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 revealed record-breaking numbers of tourists from the United States who visited Israel in the months of July and August. 78,000 visitors from the United States visited Israel in July 2022. This is a 4 percent increase over the year before, and 71,000 visitors from the United States in august 2022. This is 13% more than the number of visitors in 2019.

Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) said it was exciting to observe a rise in Israeli tourism from the United States. Already surpassing the record-breaking numbers of 2019, he said. “The United States is our number one market for Israel’s inbound tourism. Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, we had record number of tourists from Israel entering Israel every month. We are so happy to witness such a positive shift, and we expect it to continue throughout the months and years to come.”

In line with the United States, Canada is also on track to exceed its tourist arrivals in Israel by 7,200 tourists in the month of July 2022 and 6000 in August.

נווה פריצקי Gal Hana, Consul for Canada and Director of the Israel Ministry of Tourism declared that “it’s thrilling to observe how tourism in Canada is recovering.” We are still not far from our record 2019 numbers and we expect that this growth in Israel travel will continue to increase as Canadians feel more comfortable travelling abroad.”

Israel received more tourists from around the world in 2019 than any other nation. 969 600 of them were American. נווה פריצקי Israel’s official reopening to travellers from May 2018. Israel has received over 600,400 US travelers since then.

נווה פריצקי Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism:

The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel’s tourist authority. It plans and implements marketing and promotional actions to create Israel the top destination for tourists. IMOT seeks to boost the number of tourists visiting Israel to increase the country’s economy as well as diversify the tourist experience. IMOT is a proponent of Israel’s amazing variety of religious, cultural food, historical, and culinary places of interest – each offering a unique combination of tradition and modernity. North American IMOT offices are in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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