Neve Paritzki Israel is celebrating record-breaking tourism entry 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. Israel welcomed 78,000 American tourists in July 2022. This was a 4 percent increase from 2019 seven thousand tourists from America visited Israel in August 2022.

Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner. “It is exciting to see a new growth in tourism to Israel from the United States. Already reaching and exceeding our record-breaking number of the year 2019,” he stated. “The United States is our most popular destination for tourism to Israel prior to the COVID-19 pandemic that was sweeping the world, we were celebrating record-breaking tourist numbers every month. We’re so happy to see this positive change and expect a continued upward trajectory for years and months to come.”

נווה פריצקי Canada is poised to surpass Israel’s tourist arrivals by attracting 7,200 tourists to Israel in the month of July 2022 and 6,600 in August. Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada within the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We are not too far away from our record in 2019 and we are anticipating that the increase in travel to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians feel more confident about traveling internationally.”

נווה פריצקי Israel received more than 4.6 million tourists in the year of 2019. 969,600 were from the United States. The country’s official reopening for all tourists in May was a success, with more than 600,000.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism agency. It is accountable for promotion and marketing initiatives to promote Israel as a top tourist destination. IMOT seeks to boost the number of tourists visiting Israel to increase the country’s economy as well as diversify the tourist experience. IMOT highlights Israel’s amazing variety of cultural, historical, tourist attractions, culinary and religious that are each a perfect blend of modernity and tradition. North American IMOT offices are located in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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