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. The country received 78,000 travelers from the United States in July 2022, a 4% increase from 2019 and 71,000 total visitors from the United States in August 2022 that’s an increase of 13% from 2019.

Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner for North America. He said, “It’s so exciting to once more see an increase of tourism to Israel from the United States, and already exceeding or even surpassing the record-breaking numbers we saw in 2019”. “The United States is our most important destination for our inbound tourism to Israel. Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, we saw record-breaking numbers of tourists from Israel visiting Israel every month. נווה פריצקי We are thrilled to have witnessed this positive change, and we expect this trend to last throughout the months and years to come.”

Canada is in the process, like the United States, to surpass the number of tourists who visit Israel. In July 2022, Canada had 7,200 visitors while August saw the number increase to 6,000.

Gal Hana, Consul for Canada and Director of the Israel Ministry of Tourism declared that “it’s thrilling to observe how tourism in Canada is recovering.” “We are not too far away from our record numbers for 2019 We are hoping that this increase in travel to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians continue to feel more confident about traveling abroad.”

Israel welcomed more that 4.6 million international visitors in 2019, with 969.600 being from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all travelers, regardless whether they’re vaccinated. It already has hosted more than 600,000 visitors. Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism:
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) the tourism department of Israel is in charge of planning and implementing promotional and marketing initiatives to establish Israel as a destination of choice. IMOT aims increase tourism to Israel and enhance and diversify the tourism experience. IMOT highlights Israel’s amazing variety of cultural, historical, food and religious sites which are all a delightful combination of tradition and modernity. North America has IMOT offices which are located in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto.

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