Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record Breaking Tourism Entry Numbers – 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. The country welcomed 78,000 Americans in July 2022. This was a 4 percent increase from 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States visited Israel in August 2022.

Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner of the United States. He stated, “It’s so exciting to once more see an increasing number of tourists visiting Israel from America, already reaching or surpassing the record-breaking numbers we saw in 2019”. “The United States remains our biggest market for tourism to Israel. נווה פריצקי Prior to the COVID-19 epidemic, we were celebrating record-breaking tourism numbers each month. We are thrilled to witness this change and anticipate an ongoing upward trend for months, and possibly years.

In line with in the United States, Canada is also on track to surpass the number of tourists visiting Israel by 7,200 tourists in July 2022 and 6,600 in August.

Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director for Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that it was thrilling to see tourism from Canada to Israel returning. We’re not too far away from our record numbers for 2019, and we anticipate that this growth in Israel travel will continue to grow as Canadians are more comfortable traveling internationally.”

Israel received more than 4.6 million tourists in 2019. 969,600 of them were of the United States. נווה פריצקי The country’s official reopening to all travelers in May was a success, with more than 600,000.

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 establish Israel as a destination of choice. IMOT aims to increase tourism traffic to contribute to the economy of Israel, and also to improve and diversify the tourist experience. IMOT highlights Israel’s incredible variety of historical, cultural, culinary, religious, and culinary destinations – each a blend of tradition & modernity. The IMOT offices in North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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