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

NEW YORK – Sept. 8th, 2022 /PRNewswire• In July and August 2018 the Israel Ministry of Tourism recorded record numbers of tourist arrivals from America. Israel welcomed 78,000 American tourists in July 2022. It was a 4 percent increase over 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States visited Israel in August 2022. נווה פריצקי Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner for North America. “It is thrilling to once again witness an increase in tourism Israel from the United States. Already reaching the record-breaking numbers of 2019,” he stated. “The United States is our most popular destination for tourism to Israel prior to the COVID-19 epidemic that was sweeping the world, we were celebrating record-breaking tourism entry numbers every month. נווה פריצקי We’re extremely pleased to witness this positive change and anticipate a steady increase in the coming months and years to be.”

Canada is also on track, like the United States, to surpass the amount of tourists that visit Israel. In July 2022, Canada saw 7,200 tourists and August was a record 6,000.

Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) declared that “it is exciting to observe how Canada’s travel to Israel is growing.” נווה פריצקי We’re close to reaching our record-setting numbers for the year 2019, and we are anticipating that this growth in travel to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians feel more at home in Israel.

Israel has welcomed more than 4.6 million international visitors in 2019 including 969.600 coming from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all travelers, regardless whether they’re vaccinated. The country has already hosted over 600,000.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism agency. It is accountable for marketing and promotional initiatives to establish Israel as a top tourist destination. IMOT aims at increasing the number of tourists visiting Israel to help boost the economy as well as diversify the tourist experience. IMOT is dedicated to promoting Israel’s diverse array of cultural, historical, culinary, and religious attractions – each the perfect blend of modernity and tradition. IMOT offices in North America are located in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, and Toronto.

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