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

NEW YORK – September 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — New record breaking tourist arrivals to the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. The country welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States during July 2022 which was an increase of 4% over 2019 and 71,000 travelers from the United States during August 2022. נווה פריצקי This is a 13% increase over the year before.

Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner. “It is thrilling to see a new growth in tourism to Israel from the United States. Already reaching and exceeding our record-breaking number in 2019,” he stated. “The United States is our top market for inbound tourism to Israel prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, we were celebrating record-breaking tourism entry numbers month after month; We’re thrilled to witness this positive change and anticipate a steady increase in the coming many months and years to follow.”

Canada is set to surpass Israel’s arrivals in tourist numbers, with 7,200 tourists visiting Israel in July 2022 and 6,600 tourists in August.

נווה פריצקי Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) said that “it is so exciting to see how Canada’s tourism to Israel is booming.” נווה פריצקי “We are close to our record 2019 numbers. We expect that this growth will continue as Canadians are more active in traveling abroad.

Israel received more visitors from all over the world during the year 2019 than any other nation. 969 600 of them were Americans. Israel’s official reopening to all travelers was May 2018. Israel has been home to more than 600,400 US travelers since then.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism:

The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT), Israel’s tourism agency is in charge of planning and implementing promotional and marketing initiatives to position Israel as a top destination. IMOT hopes to boost tourism to Israel and improve and diversify the tourist experience. IMOT promotes Israel’s incredible array of cultural, religious food, historic, and culinary tourist attractions that are each a wonderful blend of modernity and tradition. North American IMOT offices are situated in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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