Neve Paritzki Israel celebrates record-breaking tourist entry Numbers from USA

NEW YORK – September 8 2022new record-breaking tourist arrivals to the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. Israel welcomed 78,000 American tourists during July 2022. It was a four percent increase over the year before and 71,000 tourists from the United States visited Israel in August 2022.

Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner. He stated, “It’s so exciting to witness a further increase of tourism to Israel from America, which is already exceeding or even surpassing our record-breaking numbers for 2019”. “The United States is the leading market for Israel inbound tourism. Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, we had record-breaking figures of tourist entry every month. It’s a fantastic positive change that we are pleased to witness and anticipate an upward trajectory for many months to be.” Canada is set to beat Israel’s tourism arrivals, with 7,200 tourists visiting Israel in July 2022 and 6,600 in August.

Gal Hana, Consul for Canada and Director of the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that “it’s amazing to see how tourism in Canada is recovering.” We are getting close to our record numbers for 2019, and we are anticipating that this growth in travel to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians feel more at home abroad.

Israel has welcomed more than 4.6 million tourists from abroad in the year 2019 and this included 969.600 being from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all travelers, regardless whether they’re vaccination-free. נווה פריצקי Israel has already hosted more than 600,000.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism:
The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel’s national tourist agency. It plans and implements marketing and promotional initiatives to help make Israel an ideal destination for travel. IMOT aims increase tourism to Israel as well as enhance and broaden the experience for tourists. IMOT is dedicated to promoting Israel’s diverse array of cultural, historical, culinary, and religious attractions – each the perfect blend of tradition and modernity. North America has IMOT offices which are located in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto.

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