Neve Paritzki Israel celebrates record-breaking tourism entry Counts from the United States

NEW YORK – September 8 2022, /PRNewswire/new record-breaking tourism arrivals from the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. Israel welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States for July 2022. This is a four percent increase over 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States for August 2022. This represents a 13% improvement from the year before.

Eyal Carlin from North America was the Tourism Commissioner. “The United States is our most popular destination for tourism to Israel prior to the COVID-19 pandemic that was sweeping the world, we were celebrating record-breaking tourism entry numbers every month. נווה פריצקי We’re extremely pleased to witness this positive change and expect a continued upswing for the many months and years to come.”

Canada is poised to surpass Israel’s arrivals in tourist numbers by attracting 7,200 tourists to Israel in July 2022, and 6,600 tourists in August.

נווה פריצקי Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada within the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We are not far from our record for 2019 and we are anticipating that the growth in travels to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians feel more confident about traveling abroad.”

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

Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism, Israel’s tourism agency, is responsible for planning and executing marketing and promotional programs to increase awareness of Israel as a popular tourist destination. IMOT is aiming to boost the number of tourists visiting Israel to help the economy of Israel, and also to increase and diversify the visitor experience. IMOT promotes Israel’s amazing range of historical, cultural and culinary, religious and culinary attractions that blend tradition & modernity. The IMOT offices for North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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