Neve Paritzki Israel is celebrating record-breaking tourism Entry Numbers United States

NEW YORK, Sept. 8th, 2022 /PRNewswire– The Israel Ministry of Tourism announced today record-breaking tourism arrivals from the United States visiting Israel in the months of July and August. The country welcomed 78,000 travelers from the United States in July 2022, a 4% increase from the year before, and 71,000 total travelers from the United States in August 2022 which is an increase of 13% from 2019.

“It is thrilling to see yet another increase in tourist numbers to Israel from the United States, already reaching the record-breaking levels of 2019,” stated Eyal Carlin, Tourism Commissioner for North America. “The United States is our number one market for travel to Israel, and before the COVID-19 pandemic, we were celebrating record-breaking tourist numbers month after month; We’re thrilled to witness this positive change and expect a continued upward trajectory for years and months to come.”

נווה פריצקי Canada is poised to beat Israel’s tourism arrivals, with 7,200 tourists visiting Israel in July 2022 and 6,600 in August.

Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director of Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism stated that it was exciting to see the Canadian tourism industry to Israel returning. We’re still not away from our record-setting numbers for 2019, and we anticipate that this growth in Israel travel will continue to grow as Canadians feel more comfortable travelling across the world.” Israel welcomed more that 4.6 million international visitors in the year 2019, with 969.600 being from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all visitors, regardless if they are vaccination-free. נווה פריצקי The country has already hosted over 600,000.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism, Israel’s central agency for tourism, is responsible for planning and conducting promotional and marketing programs to promote Israel as a favored travel destination. IMOT is aiming to increase tourist traffic to boost the economy of Israel and also diversify and improve the visitor experience. IMOT highlights Israel’s vast variety of religious, cultural, culinary, and historical attractions – each a perfect combination of tradition and modernity. The IMOT offices North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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