Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record Breaking Tourism Entry Numbers – United States

NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Israel Ministry of Tourism announced today new record-breaking tourist arrivals from the United States visiting Israel in the months of July and August. נווה פריצקי The country welcomed 78,000 Americans during July 2022. This was a 4 percent increase over the year before and 71,000 tourists from the United States visited Israel in August 2022.

Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner for North America. “It is thrilling to see a new rise in tourism to Israel from the United States. Already reaching the record-breaking numbers of 2019,” he stated. “The United States remains our biggest market for tourism to Israel. Before the outbreak of COVID-19 that was in the news, we had record-breaking tourism numbers each month. נווה פריצקי We are delighted to witness this change and are expecting an upward trend that will continue for months or even years.

Canada, which has 7,200 visitors in July 2022, and 6,000 tourists in August, is not far behind the United States.

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 returning. “We are getting close to our record numbers for the year 2019. We anticipate that this increase will continue to grow as Canadians travel more abroad.

Israel has hosted more than 4.6million tourists in 2019, 969,600 of which came from the United States. Since May that year, when Israel reopened to all travelers regardless of vaccination status over 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. It is responsible for promotions and marketing in order to position Israel as a preferred tourist destination. IMOT is aiming to increase tourism to boost the economy of Israel as well as to diversify and enhance the visitor experience. IMOT operates in Israel to promote the impressive variety of religious and cultural attractions – each a unique blend of tradition, modernity and culinary delights. The North American IMOT offices are in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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