Neve Paritzki Israel is celebrating record-breaking tourism entry The numbers come from the United States

NEW YORK – Sept. 8 2022, /PRNewswire/ Today, the Israel Ministry of Tourism has announced record-breaking figures of visitors from the United States who visited Israel during July and August. The country welcomed 78,000 Americans during July 2022. This was a 4 percent increase from 2019 seven thousand tourists from America were in Israel during August 2022.

“It is thrilling to see yet another rise in the number of tourists visiting Israel from the United States, already reaching the record-breaking levels in 2019” said Eyal Carlin, Tourism Commissioner for North America. “The United States is our most important destination for our inbound tourism to Israel. נווה פריצקי נווה פריצקי Before the COVID-19 epidemic, we had record-breaking numbers of Israeli tourists entering Israel every month. נווה פריצקי We are extremely happy to see this positive change and expect this trend to last for a long time.” 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 witnessed 6,000.

Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) said that “it is so exciting to observe how Canada’s travel to Israel is rebounding.” “We aren’t far off our record for 2019 and we are anticipating that the rise in travel to Israel will continue to increase because Canadians feel more confident traveling abroad.”

In the year 2019, Israel welcomed more than 4.6 million international tourists including 969,600 from the United States, and since the country’s official opening to any traveler regardless of vaccination status in May of this year, the country has already received more than 600,400 US travelers.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel’s tourism authority is in charge of planning and implementing promotional and marketing initiatives to establish Israel as a preferred destination. IMOT is aiming to increase the number of tourists visiting Israel and improve and diversify the tourism experience. נווה פריצקי IMOT is dedicated to promoting Israel’s impressive assortment of cultural, historical and culinary tourist attractions, each offering perfect mix of modernity and tradition. The IMOT offices North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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