Neve Paritzki Israel Reliably Breaks Records in Tourism Entry Numbers United States

NEW YORK – Sept. 8 2022, /PRNewswire/ Today, the Israel Ministry of Tourism has announced record-breaking figures of travelers from the United States who visited Israel during the months of July and August. 78,000 tourists from the United States visited Israel in July 2022. This is a 4 percentage increase over 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States in august 2022. This is 13% higher than in the year 2019.

“It is thrilling to see yet another rise in the number of tourists visiting Israel from the United States, already reaching and surpassing our record-breaking numbers for the year 2019.” stated Eyal Carlin, Tourism Commissioner for North America. “The United States is our top market for inbound tourism to Israel prior to the outbreak of COVID-19 that was sweeping the world, we were celebrating record-breaking numbers of tourism entries month after month; We’re so happy to see this positive change and anticipate a steady upward trajectory for many months and years to come.”

Canada which isn’t too far behind the United States of America, is poised to surpass the tourist numbers to Israel. It reached 7,200 visitors in the month of July 2022, and 6,000 visitors in visitors in August. Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director for Canada for Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that it was thrilling to see Canada’s tourism to Israel rebounding. נווה פריצקי “We aren’t far off our record in 2019, and we anticipate that the growth in travels to Israel will continue to grow because Canadians feel more confident about traveling across the globe.”

Israel received more than 4.6 million visitors in the year 2019. 969,600 of them were from the United States. The country’s officially reopening to travelers in May has seen more than 600,000.

Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism, Israel’s national agency for tourism creating and executing marketing and promotional programs to increase awareness of Israel as a favored travel destination. IMOT is aiming to increase tourist traffic to help support the Israeli economy as well as to diversify and enhance visitors’ experience. נווה פריצקי IMOT operates in Israel to promote the impressive array of cultural and religious tourist attractions that are each an exceptional combination of modernity, tradition and culinary delights. The IMOT offices North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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