Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record-Breaking Tourism Entry Counts from the United States

NEW YORK – Sept. 8 2022 /PRNewswire/ Today, the Israel Ministry of Tourism has announced record-breaking figures of visitors from the United States who visited Israel in July and August. Israel welcomed 78,000 American tourists in July 2022. נווה פריצקי It was a 4 percent increase from 2019 seven thousand tourists from America visited Israel in August 2022. “It is so exciting to see yet another increase in tourist numbers to Israel from the United States, already reaching and surpassing our record-breaking numbers for the year 2019” said Eyal Carlin, Tourism Commissioner for North America. “The United States is our top market for inbound tourism to Israel prior to the outbreak of COVID-19 was announced, we had record-breaking numbers of tourism entries every month. We’re so happy to see an improvement in the trend and anticipate a steady upward trajectory for many months and years to follow.”

Canada with 7200 tourists visiting the country in July 2022 and 6,000 tourists in August, is not far from the United States.

Gal Hana, Consul for Canada and Director of the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that “it’s so exciting to witness the way that tourism in Canada is booming.” “We are close to our record numbers for the year 2019. We believe that this increase will continue to grow as Canadians visit more countries.

Israel received more tourists from around the world in 2019 than any other country. 969 600 were Americans. נווה פריצקי Israel’s official reopening for travellers from May 2018. נווה פריצקי The country has received more than 600,400 US travelers since then.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel’s main tourism organization responsible for planning and implementing marketing and promotion initiatives to position Israel as a top destination for travel. IMOT aims for increased tourism traffic in order to boost the economy of Israel and also diversify and enhance the visitor experience. נווה פריצקי IMOT is dedicated to promoting Israel’s vast array of historical, cultural, culinary, and religious attractions – each the perfect blend of tradition and modernity. North American IMOT offices are in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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