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

NEW YORK – Sept. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Today, the Israel Ministry of Tourism announced record-breaking numbers of tourists from the United States who visited Israel during July and August. Israel welcomed 78,000 American tourists in July 2022. It was a 4 percent increase over 2019, while 71,000 American tourists were in Israel during August 2022. Eyal Carlin from North America was the Tourism Commissioner. נווה פריצקי נווה פריצקי “The United States remains our most important market for Israel-bound tourism. נווה פריצקי Prior to the COVID-19 outbreak there was a record-breaking number of tourism numbers each month. We are thrilled to see this shift and anticipate an upward trend that will continue for months or even years.

Canada is in the process, as the United States, to surpass the amount of tourists that visit Israel. נווה פריצקי In July 2022, Canada had 7,200 visitors while August was a record 6,000.

“It is exciting to see how Canada’s tourism to Israel is booming,” said Gal Hana Director and Consul for Canada for the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We are not far from our record in 2019 and we expect that the growth in travels to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians feel more confident about traveling abroad.”

Israel welcomed more than 4.6million tourists in 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.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT), Israel’s tourism agency is responsible for preparing and executing promotional and marketing initiatives that position Israel as a top destination. IMOT is aiming to in promoting Israel as a popular tourist destination and boost economic growth. IMOT is a proponent of Israel’s amazing array of cultural, religious food, historical, and culinary places of interest – each offering a unique blend of modernity and tradition. The IMOT offices for North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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