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

NEW YORK – Sep. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ – The Israel Ministry of Tourism today announced new records for the number of tourists coming to Israel from the United States in July and August. The country welcomed 78,000 Americans in July 2022. נווה פריצקי It was a 4 percent increase from 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States were in Israel during August 2022.

Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner for North America. “It is thrilling to once again witness an growth in tourism to Israel from the United States. Already reaching the record-breaking numbers of 2019,” he stated. נווה פריצקי “The United States remains our largest market for Israel-bound tourism. Prior to the outbreak of COVID-19, we were celebrating record-breaking monthly numbers of tourists entering the country. We are thrilled to see this positive shift and expect an upward trend that will continue for months, and possibly years.

Canada is also on track, just like the United States, to surpass the amount of tourists that visit Israel. In July 2022, Canada saw 7,200 tourists and August was a record the number increase to 6,000.

Gal Hana, Consul for Canada and Director of the Israel Ministry of Tourism declared that “it’s thrilling to observe how tourism in Canada is recovering.” We’re close to reaching our record numbers for 2019, and we are anticipating that this surge in tourism to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians are more comfortable at ease in Israel.

נווה פריצקי Israel has welcomed more than 4.6 million tourists in the year of 2019. 969,600 of them were of the United States. The country’s officially reopening to travelers in May was a success, with more than 600,000.

Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel’s tourism authority. It develops and executes marketing and promotion actions to help make Israel the top destination for tourists. IMOT is aiming to increase the number of tourists visiting Israel to increase the country’s economy as well as diversify the tourist experience. IMOT is a proponent of Israel’s amazing variety of religious, cultural, culinary, and historical attractions – each a perfect combination of tradition and modernity. North America has IMOT offices located in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto.

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