Neve Paritzki Israel is celebrating record-breaking tourism Entry Numbers – United States

NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2022/PRNewswire– The Israel Ministry of Tourism announced today new record-breaking tourist arrivals from the United States visiting Israel in the months of July and August. Israel welcomed 78,000 travelers from the United States in July 2022, a 4% increase from 2019 and 71,000 total visitors from the United States in August 2022 that’s an increase of 13% from 2019.

Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner for North America. “It is thrilling to see a new rise in tourism to Israel from the United States. Already reaching and exceeding our record-breaking number of the year 2019,” he stated. “The United States is the most popular destination for Israel inbound tourism. Actually, prior to the COVID-19 Pandemichit, we were celebrating record-breaking numbers of tourists entering the country each month. It’s a fantastic positive change that we are very happy about and anticipate an upward trajectory for years to follow.”

Canada with 7,200 visitors in July 2022, and 6,000 tourists in August, isn’t too far behind the United States. Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) said that “it is exciting to watch how Canada’s tourist to Israel is growing.” נווה פריצקי “We are close to our record-setting numbers in 2019. We anticipate that this increase will continue as Canadians travel more abroad.

Israel received more tourists from around the world in the year 2019 than any other country. 969 600 of them were American. Israel’s official reopening to travellers from May 2018. Israel has been home to over 600,400 US travellers since that time.

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The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism agency responsible for planning and implementing marketing and promotion initiatives to position Israel as a top destination for travel. IMOT aims increase tourism to Israel as well as enhance and diversify the tourist experience. IMOT promotes Israel’s amazing range of historical, cultural, culinary, religious, and culinary destinations that blend both modernity and tradition. North America’s IMOT offices are located in New York, Los Angeles. Atlanta, Chicago, Chicago, Toronto, and Chicago. For more information on forthcoming events and activities, visit IMOT’s website at Follow us on Twitter, Twitter & Instagram for the most current news.