Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record Breaking Tourism Entry Numbers United States

NEW YORK – September 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -Record-breaking tourism arrivals from the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. The country welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States during July 2022, an increase by 4% over 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States during August 2022. That’s 13% increase over 2019.

Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) stated that it was thrilling to witness a rise in Israeli tourism from the United States. Already surpassing our record-breaking figures for 2019, he said. נווה פריצקי “The United States is our top market for inbound tourism to Israel, and before the COVID-19 epidemic that was sweeping the world, we were celebrating record-breaking tourist numbers each month. We’re thrilled to witness this positive change and we anticipate an upward trajectory for years and months to come.”

Canada is not far behind the United States of America, is on track for surpassing its tourist arrivals to Israel. It had 7,200 tourists in July 2022, and 6,000 visitors in visitors in August.

נווה פריצקי Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director of Canada for Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that it was exciting to see tourism from Canada to Israel returning. “We are not far off our record-setting numbers in 2019 and we anticipate that this growth in the number of travelers to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians continue to feel more at ease traveling abroad.”

Israel welcomed more than 4.6million visitors in the year 2019 of which 969,600 came from the United States. Since May when the country was is now open to all tourists, regardless of their vaccination status More than 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
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