Neve Paritzki Israel celebrates record-breaking entry into tourism The numbers come from the United States

NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Israel Ministry of Tourism announced today record-breaking tourism arrivals from the United States visiting Israel in the months of July and August. Israel received 78,000 visitors from the United States for July 2022. נווה פריצקי This is a four percent increase over the year before, and 71,000 tourists from the United States for August 2022. This is an increase of 13% from the year before.

Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner. נווה פריצקי He stated, “It’s so exciting to witness a further rise in tourism to Israel from America, which is already exceeding or even surpassing our record breaking numbers of 2019”. “The United States has been our largest destination for tourism to Israel that is inbound. Prior to the outbreak of COVID-19, we were celebrating record number of Israeli tourism entries each month.

Canada is on track to surpass Israel’s arrivals in tourist numbers 7200 tourists are expected to visit Israel in July 2022, and 6,600 in August.

“It is exciting to see how the Canadian tourism to Israel is growing,” said Gal Hana, Consul and Director for Canada for the Israel Ministry of Tourism. נווה פריצקי “We are not far off our record numbers for 2019, and we are anticipating that the growth in travel to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians remain at ease travelling abroad.”

Israel has welcomed more than 4.6 million international tourists in the year 2019, with 969.600 of them coming from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all tourists, no matter whether they have been vaccinated. It has already hosted more than 600,000.

נווה פריצקי Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel’s tourism authority. It develops and executes promotions and marketing activities to help make Israel a top travel destination. IMOT aims at increasing the number of tourists visiting Israel to increase the country’s economy as well as diversify the tourist experience. IMOT highlights Israel’s amazing range of historical, cultural, tourist attractions, culinary and religious – each a wonderful combination of modernity and tradition. IMOT office locations located in North America are located in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, and Toronto.

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