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

NEW YORK – Sep. 8 2022, /PRNewswire/- The Israel Ministry of Tourism today unveiled new records for the number of tourists coming to Israel from the United States in July and August. The country welcomed 78,000 Americans during July 2022. It was a 4 percent increase over the year before seven thousand tourists from America were in Israel during August 2022.

Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner. נווה פריצקי “It is exciting to witness a second growth in tourism to Israel from the United States. נווה פריצקי Already reaching the record-breaking numbers of the year 2019,” he stated. “The United States has been our most important destination for tourism to Israel that is inbound. Before the COVID-19 outbreak, we had record numbers of Israel’s tourism entry each month.

נווה פריצקי Canada with 7,200 tourists in July 2022, and 6,000 in August isn’t too far from the United States. Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada in the Israel Ministry of Tourism. We’re not too far away from our record numbers in 2019, and we are hoping that this surge in Israel travel will continue to grow as Canadians are more comfortable traveling across the world.” Israel welcomed over 4.6 million tourists in the year of 2019. 969,600 were from the United States. The country’s official reopening to all travelers in May saw 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 executing marketing and promotional initiatives to promote Israel as a preferred destination for travel. IMOT hopes to boost tourism to Israel and enhance and diversify the tourist experience. IMOT is working in Israel to help promote the stunning range of religious and cultural places of interest – each offering a distinct mix of modernity, tradition, and culinary delights. IMOT offices in North America are located in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, and Toronto.

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