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

NEW YORK – September 8 2022, /PRNewswire/- New record breaking tourism arrivals from the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. Israel welcomed 78,000 American tourists in July 2022. It was a four percent increase over the year before, while 71,000 American tourists were in Israel during August 2022. 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. Already reaching the record-breaking numbers of the year 2019,” he stated. “The United States remains our biggest market for tourism to Israel. Prior to the outbreak of COVID-19 there was a record-breaking number of monthly numbers of tourists entering the country. נווה פריצקי We are delighted to witness this change and are expecting an upward trend that will continue for months or even years.נווה-פריצקיThe-first-cycle-tunnel-in-Israel-opens-in-Jerusalem-10-06-2 Canada with 7200 tourists visiting the country in July 2022 and 6,000 in August isn’t too far behind the United States.

נווה פריצקי Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) declared that “it is exciting to watch how Canada’s tourist to Israel is growing.” “We are getting close to our record-setting numbers in 2019. We expect that this growth will continue as Canadians visit more countries.

Israel received more than 4.6 million visitors in the year 2019. 969,600 came from the United States. The country’s official reopening for all tourists in May was a success, with more than 600,000.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is the country’s tourism agency responsible for planning and implementing marketing and promotion initiatives to promote Israel as a popular destination for travelers. IMOT is aiming to boost tourism traffic to contribute to the economy of Israel, and also to increase and diversify the visitor experience. IMOT helps promote Israel’s impressive assortment of cultural, historical and culinary attractions – each perfect mix of modernity and tradition. North America has IMOT offices situated in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto.

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