Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record-Breaking Tourism Entry Counts from the United States

NEW YORK – Sept. 8th, 2022 /PRNewswirein July and August of 2018, the Israel Ministry of Tourism announced record numbers of tourists arriving from the United States. Israel received 78,000 visitors from the United States for July 2022. This is a four percent increase over the year before, and 71,000 visitors from the United States for August 2022. This represents a 13% improvement from the year before. Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) declared that it was exciting to see the growth in Israeli tourism coming from the United States. Already surpassing our record-breaking numbers for 2019, he added. “The United States remains our largest market for Israel-bound tourism. Prior to the COVID-19 outbreak that was in the news, we had record-breaking tourism numbers each month. We are thrilled to see this shift and are expecting an ongoing upward trend for months, and possibly years.

Canada, not too far from the United States of America, is poised to surpass its tourist arrivals to Israel. נווה פריצקי It reached 7,200 visitors in July 2022, and 6,000 visitors in tourists in August.

Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) stated that “it is thrilling to observe how Canada’s travel to Israel is growing.” “We are not too far away from our record 2019 and we are anticipating that the increase in travel to Israel will continue to increase because Canadians feel more confident about traveling across the globe.”

Israel welcomed more that 4.6 million international tourists in the year 2019 including 969.600 being from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all tourists, no matter if they are vaccination-free. The country has already hosted more than 600,000.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism, Israel’s central agency for tourism, is responsible for creating and conducting promotional and marketing programs to increase awareness of Israel as a popular travel destination. IMOT aims at increasing tourism to Israel to increase the country’s economic growth and enhance the visitor experience. נווה פריצקי IMOT highlights Israel’s amazing variety of cultural, historical, food and religious sites that are each a perfect blend of modernity and tradition. IMOT offices in North America are located in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, and Toronto.

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