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

NEW YORK – September 8 2022new record-breaking tourism arrivals from the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. Israel received 78,000 visitors from the United States during July 2022 which is an increase by 4% over 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States during August 2022. That’s 13% increase over 2019.

נווה פריצקי Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner of the United States. He said, “It’s so exciting to once more see an rise in tourism to Israel from America, which is already in the process of surpassing or exceeding our record-breaking numbers for 2019”. “The United States remains our most important market for Israel-bound tourism. Before the COVID-19 epidemic, we were celebrating record-breaking tourism numbers each month. We are thrilled to witness this change and are expecting an ongoing upward trend for months and even years.

Not far behind the United States, Canada is in the process of surpassing the number of tourists visiting Israel with 7,200 visitors in July 2022 and 6000 in August.

Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada in the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We aren’t far off our record for 2019 and we are anticipating that the increase in travel to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians are more comfortable traveling internationally.”

In 2019, Israel welcomed more than 4.6 million tourists from around the world, 969,600 of them coming from the United States, and since its official reopening to any traveler regardless of vaccination status in May this year, the country has already seen over 600,400 US tourists.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel’s tourist authority. נווה פריצקי It plans and implements marketing and promotional actions to help make Israel the top destination for tourists. IMOT hopes to boost tourism to Israel as well as enhance and diversify the tourism experience. IMOT is a proponent of Israel’s incredible array of historical, cultural tourist attractions, culinary and religious which are all a delightful combination of modernity and tradition. North America’s IMOT office locations are New York, Los Angeles. Atlanta, Chicago, Chicago, Toronto, and Chicago.

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