Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record-Break Tourism Entry The Numbers Come From the 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. 78,000 visitors from the United States visited Israel in July 2022. This is a 4 percentage increase over 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States in august 2022. This is 13% more than 2019.

נווה פריצקי נווה פריצקי Eyal Carlin from North America was the Tourism Commissioner. “The United States is the top market for Israel inbound tourism. Actually, prior to the COVID-19 Pandemichit, we were celebrating record breaking figures of tourist entry every month. נווה פריצקי It’s a fantastic positive trend that we’re happy to see and we anticipate an increase in the years to be.”

נווה פריצקי Canada is set to surpass Israel’s tourist arrivals, with 7,200 tourists visiting Israel in July 2022, and 6,600 in August. Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director of Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism stated that it was thrilling to see Canada’s tourism to Israel rebounding. We’re close to reaching our record numbers for 2019, and we are anticipating that this growth in travel to Israel will continue as Canadians feel more at ease abroad.

Israel received more tourists from all over the world in the year 2019 than any other country. 969 600 were Americans. Israel’s official reopening to all tourists was in May of 2018. The country has been home to over 600,400 US travelers since then.

Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s main tourism agency. It is in charge of promotion and marketing initiatives in order to position Israel as a top tourist destination. IMOT seeks to boost tourism to support Israel’s economy as well as to diversify and enhance visitors’ experience. IMOT operates in Israel to promote the amazing range of religious and cultural places of interest – each offering a distinct blend of tradition, modernity, and culinary delights. The IMOT offices in North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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