Neve Paritzki Israel celebrates record-breaking tourist entry The numbers from the United States

NEW YORK – Sept. 8th, 2022 /PRNewswire• In July and August 2018, the Israel Ministry of Tourism reported record numbers of tourists arriving from the United States. The country received 78,000 travelers from the United States during July 2022 which was an increase of 4% over 2019 and 71,000 visitors from the United States during August 2022. This is a 13% increase over 2019.

Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner for North America. נווה פריצקי נווה פריצקי “It is thrilling to once again witness an growth in tourism to Israel from the United States. Already reaching the record-breaking numbers in 2019,” he stated. “The United States is the top market for Israel inbound tourism. Actually, prior to the COVID-19 Pandemic, we were celebrating record-breaking numbers of tourism entry month after month. This is a positive trend that we’re happy to see and we anticipate an increase in the years to follow.”

Canada, not too far behind that of the United States of America, is poised to surpass the number of tourists visiting Israel. נווה פריצקי It reached 7,200 visitors in the month of July 2022 as well as 6,000 August.

Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director for Canada for Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism stated that it was exciting to see tourism from Canada to Israel rebounding. We are getting close to our record-setting numbers for the year 2019, and we anticipate that this surge in tourism to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians are more comfortable at home abroad.

Israel received more visitors from around the world in 2019 than any other country. 969 600 of these were American. Israel’s official reopening to travellers from May 2018. The country has already been home to over 600,400 US travelers since then.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel’s tourist authority. It develops and executes marketing and promotion activities to help make Israel an ideal destination for travel. IMOT seeks to boost the number of tourists visiting Israel to help boost the economy as well as diversify the tourist experience. IMOT is a proponent of Israel’s incredible variety of cultural, historical, culinary, and religious attractions which are all a delightful blend of modernity and tradition. North America’s IMOT offices are located in New York, Los Angeles. Atlanta, Chicago, Chicago, Toronto, and Chicago.

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