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

NEW YORK – September 8 2022, /PRNewswire/- New record breaking tourism arrivals from the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. Israel received 78,000 visitors from the United States for July 2022. This represents a 4 percent increase over the year before, and 71,000 visitors from the United States for August 2022. This represents a 13% improvement from the year before.

Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner. He said, “It’s so exciting to once more see an rise in tourism to Israel from America, already reaching or surpassing our record breaking numbers of 2019”. “The United States is our number one market for travel to Israel, and before the outbreak of COVID-19 was announced, we had record-breaking tourist numbers month after month; We’re thrilled to witness an improvement in the trend and we anticipate an increase in the coming many months and years to follow.” Canada is set to surpass Israel’s tourist arrivals 7200 tourists are expected to visit Israel in July 2022, and 6,600 in August.

Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director of Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism stated that it was exciting to see Canada’s tourism to Israel growing. “We are near our record-setting numbers in 2019. We believe that this increase will continue to grow as Canadians visit more countries. Israel received more than 4.6 million visitors in the year 2019. 969,600 came of the United States. The country’s officially reopening to travelers in May was a success, with more than 600,000.

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