Neve Paritzki Israel is celebrating record-breaking Tourism Entry Counts from the United States

NEW YORK – Sep. 8 2022 /PRNewswire/- The Israel Ministry of Tourism today announced new records for arrivals of tourists in Israel from the United States in July and august. Israel welcomed 78,000 American tourists during July 2022. It was a four percent increase from 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States were in Israel during August 2022. Eyal Carlin from North America was the Tourism Commissioner. “The United States has been our most important source of tourism for Israel inbound. Prior to the COVID-19 outbreak, we had record numbers of Israel’s tourism entry each month.

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

Gal Hana, Consul for Canada and Director of the Israel Ministry of Tourism declared that “it’s thrilling to observe how tourism in Canada is recovering.” We’re still not away from our record-setting numbers for 2019, and we anticipate that this surge in Israel travel will continue to increase as Canadians are more comfortable traveling internationally.” In the year 2019, Israel welcomed more than 4.6 million global tourists, 969,600 of them coming from the United States, and since its official reopening for everyone regardless of their the status of their vaccination in May this year Israel has witnessed over 600,400 US travelers.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel’s main tourism organization responsible for planning and executing marketing and promotional initiatives to position Israel as a top travel destination. IMOT is aiming to increase tourist traffic to boost the economy of Israel and also diversify and enhance visitors’ experience. IMOT operates in Israel to help promote the stunning variety of religious and cultural places of interest – each offering a distinct blend of tradition, modernity and culinary delights. נווה פריצקי North America’s IMOT office locations are in New York, Los Angeles. Atlanta, Chicago, Chicago, Toronto, and Chicago.

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