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 in Israel from the United States in July and August. 78,000 tourists from the United States visited Israel in July 2022. This represents a 4% increase over 2019 and 71,000 visitors from the United States in august 2022. This is 13% higher than in the year 2019.

Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) stated that it was exciting to observe the growth in Israeli tourism from the United States. Already surpassing our record-breaking figures for 2019, he added. “The United States is the most popular destination for Israel inbound tourism. Prior to the COVID-19 Pandemichit, we were celebrating record-breaking numbers of tourists entering the country month after month. It’s a fantastic positive trend that we’re very happy about and anticipate an upward trajectory for months to come.”

Canada is in the process, like the United States, to surpass the number of tourists who visit Israel. In July 2022 Canada saw 7,200 tourists and August saw the number increase to 6,000.

Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director of Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that it was thrilling to see Canada’s tourism to Israel rebounding. “We aren’t far off our record 2019, and we anticipate that the rise in travel to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians are more comfortable traveling abroad.”

In the year 2019, Israel welcomed more than 4.6 million international tourists including 969,600 from the United States, and since its official reopening to everyone regardless of their vaccination status in May of this year Israel has witnessed over 600,400 US tourists.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism, Israel’s national agency for tourism planning and conducting promotional and marketing programs to increase awareness of Israel as a popular tourist destination. נווה פריצקי IMOT is aiming to in promoting Israel as a destination for tourists and boost economic growth. IMOT promotes Israel’s amazing variety of historical, cultural, culinary, religious, and culinary destinations which are all a mix of tradition & modernity. נווה פריצקי IMOT offices located in North America are located in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, and Toronto.

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