Neve Paritzki Israel celebrates record-breaking tourist entry Numbers from the United States

NEW YORK – Sept. 8 2022, /PRNewswire/ Today the Israel Ministry of Tourism has announced record-breaking figures of travelers from the United States who visited Israel in the months of July and August. 78,000 tourists from the United States visited Israel in July 2022. This is a four% increase over 2019, and 71,000 visitors from the United States in august 2022. נווה פריצקי נווה פריצקי This is 13% more than 2019. Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner. “It is exciting to once again witness an growth in tourism to Israel from the United States. Already reaching the record-breaking numbers in 2019,” he stated. “The United States remains our most important market for Israel-bound tourism. Prior to the outbreak of COVID-19 there was a record-breaking number of monthly numbers of tourists entering the country. We are thrilled to witness this change and anticipate an ongoing upward trend for months or even years.

Canada is set to surpass Israel’s arrivals in tourist numbers, with 7,200 tourists visiting Israel in July 2022, and 6,600 in August.

“It is exciting to see how tourism from Canada to Israel is growing,” said Gal Hana Consul and Director of Canada for the Israel Ministry of Tourism. We are getting close to our record numbers for 2019, and we are anticipating that this surge in tourism to Israel will continue as Canadians are more comfortable at ease in Israel.

Israel received more tourists from all over the world during 2019 than any other country. 969 600 of these were Americans. Israel’s official opening for all travelers was May 2018. Israel has received over 600,400 US tourists since the time of opening.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism, Israel’s tourism agency, is responsible for planning and conducting promotional and marketing programs to promote Israel as a popular travel destination. IMOT is aiming to increase the number of tourists visiting Israel to boost its economy as well as diversify the tourist experience. IMOT helps promote Israel’s impressive assortment of historical, cultural, culinary, and religious attractions – each the perfect blend of tradition and modernity. The IMOT offices North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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