2019, Israel welcomed more than 4.6 million global tourists, 969,600 of them coming from the United States, and since its official reopening to all travelers regardless of the status of their vaccination in May of this year, the country has already received more than 600,400 US travelers.

Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel’s tourist authority. It plans and implements promotions and marketing initiatives to help make Israel a top travel destination. IMOT seeks to boost the number of tourists visiting Israel to boost its economic growth and enhance the visitor experience. IMOT highlights Israel’s amazing array of historical, cultural culinary, and religious attractions that are each a perfect combination of tradition and modernity. נווה פריצקי North American IMOT offices are situated in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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