Neve Paritzki Israel celebrates record-breaking entry into tourism The numbers come 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 in Israel from the United States in July and August. נווה פריצקי Israel received 78,000 visitors from the United States during July 2022, an increase of 4% over 2019 and 71,000 travelers from the United States during August 2022. That’s a 13% increase over 2019. Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) said it was exciting to see the growth in Israeli tourism coming from the United States. Already surpassing our record-breaking figures for 2019, he added. נווה פריצקי “The United States is our top market for inbound tourism to Israel and prior to the COVID-19 pandemic that was sweeping the world, we were celebrating record-breaking numbers of tourism entries every month. We’re so happy to see an improvement in the trend and expect a continued upward trajectory for years and months to be.”

Canada which isn’t too far from the United States of America, is set to beat the tourist numbers to Israel. נווה פריצקי It had 7,200 visitors in July 2022 and 6,000 in August.

Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada within the Israel Ministry of Tourism. We are still not far from our record numbers in 2019, and we are hoping that this growth in Israel travel will continue to increase as Canadians find it easier to travel internationally.”

In the year 2019, Israel welcomed more than 4.6 million global tourists 969,600 of whom came from the United States, and since its official reopening to all travelers regardless of the status of their vaccination in May, the country has already witnessed more than 600,400 US visitors. נווה פריצקי 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 to establish Israel as a top destination. IMOT seeks to boost tourism to Israel to help boost the economy as well as diversify the tourist experience. IMOT highlights Israel’s vast range of religious, cultural food, historical, and culinary attractions – each a perfect blend of modernity and tradition. The IMOT offices North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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