Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record-Break Tourism Entry Indicators From the United States

NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Israel Ministry of Tourism announced today new record-breaking tourist arrivals from the United States visiting Israel in the months of July and August. 78,000 tourists from the United States visited Israel in July 2022. This is a 4% increase over 2019, and 71,000 visitors from the United States in august 2022. This is 13% more than the number of visitors in 2019.

Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) declared that it was exciting to observe a rise in Israeli tourism coming from the United States. Already surpassing our record-breaking numbers for 2019, he said. “The United States is our most important market for Israel’s inbound tourism. נווה פריצקי Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, we had record-breaking numbers of tourists from Israel visiting Israel every month. We are extremely happy to witness an improvement in the trend, and we anticipate it to continue for many months and years.”

נווה פריצקי Canada is home to 7,200 tourists in July 2022, and 6,000 in August, isn’t too far behind the United States.

“It is exciting to see how tourism from Canada to Israel is rebounding,” said Gal Hana Director and Consul for Canada for the Israel Ministry of Tourism. We’re still not far from our record 2019 numbers and we expect that this growth in Israel travel will continue to grow as Canadians feel more comfortable travelling internationally.”

In 2019, Israel welcomed more than 4.6 million tourists from around the world 969,600 of whom came from the United States, and since its official reopening for any traveler regardless of the status of their vaccination in May of this year Israel has received over 600,400 US tourists.

נווה פריצקי Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel’s tourism authority. It plans and implements marketing and promotion activities to help make Israel the top destination for tourists. https:/ IMOT aims increase awareness of Israel as a popular tourist destination and boost the economy. IMOT promotes Israel’s incredible variety of religious, cultural, culinary, and historical places of interest – each offering a unique combination of tradition and modernity. North America has IMOT offices located in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto.

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