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

NEW YORK – Sept. 8th, 2022/PRNewswirein July and August 2018, the Israel Ministry of Tourism reported record numbers of visitors from the United States. The country welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States during July 2022, an increase of 4% over 2019 and 71,000 visitors from the United States during August 2022. That’s a 13% increase over 2019. “It is thrilling to see yet another increase in tourism to Israel from the United States, already reaching and exceeding our record-breaking numbers for the year 2019” stated Eyal Carlin, Tourism Commissioner for North America. “The United States is our most popular destination for tourism to Israel, and before the outbreak of COVID-19 that was sweeping the world, we were celebrating record-breaking numbers of tourism entries each month. We’re so happy to see an improvement in the trend and we anticipate an increase in the coming years and months to come.”

Not far behind in the United States, Canada is also on track to exceed the number of tourists visiting Israel, reaching 7,200 visitors in July 2022 , and 6000 in August.

Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada within the Israel Ministry of Tourism. We are still not far from our record numbers for 2019, and we anticipate that this increase in Israel travel will continue to grow as Canadians are more comfortable traveling abroad.”

נווה פריצקי Israel welcomed over 4.6 million tourists in 2019. 969,600 were from the United States. נווה פריצקי נווה פריצקי The country’s officially reopening to travelers in May has seen more than 600,000.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism organization. נווה פריצקי It is accountable for promotions and marketing to establish Israel as a preferred tourist destination. IMOT seeks to boost tourism traffic in order to help support the Israeli economy and also diversify and enhance the visitor experience. IMOT helps promote Israel’s impressive assortment of historical, cultural, culinary, and religious tourist attractions, each offering perfect mix of modernity and tradition. IMOT office locations in North America are located in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, and Toronto.

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