Neve Paritzki Israel is celebrating record-breaking tourism entry Indicators From the United States

NEW YORK – Sept. 8 2022, /PRNewswire/- Today, the Israel Ministry of Tourism revealed record-breaking numbers of travelers from the United States who visited Israel in July and August. 78,000 visitors from the United States visited Israel in July 2022. This is a four% increase over 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States in august 2022. This is 13% more than 2019.

Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner for North America. “It is exciting to witness a second rise in tourism to Israel from the United States. Already reaching the record-breaking numbers of 2019,” he stated. “The United States is our number one market for travel to Israel and prior to the COVID-19 epidemic, we were celebrating record-breaking numbers of tourism entries each month. We’re thrilled to witness such a positive shift and anticipate a steady increase in the coming months and years to be.”

Just like in the United States, Canada is in the process of surpassing the number of tourists visiting Israel, reaching 7,200 visitors in July 2022 and 6,000 in August.

נווה פריצקי “It is so exciting to see how the Canadian tourism to Israel is rebounding,” said Gal Hana, Consul and Director for Canada for the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We are near our record-setting numbers in 2019. We expect that this growth will continue to grow as Canadians travel more abroad.

Israel has welcomed more than 4.6 million tourists from abroad in the year 2019 and this included 969.600 of them coming from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all travelers, regardless if they are immunized. Israel has already hosted more than 600,000. Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism agency. It is in charge of marketing and promotional initiatives to establish Israel as a popular tourist destination. IMOT is aiming to increase tourist traffic to support Israel’s economy as well as to diversify and enhance the visitor experience. IMOT is a proponent of Israel’s incredible variety of cultural, historical, tourist attractions, culinary and religious which are all a delightful combination of tradition and modernity. נווה פריצקי North America’s IMOT office locations are New York, Los Angeles. Atlanta, Chicago, Chicago, Toronto, and Chicago.

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