Neve Paritzki Israel is celebrating record-breaking tourism entry Numbers from USA

NEW YORK – September 8 2022, /PRNewswire/- New record breaking tourism arrivals from the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. Israel welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States for July 2022. This is a 4 percent increase over 2019 and 71,000 visitors from the United States for August 2022. This is a 13% improvement from 2019.

Eyal Carlin from North America was the Tourism Commissioner. “The United States is our most important destination for our inbound tourism to Israel. Before the COVID-19 epidemic, we had record-breaking number of tourists from Israel entering Israel each month. We are thrilled to witness an improvement in the trend and anticipate it to continue throughout the months and years to come.”—United-States-09-14-2 Not far behind the United States, Canada is in the process of surpassing the number of tourists visiting Israel by 7,200 tourists in July 2022 , and 6,000 in August.

Gal Hana, Consul for Canada and Director of the Israel Ministry of Tourism stated that “it’s thrilling to observe the way that tourism in Canada is booming.” We are still not far away from our record 2019 numbers and we expect that this increase in Israel travel will continue to increase as Canadians find it easier to travel across the world.”

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

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism:
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s main tourism agency. It is in charge of promotion and marketing initiatives in order to position Israel as a preferred tourist destination. IMOT hopes to boost tourism to Israel and enhance and diversify the tourist experience. IMOT is working in Israel to promote the amazing array of cultural and religious attractions – each a unique blend of tradition, modernity, and culinary delights. IMOT offices located in North America are located in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, and Toronto.

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