Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record Breaking Tourism Entry Numbers United States

NEW YORK – Sep. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ – The Israel Ministry of Tourism today unveiled new records for the number of tourists coming to Israel from the United States in July and august. Israel welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States for July 2022. This is a 4% rise over 2019, and 71,000 visitors from the United States for August 2022. This represents a 13% improvement from 2019.

Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner of the United States. He stated, “It’s so exciting to witness a further increasing number of tourists visiting Israel from the United States, and already reaching or surpassing our record breaking numbers of 2019”. “The United States has been our most important source of tourism for Israel inbound. Prior to the outbreak of COVID-19, we had record figures of the number of tourists entering Israel each month.

נווה פריצקי Canada which isn’t too far behind that of the United States of America, is set to beat the tourist numbers to Israel. It had 7,200 tourists in July 2022 as well as 6,000 visitors in August.

Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) stated that “it is so exciting to observe how Canada’s travel to Israel is growing.” “We aren’t too far from our record 2019 numbers, and we are anticipating that this growth in the number of travelers to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians remain at ease travelling abroad.”

Israel has hosted more than 4.6million visitors in the year 2019, 969,600 of which were from the United States. Since May that year, when Israel is now open to all tourists 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 agency responsible for planning and implementing marketing and promotion initiatives to position Israel as a top travel destination. IMOT hopes to boost tourism to Israel and improve and diversify the tourist experience. IMOT is a proponent of Israel’s vast range of historical, cultural and culinary, religious and culinary destinations which are all a mix of both modernity and tradition. נווה פריצקי North America’s IMOT office locations are in New York, Los Angeles. Atlanta, Chicago, Chicago, Toronto, and Chicago.

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