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

NEW YORK – Sep. 8 2022 /PRNewswire/- The Israel Ministry of Tourism today released new records for arrivals of tourists to Israel from the United States in July and August. Israel welcomed 78,000 American tourists during July 2022. This was a 4 percent increase from 2019 seven thousand tourists from America visited Israel in August 2022.

“It is so thrilling to witness a new rise in the number of tourists visiting Israel from the United States, already reaching and surpassing our record-breaking numbers in 2019” said Eyal Carlin, Tourism Commissioner for North America. “The United States is our number one market for travel to Israel prior to the outbreak of COVID-19, we were celebrating record-breaking tourism entry numbers month after month; We’re so happy to see an improvement in the trend and expect a continued increase in the coming many months and years to follow.”

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

Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) said that “it is exciting to see how Canada’s tourism to Israel is rebounding.” We’re still not far from our record numbers in 2019, and we are hoping that this increase in Israel travel will continue to grow as Canadians find it easier to travel across the world.” Israel welcomed over 4.6 million tourists in the year of 2019. 969,600 were of the United States. The country’s officially reopening to travelers in May was a success, with more than 600,000.

Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s main tourism organization. נווה פריצקי It is accountable for promotion and marketing initiatives in order to position Israel as a popular tourist destination. IMOT is aiming to boost tourist numbers to boost Israel’s economyand enhance and diversify the visiting experience. נווה פריצקי IMOT highlights Israel’s vast range of religious, cultural food, historical, and culinary tourist attractions that are each a wonderful blend of modernity and tradition. The IMOT offices in North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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