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

NEW YORK – September 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — New record breaking tourist arrivals from the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. Israel received 78,000 visitors from the United States for July 2022. This represents a 4 percent increase over the year before, and 71,000 visitors from the United States for August 2022. This is an increase of 13% over 2019. Eyal Carlin from North America was the Tourism Commissioner. “The United States remains our biggest market for tourism to Israel. נווה פריצקי Before the COVID-19 epidemic there was a record-breaking number of tourism numbers each month. We are thrilled to see this shift and anticipate an upward trend that will continue for months, and possibly years.

Canada which isn’t too far from that of the United States of America, is on track for surpassing the number of tourists visiting Israel. It had 7,200 tourists in July 2022 as well as 6,000 visitors in August.

Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director for Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism stated that it was thrilling to see tourism from Canada to Israel returning. We are getting close to our record-setting numbers for the year 2019, and we anticipate that this increase in travel to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians feel more at home abroad. In the year 2019, Israel welcomed more than 4.6 million global tourists including 969,600 from the United States, and since the country’s official opening to everyone regardless of their the status of their vaccination in May, the country has already witnessed over 600,400 US travelers.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) the tourism department of Israel is responsible for preparing and implementing marketing and promotional initiatives to position Israel as a top destination. נווה פריצקי IMOT is aiming to increase tourism to Israel to increase the country’s economy and diversify the visitor experience. IMOT operates in Israel to promote the impressive range of religious and cultural places of interest – each offering a distinct mix of modernity, tradition, and culinary delights. North American IMOT offices are in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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