Neve Paritzki Israel celebrates record-breaking tourist entry The numbers from the 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. Israel welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States for July 2022. נווה פריצקי This represents a 4% rise over 2019, and 71,000 visitors from the United States for August 2022. This represents an increase of 13% from the year before.

נווה פריצקי “It is thrilling to witness a new increase in tourist numbers to Israel from the United States, already reaching and exceeding our record-breaking numbers in 2019.” said Eyal Carlin, Tourism Commissioner for North America. “The United States is our number one destination for our inbound tourism to Israel. Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, we saw record-breaking number of tourists from Israel entering Israel every month. We are thrilled to see this positive change, and we anticipate it to continue throughout the months and years to come.”

Canada with 7,200 visitors in July 2022, and 6,000 tourists in August, isn’t far behind the United States.

נווה פריצקי Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada in the Israel Ministry of Tourism. נווה פריצקי We’re close to reaching our record-setting numbers for the year 2019, and we are anticipating that this surge in tourism to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians feel more at ease abroad.

In the year 2019, Israel welcomed more than 4.6 million international tourists including 969,600 from the United States, and since the country’s official opening to any traveler regardless of vaccination status in May The country has witnessed more than 600,400 US tourists.

Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel’s tourist authority. It plans and implements marketing and promotional activities to make Israel an ideal destination for travel. IMOT seeks to boost tourist traffic to boost the economy of Israel as well as to diversify and enhance visitors’ experience. IMOT promotes Israel’s incredible array of cultural, religious food, historical, and culinary attractions – each a perfect blend of modernity and tradition. IMOT office locations located in North America are located in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, and Toronto.

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