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

NEW YORK – September 8 2022- New record breaking tourist arrivals from the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. נווה פריצקי Israel received 78,000 visitors from the United States for July 2022. This is a 4% rise over 2019, and 71,000 visitors from the United States for August 2022. This represents an increase of 13% over 2019.

Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) said it was exciting to see the growth in Israeli tourism from the United States. Already surpassing the record-breaking numbers of 2019, he said. “The United States is the top market for Israel inbound tourism. Prior to the COVID-19 Pandemic, we were celebrating record breaking numbers of tourists entering the country every month. This is a positive change that we are happy to see and we expect an upward trend for months to follow.”

Canada is also on track, just as the United States, to surpass the amount of tourists that visit Israel. In July 2022, Canada received 7,200 visitors and August saw the number increase to 6,000.

“It is thrilling to see how tourism from Canada to Israel is booming,” said Gal Hana Director and Consul for Canada for the Israel Ministry of Tourism. נווה פריצקי “We aren’t too far from our record 2019 numbers and we anticipate that this increase in travel to Israel will further increase as Canadians remain comfortable traveling internationally.”

נווה פריצקי Israel welcomed more than 4.6million visitors in the year 2019 of which 969,600 originated from the United States. נווה פריצקי Since May when the country was opened to all visitors, regardless of their vaccination status over 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism:

The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism agency responsible for planning and implementing marketing and promotion initiatives to promote Israel as a preferred destination for travel. נווה פריצקי IMOT hopes to boost tourism to Israel and enhance and broaden the experience for tourists. IMOT promotes Israel’s incredible variety of religious, cultural, culinary, and historical attractions – each a perfect combination of tradition and modernity. The IMOT offices North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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