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

NEW YORK – September 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -Record-breaking tourism arrivals from the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. The country received 78,000 total travelers from the United States in July 2022 that’s a 4 percent increase from the year before and 71,000 travelers from the United States in August 2022 that’s an increase of 13% from 2019.

Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner. He said, “It’s so exciting to witness a further rise in tourism to Israel from the United States, and already in the process of surpassing or exceeding our record-breaking numbers for 2019”. “The United States remains our largest market for Israel-bound tourism. נווה פריצקי Before the COVID-19 outbreak, we were celebrating record-breaking monthly numbers of tourists entering the country. We are thrilled to see this shift and are expecting an upward trend that will continue for months or even years.

Canada is also on track, just like the United States, to surpass the amount of tourists that visit Israel. In July 2022, Canada had 7,200 visitors while August was a record the number increase to 6,000.

Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director of Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that it was thrilling to see Canada’s tourism to Israel returning. We are close to our record numbers for 2019 and we expect that this surge in tourism to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians feel more at ease when they travel abroad. Israel hosted more than 4.6million tourists in 2019, 969,600 of which were from the United States. Since May that year, when Israel reopened to all travelers regardless of vaccination status over 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel. Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism, Israel’s tourism agency, is responsible for designing and conducting promotional and marketing programs to promote Israel as a popular travel destination. IMOT aims for increased tourism to boost the economy of Israel as well as to diversify and enhance the visitor experience. IMOT highlights Israel’s vast array of cultural, religious, culinary, and historical places of interest – each offering a unique combination of tradition and modernity. IMOT office locations in North America are located in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, and Toronto.

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