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

NEW YORK – Sept. 8th, 2022 /PRNewswirein July and August of 2018 the Israel Ministry of Tourism recorded record numbers of tourist arrivals from the United States. Israel received 78,000 visitors from the United States during July 2022 which is an increase of 4% over 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States during August 2022. This is a 13% increase over the year before.

Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) said it was thrilling to witness the growth in Israeli tourism from the United States. Already surpassing the record-breaking numbers of 2019, he said. “The United States is the most popular destination for Israel inbound tourism. נווה פריצקי Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, we were celebrating record breaking figures of tourist entry every month. This is a positive trend that we’re happy to see and we anticipate an upward trajectory for many months to be.”

Canada with 7,200 tourists in July 2022, and 6,000 in August, isn’t too much from the United States.

Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) stated that “it is exciting to observe how Canada’s travel to Israel is rebounding.” We’re still not far away from our record numbers for 2019, and we anticipate that this increase in Israel travel will continue to grow as Canadians feel more comfortable travelling abroad.” Israel received more tourists from all over the world during 2019 than any other nation. 969 600 were American. Israel’s official reopening to all travelers was May 2018. Israel has received more than 600,400 US travelers since then.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s main tourism organization. It is responsible for promotion and marketing initiatives in order to position Israel as a top tourist destination. IMOT seeks to increase tourist numbers to boost the economy of Israel, and also to improve and diversify the tourist experience. IMOT works to promote Israel’s diverse array of historical, cultural and culinary places of interest – each offering the 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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