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

NEW YORK – Sept. 8 2022 /PRNewswire/- Today, the Israel Ministry of Tourism has announced record-breaking figures of tourists from the United States who visited Israel during July and August. נווה פריצקי The country welcomed 78,000 Americans during July 2022. It was a four percent increase from 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States visited Israel in August 2022.

Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) declared that it was exciting to observe a rise in Israeli tourism from the United States. Already surpassing our record-breaking numbers for 2019, he said. “The United States remains our largest market for Israel-bound tourism. Before the COVID-19 epidemic that was in the news, we had record-breaking tourist entry numbers every month. We are delighted to witness this change and anticipate a steady upward trend for months or even years.

Canada, not too far behind the United States of America, is on track for surpassing the number of tourists visiting Israel. נווה פריצקי The country had 7,200 tourists in July 2022 as well as 6,000 tourists in August.

Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director for Canada for Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism stated that it was exciting to see tourism from Canada to Israel growing. נווה פריצקי “We aren’t too far from our record numbers for 2019 and we anticipate that this growth in travel to Israel will further increase as Canadians remain confident about traveling abroad.”

Israel has hosted more than 4.6million visitors in the year 2019 of which 969,600 were from the United States. Since May when the country was opened to all visitors, regardless of their vaccination status, more than 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism:

The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel’s tourism authority. It is responsible for planning and executing marketing and promotional initiatives to make Israel a top travel destination. IMOT is aiming to increase the number of tourists visiting Israel and enhance and diversify the tourist experience. IMOT promotes Israel’s incredible variety of religious, cultural food, historical, and culinary places of interest – each offering a unique blend of modernity and tradition. North American IMOT offices are in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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