Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record Breaking Tourism Entry Numbers United States

NEW YORK – Sept. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ – Today the Israel Ministry of Tourism revealed record-breaking numbers of tourists from the United States who visited Israel during July and August. 78,000 tourists from the United States visited Israel in July 2022. This represents a 4 percentage increase over 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States in august 2022. This is 13% more than the number of visitors in 2019.

Eyal Carlin from North America was the Tourism Commissioner. “The United States remains our most important market for Israel-bound tourism. Prior to the outbreak of COVID-19 there was a record-breaking number of tourism numbers each month. נווה פריצקי We are thrilled to witness this change and expect a steady upward trend for months and even years.

Canada, not too far from that of the United States of America, is set to beat the number of tourists visiting Israel. The country had 7,200 tourists in July 2022 as well as 6,000 tourists in August.

Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director of Canada for Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism stated that it was thrilling to see the Canadian tourism industry to Israel returning. “We aren’t too far from our record numbers for 2019, and we are anticipating that this increase in tourism to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians continue to feel more confident about travelling abroad.”

Israel received more than 4.6 million tourists from abroad in 2019, with 969.600 coming from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all travelers, regardless if they are vaccinated. נווה פריצקי It already has hosted more than 600,000 visitors. Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism agency responsible for planning and executing marketing and promotional initiatives that position Israel as a popular destination for travel. IMOT aims promote Israel as a destination for tourists and increase economic growth. IMOT is a proponent of Israel’s amazing variety of religious, cultural food, historic, and culinary places of interest – each offering a unique combination of tradition and modernity. The IMOT offices North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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