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

NEW YORK – Sept. 8th, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — In July and August of 2018 the Israel Ministry of Tourism announced record numbers of visitors from America. 78,000 tourists from the United States visited Israel in July 2022. This represents a 4% increase over 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States in august 2022. This is 13% higher than in the year 2019.

Eyal Carlin from North America was the Tourism Commissioner. “The United States remains our most important market for Israel-bound tourism. נווה פריצקי Prior to the COVID-19 outbreak there was a record-breaking number of tourist entry numbers every month. We are delighted to witness this change and are expecting an ongoing upward trend for months, and possibly years.

Just like in the United States, Canada is in the process of surpassing the number of tourists visiting Israel by 7,200 tourists in July 2022 and 6,600 in August.

Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) said that “it is thrilling to observe how Canada’s travel to Israel is rebounding.” נווה פריצקי “We aren’t far off our record in 2019, and we anticipate that the rise in travel to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians feel more confident traveling across the globe.” Israel received more than 4.6 million tourists in 2019. 969,600 came from the United States. The country’s official reopening for all tourists in May saw more than 600,000.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism:
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism authority. It is accountable for promotion and marketing initiatives to promote Israel as a top tourist destination. IMOT seeks to increase the number of tourists visiting Israel to help Israel’s economy, and to improve and diversify the tourist experience. IMOT promotes Israel’s amazing array of cultural, historical, culinary, religious, and culinary experiences which are all a mix of traditional and modern. North America has IMOT offices situated in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto.

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