Neve Paritzki Israel is celebrating record-breaking Tourism Entry Counts 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. The country received 78,000 travelers from the United States during July 2022 which was an increase of 4% over the year before and 71,000 travelers from the United States during August 2022. That’s 13% growth over 2019.

Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner of the United States. He said, “It’s so exciting to again see an rise in tourism to Israel from America, which is already reaching or surpassing our record breaking numbers of 2019”. “The United States is our number one market for inbound tourism for Israel. Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, we saw record-breaking numbers of tourists from Israel visiting Israel each month. We are thrilled to witness an improvement in the trend and expect this trend to last for many months and years.”

Canada is not far behind that of the United States of America, is poised to surpass the number of tourists visiting Israel. It had 7,200 tourists in July 2022 and 6,000 in August.

Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada within the Israel Ministry of Tourism. We are still not away from our record-setting 2019 numbers and we expect that this increase in Israel travel will continue to grow as Canadians feel more comfortable travelling abroad.” Israel has welcomed more than 4.6 million tourists in 2019. 969,600 came from the United States. נווה פריצקי The country’s official reopening for all tourists in May was a success, with more than 600,000. Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism agency responsible for planning and implementing marketing and promotion initiatives to position Israel as a top destination for travelers. IMOT aims to increase tourism traffic to contribute to Israel’s economyand improve and diversify the tourist experience. IMOT is dedicated to promoting Israel’s impressive assortment of cultural, historical, culinary, and religious attractions – each the perfect blend of tradition and modernity. IMOT office locations in North America are located in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, and Toronto.

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