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

NEW YORK – September 8 2022Record-breaking tourism arrivals from the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. The country welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States during July 2022, an increase of 4% over the year before and 71,000 travelers from the United States during August 2022. This is a 13% growth over 2019.

Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) said it was exciting to see an increase in tourism to Israel from the United States. Already surpassing our record-breaking figures for 2019, he said. “The United States is our top destination for our inbound tourism to Israel. Before the COVID-19 pandemic we saw record-breaking number of tourists from Israel entering Israel every month. We are extremely happy to have witnessed this positive change and expect this trend to last for many months and years.”

נווה פריצקי Canada is home to 7,200 visitors in July 2022 and 6,000 in August isn’t much from the United States.

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 rebounding. “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.”

Israel welcomed more that 4.6 million international visitors in 2019 and this included 969.600 coming from the United States. נווה פריצקי In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all visitors, regardless whether they have been vaccination-free. Israel already has hosted more than 600,000 visitors.

נווה פריצקי Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism:
The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel’s national tourist agency. It is responsible for planning and executing marketing and promotion initiatives to make Israel the top destination for tourists. IMOT is aiming to boost tourist numbers to boost the economy of Israel, and also to increase and diversify the visitor experience. IMOT helps promote Israel’s diverse array of historical, cultural and culinary attractions – each perfect mix of tradition and modernity. IMOT offices located in North America are located in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, and Toronto.

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