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

NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 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. 78,000 tourists from the United States visited Israel in July 2022. This is a four percent increase over the year before and 71,000 tourists from the United States in august 2022. This is 13% more than 2019.

Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner for North America. “It is exciting to witness a second rise in tourism to Israel from the United States. נווה פריצקי Already reaching the record-breaking numbers in 2019,” he stated. “The United States is our number one market for travel to Israel prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, we were celebrating record-breaking numbers of tourism entries month after month; We’re so happy to see this positive change and expect a continued upswing for the months and years to be.”

Canada is also on track, like the United States, to surpass the amount of tourists that visit Israel. In July 2022 Canada had 7,200 visitors while August saw the number increase to 6,000. Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) said that “it is exciting to watch how Canada’s tourist to Israel is rebounding.” We are still not away from our record-setting numbers for 2019, and we anticipate that this surge in Israel travel will continue to grow as Canadians feel more comfortable travelling across the world.” Israel received more tourists from all over the world during 2019 than any other nation. 969 600 of these were American. Israel’s official opening for all travelers was May 2018. The country has welcomed over 600,400 US tourists since the time of opening.

Information about 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 promote Israel as a top destination for travelers. IMOT aims increase tourism to Israel and enhance and diversify the tourism experience. IMOT is a proponent of Israel’s vast array of cultural, historical and culinary, religious and culinary experiences – each a blend of traditional and modern. IMOT offices located in North America are located in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, and Toronto.

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