Neve Paritzki Israel Reliably Breaks Records in Tourism Entry Numbers United States

NEW YORK – Sept. 8 2022 /PRNewswire/- Today, the Israel Ministry of Tourism announced record-breaking numbers of visitors from the United States who visited Israel during the months of July and August. נווה פריצקי Israel welcomed 78,000 travelers from the United States in July 2022 that’s a 4 percent increase from the year before and 71,000 total visitors from the United States in August 2022, a 13% increase from 2019.

Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner. “It is thrilling to see a new increase in tourism Israel from the United States. Already reaching and exceeding our record-breaking number of 2019,” he stated. “The United States is our number one market for Israel’s inbound tourism. Before the COVID-19 pandemic we saw record-breaking number of tourists from Israel entering Israel each month. We are so happy to see this positive change and expect it to continue throughout the months and years to come.”

Canada which isn’t too far behind that of the United States of America, is poised to surpass its tourist arrivals to Israel. It had 7,200 visitors in the month of July 2022 as well as 6,000 visitors in August.

Gal Hana, Consul for Canada and Director of the Israel Ministry of Tourism declared that “it’s amazing to see how tourism in Canada is recovering.” “We are not far from our record in 2019, and we anticipate that the growth in travels to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians feel more confident about traveling internationally.”

נווה פריצקי Israel has hosted more than 4.6million tourists in 2019 of which 969,600 came from the United States. Since May, when the country reopened to all travelers regardless of vaccination status, more than 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel.

Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism, Israel’s national agency for tourism designing and managing promotional and marketing initiatives to increase awareness of Israel as a popular travel destination. IMOT is aiming to increase tourist traffic to boost the economy of Israel as well as to diversify and enhance visitors’ experience. IMOT operates in Israel to promote the amazing variety of religious and cultural places of interest – each offering a distinct mix of modernity, tradition, and culinary delights. IMOT office locations in North America are located in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, and Toronto.

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