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

NEW YORK, Sept. 8th, 2022 /PRNewswire– The Israel Ministry of Tourism announced today new record-breaking tourist 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 is a four percent increase over 2019 and 71,000 visitors from the United States for August 2022. This represents a 13% improvement from 2019. Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) said it was exciting to observe an increase in tourism to Israel coming from the United States. Already surpassing the record-breaking numbers of 2019 he stated. “The United States has been our largest destination for tourism to Israel that is inbound. Prior to the COVID-19 outbreak, we had record figures of the number of tourists entering Israel every month.

Canada is also on track, just as the United States, to surpass its tourist arrivals into Israel. נווה פריצקי In July 2022 Canada received 7,200 visitors and August saw 6,600.

“It is exciting to see how Canada’s tourism to Israel is booming,” said Gal Hana, Consul and Director for Canada for the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We aren’t too far from our record numbers for 2019 and we anticipate that this growth in tourism to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians continue to feel more comfortable traveling abroad.”

In 2019, Israel welcomed more than 4.6 million tourists from around the world, 969,600 of them coming from the United States, and since the country’s official opening to any traveler regardless of the status of their vaccination in May, the country has already witnessed more than 600,400 US tourists.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel’s tourism authority. It is responsible for planning and executing marketing and promotion actions to create Israel an ideal destination for travel. IMOT is aiming to increase tourism to help support the Israeli economy and also diversify and enhance visitors’ experience. IMOT works to promote Israel’s vast array of historical, cultural and culinary tourist attractions, each offering the perfect blend 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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