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

NEW YORK – September 8 2022new record-breaking tourism arrivals from the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. Israel welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States in July 2022, a 4% increase from 2019, and 71,000 total travelers from the United States in August 2022 that’s 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 once more see an rise in tourism to Israel from the United States, and already in the process of surpassing or exceeding the record-breaking numbers we saw in 2019”. “The United States has been our largest source of tourism for Israel inbound. Prior to the outbreak of COVID-19, we were celebrating record figures of the number of tourists entering Israel each month.

Canada with 7,200 visitors in July 2022 and 6,000 tourists in August, isn’t too far behind the United States.

נווה פריצקי “It is thrilling to see how Canada’s tourism to Israel is booming,” said Gal Hana Consul and Director of Canada of the Israel Ministry of Tourism. נווה פריצקי “We are not too far away from our record 2019 and we expect that the increase in travel to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians feel more confident about traveling internationally.”

Israel received more visitors from all over the world during the year 2019 than any other country. 969 600 of these were Americans. Israel’s official reopening to all travelers was May 2018. Israel has received over 600,400 US travellers since that time.

Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism authority responsible for preparing and implementing marketing and promotional initiatives to promote Israel as a popular destination for travel. IMOT is aiming to increase tourism to boost the economy of Israel as well as to diversify and enhance the visitor experience. IMOT promotes Israel’s amazing variety of historical, cultural, culinary, religious, and culinary destinations – each a blend of tradition & modernity. North America’s IMOT office locations are New York, Los Angeles. Atlanta, Chicago, Chicago, Toronto, and Chicago.

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