Neve Paritzki Israel celebrates record-breaking entry into tourism The numbers come 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 during July and August. The country received 78,000 travelers from the United States during July 2022 which was an increase of 4% over the year before and 71,000 travelers from the United States during August 2022. This is a 13% increase over 2019.

Eyal Carlin from North America was the Tourism Commissioner. נווה פריצקי “The United States is our top market for inbound tourism for Israel. Before the COVID-19 pandemic we had record numbers of tourists from Israel visiting Israel every month. We are so happy to have witnessed such a positive shift, and we expect it to continue throughout the months and years to come.”

Not far behind in the United States, Canada is also on track to surpass its tourism numbers in Israel with 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. נווה פריצקי “We are getting close to our record numbers for the year 2019. We expect that this growth will continue as Canadians visit more countries.

Israel welcomed more tourists from all over the world during 2019 than any other nation. 969 600 of them were Americans. Israel’s official opening for all tourists was in May of 2018. The country has already received more than 600,400 US tourists since the time of opening. נווה פריצקי Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT), Israel’s tourism agency is responsible for preparing and implementing marketing and promotional initiatives that position Israel as a top destination. IMOT aims for increased tourist traffic to help support the Israeli economy and also diversify and improve the visitor experience. IMOT helps promote Israel’s impressive assortment of historical, cultural and culinary places of interest – each offering the perfect blend of modernity and tradition. IMOT offices located in North America are located in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, and Toronto.

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