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. Israel welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States for July 2022. This represents a 4 percent increase over 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States for August 2022. This is an increase of 13% from the year before. “It is thrilling to once again see an 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 remains our most important market for Israel-bound tourism. Prior to the COVID-19 outbreak that was in the news, we had record-breaking tourist entry numbers every month. We are thrilled to see this positive shift and expect an ongoing upward trend for months or even years.

Canada, not too far from that of the United States of America, is on track for surpassing the number of tourists visiting Israel. The country had 7,200 visitors in July 2022 and 6,000 in tourists in August.

נווה פריצקי Gal Hana, Consul for Canada and Director of the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that “it’s so exciting to witness the way that tourism in Canada is booming.” “We are getting close to our record 2019 numbers. We anticipate that this increase will continue as Canadians travel more abroad.

נווה פריצקי Israel has welcomed more than 4.6 million international visitors in the year 2019 including 969.600 being from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all visitors, regardless whether they’re vaccinated. The country has already hosted more than 600,000.

Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism organization responsible for planning and implementing marketing and promotion initiatives to position Israel as a top destination for travel. IMOT aims at increasing tourism to Israel to increase the country’s economic growth and enhance the visitor experience. נווה פריצקי IMOT works in Israel to promote the amazing variety of religious and cultural tourist attractions that are each an exceptional mix of modernity, tradition and culinary delights. The IMOT offices in North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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