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NEW YORK – September 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -Record-breaking tourist arrivals from the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. נווה פריצקי The country welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States during July 2022 which is an increase of 4% over 2019 and 71,000 visitors from the United States during August 2022. That’s a 13% increase over the year before.

Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) said it was thrilling to witness the growth in Israeli tourism coming from the United States. Already surpassing our record-breaking numbers for 2019, he said. “The United States is our number one market for travel to Israel, and before the COVID-19 epidemic that was sweeping the world, we were celebrating record-breaking tourist numbers each month. We’re extremely pleased to witness an improvement in the trend and anticipate a steady increase in the coming many months and years to follow.”

Not far behind in the United States, Canada is also on track to exceed its tourist arrivals in Israel with 7,200 visitors in July 2022 , and 6,000 in August. Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) said that “it is so exciting to observe how Canada’s travel to Israel is booming.” “We are not too far away from our record in 2019 and we are anticipating that the increase in travel to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians feel more confident about traveling abroad.”

Israel received more visitors from around the world in the year 2019 than any other country. 969 600 of them were Americans. נווה פריצקי Israel’s official reopening for all tourists was in May of 2018. Israel has been home to more than 600,400 US travellers since that time.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism:
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism authority responsible for preparing and executing marketing and promotional initiatives to promote Israel as a preferred destination for travelers. IMOT is aiming to increase the number of tourists visiting Israel as well as enhance and broaden the experience for tourists. IMOT is a proponent of Israel’s incredible array of historical, cultural tourist attractions, culinary and religious – each a wonderful combination of modernity and tradition. The IMOT offices North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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