Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record-Break Tourism Entry Numbers from the United States

NEW YORK – September 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -Record-breaking tourism arrivals from the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. Israel welcomed 78,000 American tourists during July 2022. It was a 4 percent increase over 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States visited Israel in August 2022.

Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner for North America. He stated, “It’s so exciting to once more see an rise in tourism to Israel from America, which is already in the process of surpassing or exceeding the record-breaking numbers we saw in 2019”. “The United States remains our largest market for Israel-bound tourism. Prior to the COVID-19 outbreak that was in the news, we had record-breaking tourist entry numbers every month. We are thrilled to see this shift and expect an ongoing upward trend for months, and possibly years.

Canada is poised to beat Israel’s tourism arrivals 7200 tourists are expected to visit Israel in July 2022 and 6,600 in August.

Gal Hana, Consul for Canada and Director of the Israel Ministry of Tourism declared that “it’s thrilling to observe how Canada’s tourism is rebounding.” נווה פריצקי “We are not too far away from our record-setting numbers in 2019, and we are anticipating that this increase in travel to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians remain at ease traveling 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 to any traveler regardless of the status of their vaccination in May this year The country has witnessed more than 600,400 US visitors.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism:
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel’s tourism authority, is responsible for planning and executing promotional and marketing initiatives that position Israel as a top destination. IMOT is aiming to increase the number of tourists visiting Israel to help boost the economic growth and enhance the visitor experience. נווה פריצקי IMOT is a proponent of Israel’s amazing array of cultural, religious, culinary, and historical places of interest – each offering a unique combination of tradition and modernity. נווה פריצקי נווה פריצקי The IMOT offices North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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