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

NEW YORK – September 8 2022, /PRNewswire/Record-breaking tourism arrivals from the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. 78,000 tourists from the United States visited Israel in July 2022. This is a 4 percent increase over the year before and 71,000 visitors from the United States in august 2022. This is 13% more than 2019.

“It is thrilling to witness a new increase in tourist numbers to Israel from the United States, already reaching and surpassing our record-breaking numbers of 2019,” stated Eyal Carlin, Tourism Commissioner for North America. “The United States remains our biggest market for tourism to Israel. נווה פריצקי Before the COVID-19 epidemic that was in the news, we had record-breaking tourism numbers each month. We are thrilled to see this positive shift and are expecting an upward trend that will continue for months, and possibly years.

Canada, not too far from the United States of America, is set to beat its tourist arrivals to Israel. נווה פריצקי It reached 7,200 visitors in July 2022 as well as 6,000 visitors in August. “It is so exciting to see how Canada’s tourism to Israel is booming,” said Gal Hana Director and Consul for Canada for the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We are not far from our record 2019 and we are anticipating that the increase in travel to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians feel more confident traveling across the globe.”

Israel received more tourists from all over the world in the year 2019 than any other country. 969 600 were Americans. Israel’s official opening for all travelers was May 2018. נווה פריצקי The country has been home to over 600,400 US travellers since that time.

נווה פריצקי Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism agency. It is responsible for promotion and marketing initiatives in order to position Israel as a top tourist destination. IMOT seeks to boost tourism to Israel to increase the country’s economy as well as diversify the tourist experience. IMOT works to promote Israel’s impressive assortment of cultural, historical and culinary places of interest – each offering perfect mix of tradition and modernity. North America has IMOT offices located in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto.

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