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

NEW YORK – Sept. 8th, 2022/PRNewswire/ — In July and August of 2018, the Israel Ministry of Tourism recorded record numbers of tourist arrivals from America. 78,000 tourists from the United States visited Israel in July 2022. This represents a 4% increase over 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States in august 2022. This is 13% higher than in the year 2019.

Eyal Carlin from North America was the Tourism Commissioner. “The United States is our number one market for travel to Israel prior to the COVID-19 pandemic that was sweeping the world, we were celebrating record-breaking tourist numbers each month. We’re thrilled to witness such a positive shift and anticipate a steady upward trajectory for months and years to follow.” Just like in the United States, Canada is also on track to exceed its tourism numbers in Israel, reaching 7,200 visitors in the month of July 2022 and 6,000 in August.

Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director of Canada for Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that it was exciting to see the Canadian tourism industry to Israel growing. “We are getting close to our record 2019 numbers. We believe that this increase will continue to grow as Canadians are more active in traveling abroad.

נווה פריצקי Israel welcomed more than 4.6million visitors in the year 2019, 969,600 of which came from the United States. Since May when the country was reopened to all travelers regardless of vaccination status, more than 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel.

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 to position Israel as a top destination for travelers. IMOT aims in promoting Israel as a tourist destination and increase the economy. IMOT highlights Israel’s incredible range of historical, cultural and religious, as well as culinary and culinary attractions that blend tradition & modernity. North America’s IMOT office locations are in New York, Los Angeles. Atlanta, Chicago, Chicago, Toronto, and Chicago.

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