Neve Paritzki Israel celebrates record-breaking entry into tourism Numbers from the 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 July and August. The country welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States during July 2022 which is an increase of 4% over the year before and 71,000 travelers from the United States during August 2022. That’s 13% increase over the year before.

Eyal Carlin from North America was the Tourism Commissioner. “The United States has been our largest source of tourism for Israel inbound. Before the COVID-19 outbreak we were celebrating record number of Israeli tourism entries every month.

Canada which isn’t too far behind the United States of America, is set to beat the tourist numbers to Israel. The country had 7,200 visitors in the month of July 2022 as well as 6,000 visitors in August.

Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada within the Israel Ministry of Tourism. נווה פריצקי נווה פריצקי We are still not far from our record numbers for 2019, and we anticipate that this surge in Israel travel will continue to grow as Canadians find it easier to travel internationally.”

נווה פריצקי Israel has welcomed more than 4.6 million tourists in the year of 2019. 969,600 were of the United States. The country’s officially reopening to travelers in May was a success, with more than 600,000.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism:
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism organization. It is accountable for marketing and promotional initiatives to promote Israel as a top tourist destination. IMOT seeks to boost the number of tourists visiting Israel to help boost the economic growth and enhance the visitor experience. IMOT operates in Israel to help promote the stunning variety of religious and cultural places of interest – each offering a distinct blend of tradition, modernity, and culinary delights. North America’s IMOT office locations are in New York, Los Angeles. Atlanta, Chicago, Chicago, Toronto, and Chicago.

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