Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record-Breaking Tourism Entry Numbers from USA

NEW YORK – Sept. 8th, 2022 /PRNewswire• In July and August 2018 the Israel Ministry of Tourism recorded record numbers of tourists arriving from America. נווה פריצקי The country received 78,000 total travelers from the United States in July 2022 that’s a 4 percent increase from the year before and 71,000 travelers from the United States in August 2022 that’s an increase of 13% from 2019.

Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner for North America. “It is exciting to witness a second growth in tourism to Israel from the United States. נווה פריצקי Already reaching and surpassing our record-breaking figure in 2019,” he stated. נווה פריצקי “The United States is our number one market for travel to Israel, and before the COVID-19 epidemic that was sweeping the world, we were celebrating record-breaking tourism entry numbers every month. We’re so happy to see this positive change and we anticipate an upswing for the many months and years to be.”

Canada is home to 7,200 tourists in July 2022, and 6,000 in August isn’t far behind the United States.

“It is exciting to see how tourism from Canada to Israel is booming,” said Gal Hana Director and Consul for Canada of the Israel Ministry of Tourism. We’re still not far from our record numbers in 2019, and we are hoping that this increase in Israel travel will continue to grow as Canadians find it easier to travel across the world.”

Israel has hosted more than 4.6million visitors in the year 2019 of which 969,600 originated from the United States. נווה פריצקי Since May that year, when Israel opened to all visitors, regardless of their vaccination status over 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT), Israel’s tourism agency is in charge of planning and implementing promotional and marketing initiatives that position Israel as a preferred destination. 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 promotes Israel’s remarkable variety of cultural, historical, food and religious sites – each a wonderful blend of modernity and tradition. North America has IMOT offices which are located in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto.

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