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

NEW YORK – Sep. 8 2022 /PRNewswire/- The Israel Ministry of Tourism today announced new records for arrivals of tourists in Israel from the United States in July and August. The country welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States during July 2022 which is an increase by 4% over 2019 and 71,000 travelers from the United States during August 2022. That’s a 13% increase over 2019.

Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner. “It is exciting to witness a second growth in tourism to Israel from the United States. Already reaching and exceeding our record-breaking number in 2019,” he stated. “The United States has been the most important market for Israel’s tourism inbound. Before the COVID-19 outbreak, we were celebrating record figures of the number of tourists entering Israel every month.

Canada is set to surpass Israel’s tourist arrivals by attracting 7,200 tourists to Israel in July 2022, and 6,600 in August.

Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada in the Israel Ministry of Tourism. We are still not away from our record-setting numbers in 2019, and we are hoping that this surge in Israel travel will continue to increase as Canadians find it easier to travel across the world.” Israel welcomed 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 vaccination status over 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel.

נווה פריצקי Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism, Israel’s national agency for tourism designing and conducting promotional and marketing programs to promote Israel as a popular travel destination. IMOT seeks to boost tourism to help support the Israeli economy and also diversify and enhance visitors’ experience. IMOT works to promote Israel’s diverse array of historical, cultural and culinary attractions – each the perfect blend of tradition and modernity. The IMOT offices for North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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