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

NEW YORK – September 8 2022Record-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 4 percent increase over 2019, while 71,000 American tourists were in Israel during August 2022.

Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) said it was exciting to see the growth in Israeli tourism coming from the United States. Already surpassing the record-breaking numbers of 2019, he said. “The United States remains our most important market for Israel-bound tourism. Before the COVID-19 epidemic there was a record-breaking number of tourist entry numbers every month. נווה פריצקי נווה פריצקי We are thrilled to see this shift and anticipate an upward trend that will continue for months and even years.

Just like the United States, Canada is in the process of surpassing its tourism numbers in Israel with 7,200 visitors in the month of July 2022 and 6,000 in August.

“It is so exciting to see how the Canadian tourism to Israel is growing,” said Gal Hana, Consul and Director for Canada of the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We are not far off our record 2019 numbers We are hoping that this growth in tourism to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians remain comfortable traveling internationally.”

נווה פריצקי Israel received more tourists from around the world in the year 2019 than any other nation. 969 600 of them were American. Israel’s official opening for travellers from May 2018. נווה פריצקי Israel has welcomed over 600,400 US travellers since that time.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism, Israel’s national agency for tourism creating and executing marketing and promotional programs to promote Israel as a popular travel destination. IMOT is aiming to increase tourism traffic in order to boost the economy of Israel and also diversify and enhance the visitor experience. IMOT highlights Israel’s vast range of religious, cultural, culinary, and historical attractions – each a perfect blend of modernity and tradition. North America has IMOT offices which are located in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto.

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