Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record-Breaking Tourism Entry From the USA

NEW YORK – Sep. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Israel Ministry of Tourism today released new records for arrivals of tourists to Israel from the United States in July and August. The country received 78,000 travelers from the United States during July 2022 which is an increase of 4% over the year before and 71,000 tourists from the United States during August 2022. That’s a 13% increase over 2019.

Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner. “It is exciting to once again witness an growth in tourism to Israel from the United States. Already reaching and exceeding our record-breaking number of the year 2019,” he stated. “The United States remains our most important market for Israel-bound tourism. Prior to the COVID-19 outbreak there was a record-breaking number of tourism numbers each month. נווה פריצקי We are thrilled to see this positive shift and expect an ongoing upward trend for months and even years.

Just like in the United States, Canada is also on track to exceed the number of tourists visiting Israel by 7,200 tourists 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 thrilling to see tourism from Canada to Israel rebounding. “We aren’t too far from our record-setting numbers in 2019 We are hoping that this growth in the number of travelers to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians continue to feel more at ease travelling abroad.”

Israel received more than 4.6 million tourists from abroad in the year 2019, with 969.600 being from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all travelers, regardless if they are vaccinated. נווה פריצקי It has already hosted more than 600,000.

נווה פריצקי Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism:
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism organization responsible for planning and executing marketing and promotional initiatives that position Israel as a popular destination for travel. IMOT seeks to increase the number of tourists visiting Israel to help Israel’s economyand enhance and diversify the visiting experience. IMOT is a proponent of Israel’s amazing range of religious, cultural food, historic, and culinary attractions – each a perfect combination of tradition and modernity. The North American IMOT offices are in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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