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

NEW YORK – Sep. 8 2022, /PRNewswire/ The Israel Ministry of Tourism today unveiled new records for the number of tourists coming to Israel from the United States in July and August. The country welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States in July 2022, a 4% increase from the year before and 71,000 total visitors from the United States in August 2022 which is an increase of 13% from the year before.

Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner. נווה פריצקי He said, “It’s so exciting to witness a further increasing number of tourists visiting Israel from the United States, and already in the process of surpassing or exceeding our record breaking numbers of 2019”. “The United States is our most popular destination for tourism to Israel, and before the COVID-19 epidemic was announced, we had record-breaking tourism entry numbers month after month; We’re extremely pleased to witness such a positive shift and we anticipate an upswing for the years and months to be.”

Canada, which has 7200 tourists visiting the country in July 2022 and 6,000 tourists in August, isn’t too much from the United States.

“It is exciting to see how the Canadian tourism to Israel is growing,” said Gal Hana, Consul and Director for Canada of the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We aren’t far off our record in 2019, and we anticipate that the rise in travel to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians are more comfortable traveling internationally.” Israel has hosted more than 4.6million visitors in the year 2019 of which 969,600 came from the United States. Since May, when the country opened to all visitors regardless of vaccination status over 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel.

נווה פריצקי Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s main tourism agency. It is accountable for marketing and promotional initiatives in order to position Israel as a top tourist destination. IMOT aims at increasing tourism to Israel to help boost the economy as well as diversify the tourist experience. IMOT works to promote Israel’s vast array of historical, cultural and culinary places of interest – each offering the perfect blend of modernity and tradition. North America has IMOT offices situated in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto.

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