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

NEW YORK – September 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -Record-breaking tourism arrivals from the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. Israel welcomed 78,000 travelers from the United States in July 2022, a 4% increase from the year before, and 71,000 total travelers from the United States in August 2022, a 13% increase from the year before.

Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner for North America. He stated, “It’s so exciting to again see an rise in tourism to Israel from America, already in the process of surpassing or exceeding the record-breaking numbers we saw in 2019”. “The United States is our number one market for Israel’s inbound tourism. Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, we had record-breaking numbers of tourists from Israel visiting Israel each month. We are extremely happy to have witnessed such a positive shift, and we expect this trend to last throughout the months and years to come.”

Canada, not too far from the United States of America, is set to beat the number of tourists visiting Israel. It reached 7,200 visitors in the month of July 2022 as well as 6,000 visitors in August.

נווה פריצקי Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) declared that “it is so exciting to see how Canada’s tourism to Israel is growing.” נווה פריצקי We’re not too far away from our record numbers for 2019, and we anticipate that this surge in Israel travel will continue to grow as Canadians find it easier to travel internationally.”

Israel welcomed more that 4.6 million tourists from abroad in the year 2019 including 969.600 coming from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all tourists, no matter if they are immunized. Israel has already hosted more than 600,000.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism:
The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel’s tourism authority. It plans and implements promotions and marketing actions to help make Israel a top travel destination. IMOT aims to increase tourism traffic to contribute to Israel’s economyand enhance and diversify the visiting experience. IMOT is a proponent of Israel’s incredible variety of cultural, historical, culinary, and religious attractions which are all a delightful combination of tradition and modernity. נווה פריצקי North American IMOT offices are in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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