Neve Paritzki Israel celebrates record-breaking entry into tourism Numbers from the United States

NEW YORK – Sept. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Today, the Israel Ministry of Tourism has announced record-breaking figures of tourists from the United States who visited Israel in July and August. נווה פריצקי Israel welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States in July 2022 that’s a 4 percent increase from 2019 and 71,000 travelers from the United States in August 2022, a 13% increase from 2019. Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner. He stated, “It’s so exciting to once more see an rise in tourism to Israel from the United States, and already reaching or surpassing the record-breaking numbers we saw in 2019”. “The United States has been the most important source of tourism for Israel inbound. Prior to the COVID-19 outbreak we had been celebrating record-breaking figures of the number of tourists entering Israel each month.

Canada is also on track, just like the United States, to surpass the amount of tourists that visit Israel. In July 2022, Canada saw 7,200 tourists and August witnessed 6,600.

Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director of Canada for Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism stated that it was thrilling to see Canada’s tourism to Israel growing. “We are near our record-setting numbers in 2019. We expect that this trend will continue as Canadians visit more countries. נווה פריצקי Israel welcomed more than 4.6million tourists in 2019, 969,600 of which originated from the United States. נווה פריצקי Since May that year, when Israel opened to all visitors, regardless of their vaccination status, more than 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel.

Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism authority. It is accountable for promotions and marketing to promote Israel as a top tourist destination. IMOT seeks to boost tourist traffic to support Israel’s economy and diversify and enhance the visitor experience. IMOT operates in Israel to help promote the stunning array of cultural and religious places of interest – each offering a distinct blend of tradition, modernity and culinary delights. IMOT offices in North America are located in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, and Toronto.

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