Neve Paritzki Israel is celebrating record-breaking tourism entry The numbers come from the United States

NEW YORK – September 8 2022, /PRNewswire/new record-breaking tourist arrivals to the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. Israel welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States for July 2022. This is a 4 percent increase over 2019 and 71,000 visitors from the United States for August 2022. נווה פריצקי This represents an increase of 13% over the year before.

נווה פריצקי Eyal Carlin from North America was the Tourism Commissioner. “The United States remains our biggest market for tourism to Israel. Before the COVID-19 epidemic there was a record-breaking number of tourist entry numbers every month. We are delighted to see this shift and anticipate an ongoing upward trend for months and even years. Canada, which has 7,200 tourists in July 2022 and 6,000 in August is not far from the United States.

“It is so exciting to see how the Canadian tourism to Israel is booming,” said Gal Hana, Consul and Director for Canada of the Israel Ministry of Tourism. We are getting close to our record numbers for 2019 and we expect that this increase in travel to Israel will continue as Canadians feel more at ease when they travel abroad.

In 2019, Israel welcomed more than 4.6 million global tourists, 969,600 of them coming from the United States, and since its official reopening for everyone regardless of their the status of their vaccination in May of this year Israel has received over 600,400 US visitors.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism organization. It is accountable for promotions and marketing to promote Israel as a popular tourist destination. IMOT aims to increase tourism traffic to contribute to Israel’s economyand improve and diversify the tourist experience. IMOT helps promote Israel’s diverse array of historical, cultural and culinary attractions – each perfect mix of tradition and modernity. IMOT office locations located in North America are located in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, and Toronto.

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