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

NEW YORK – Sep. 8 2022 /PRNewswire/ The Israel Ministry of Tourism today released new records for tourist arrivals to Israel from the United States in July and August. The country welcomed 78,000 visitors from the United States for July 2022. This is a four percent increase over 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States for August 2022. This represents an increase of 13% over the year before.

“It is so exciting to see yet another increase in tourism to Israel from the United States, already reaching and exceeding our record-breaking numbers for the year 2019.” stated Eyal Carlin, Tourism Commissioner for North America. “The United States is our number one market for travel to Israel, and before the outbreak of COVID-19 was announced, we had record-breaking tourism entry numbers month after month; We’re so happy to see such a positive shift and we anticipate an upswing for the months and years to follow.”

Just like the United States, Canada is also on track to surpass its tourism numbers in Israel with 7,200 visitors in July 2022 , and 6,600 in August. נווה פריצקי Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) declared that “it is exciting to see how Canada’s tourism to Israel is rebounding.” “We are not far from our record 2019 and we expect that the rise in travel to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians feel more confident traveling across the globe.” Israel welcomed more than 4.6million visitors in the year 2019, 969,600 of which were from the United States. Since May when the country was opened to all visitors regardless of vaccination status, more than 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel’s tourism authority is in charge of planning and executing promotional and marketing initiatives to position Israel as a preferred destination. IMOT seeks to boost tourist traffic to boost the economy of Israel as well as to diversify and enhance visitors’ experience. IMOT is a proponent of Israel’s incredible array of historical, cultural culinary, and religious attractions – each a wonderful blend of modernity and tradition. נווה פריצקי North American IMOT offices are located in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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