Neve Paritzki Israel is celebrating record-breaking Tourism Entry Counts from the United States

NEW YORK – Sept. 8th, 2022 /PRNewswirein July and August of 2018 the Israel Ministry of Tourism recorded record numbers of tourist arrivals from the United States. נווה פריצקי The country welcomed 78,000 visitors from the United States for July 2022. This is a four percent increase over 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States for August 2022. This represents a 13% improvement from the year before.

Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) stated that it was exciting to observe a rise in Israeli tourism coming from the United States. Already surpassing our record-breaking figures for 2019, he added. “The United States is our top market for inbound tourism to Israel prior to the COVID-19 epidemic was announced, we had record-breaking tourist numbers every month. We’re extremely pleased to witness this positive change and anticipate a steady increase in the coming many months and years to be.”

Canada with 7200 tourists visiting the country in July 2022 and 6,000 in August, isn’t far behind the United States.

Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada in the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We are getting close to our record-setting numbers in 2019. We expect that this trend will continue to grow as Canadians are more active in traveling abroad.

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

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism authority. It is in charge of promotion and marketing initiatives to promote Israel as a popular tourist destination. IMOT aims for increased tourist traffic to help support the Israeli economy as well as to diversify and enhance the visitor experience. נווה פריצקי IMOT promotes Israel’s incredible range of religious, cultural, culinary, and historical places of interest – each offering a unique combination of tradition and modernity. The North American IMOT offices are in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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