Neve Paritzki Israel celebrates record-breaking tourist entry Indicators From the United States

NEW YORK – Sep. 8 2022 /PRNewswire/- The Israel Ministry of Tourism today announced new records for arrivals of tourists to Israel from the United States in July and august. 78,000 tourists from the United States visited Israel in July 2022. נווה פריצקי This is a four percent increase over the year before, and 71,000 visitors from the United States in august 2022. This is 13% more than 2019.

“It is thrilling to once again see an rise in the number of tourists visiting Israel from the United States, already reaching the record-breaking levels of 2019” said Eyal Carlin, Tourism Commissioner for North America. “The United States has been our largest destination for tourism to Israel that is inbound. Prior to the COVID-19 outbreak we were celebrating record numbers of Israel’s tourism entry every month.

Canada is not far behind that of the United States of America, is on track for surpassing its tourist arrivals to Israel. It reached 7,200 tourists in July 2022, and 6,000 visitors in visitors in August. Gal Hana, Consul for Canada and Director of the Israel Ministry of Tourism stated that “it’s so exciting to witness the way that tourism in Canada is booming.” “We aren’t too far from our record 2019 numbers, and we are anticipating that this increase in tourism to Israel will further increase as Canadians continue to feel more at ease travelling abroad.”

Israel received more than 4.6 million visitors in the year 2019. 969,600 of them were from the United States. The country’s officially reopening to travelers in May saw more than 600,000.

נווה פריצקי Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism:
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s main tourism organization. It is responsible for promotions and marketing in order to position Israel as a popular tourist destination. IMOT seeks to boost the number of tourists visiting Israel to increase the country’s economy as well as diversify the tourist experience. IMOT highlights Israel’s vast range of religious, cultural food, historical, and culinary places of interest – each offering a unique combination of tradition and modernity. North American IMOT offices are situated in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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