Neve Paritzki Israel is celebrating record-breaking tourism entry Numbers from USA

NEW YORK – Sep. 8 2022, /PRNewswire/- The Israel Ministry of Tourism today announced new records for tourist arrivals in Israel from the United States in July and August. The country welcomed 78,000 visitors from the United States for July 2022. This is a 4 percent increase over the year before, and 71,000 visitors from the United States for August 2022. This is an increase of 13% over the year before. Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner of the United States. נווה פריצקי He stated, “It’s so exciting to again see an increasing number of tourists visiting Israel from America, already exceeding or even surpassing the record-breaking numbers we saw in 2019”. “The United States remains our biggest market for tourism to Israel. Before the outbreak of COVID-19 that was in the news, we had record-breaking monthly numbers of tourists entering the country. We are delighted to see this positive shift and anticipate a steady upward trend for months or even years.

נווה פריצקי In line with in the United States, Canada is in the process of surpassing the number of tourists visiting Israel, reaching 7,200 visitors in the month of July 2022 and 6,600 in August.

Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) stated that “it is exciting to see how Canada’s tourism to Israel is booming.” “We are not far off our record numbers for 2019 and we anticipate that this growth in tourism to Israel will further increase as Canadians continue to feel more comfortable travelling abroad.”

Israel received more than 4.6 million visitors in the year 2019. 969,600 were of the United States. The country’s officially reopening to travelers in May was a success, with more than 600,000.

נווה פריצקי About the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s main tourism organization. It is accountable for marketing and promotional initiatives in order to position Israel as a preferred tourist destination. IMOT aims increase tourism to Israel and improve and broaden the experience for tourists. IMOT highlights Israel’s vast array of cultural, religious food, historical, and culinary tourist attractions that are each a wonderful blend of modernity and tradition. North America’s IMOT offices are located in New York, Los Angeles. Atlanta, Chicago, Chicago, Toronto, and Chicago.

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