Neve Paritzki Israel is celebrating record-breaking tourism entry From the United States

NEW YORK – Sept. 8th, 2022 /PRNewswirein July and August of 2018, the Israel Ministry of Tourism recorded record numbers of tourists arriving from America. The country received 78,000 travelers from the United States during July 2022 which was an increase by 4% over 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States during August 2022. That’s 13% growth over 2019.

Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner for North America. He stated, “It’s so exciting to again see an rise in tourism to Israel from America, which is already in the process of surpassing or exceeding our record-breaking numbers for 2019”. “The United States remains our largest market for Israel-bound tourism. Before the outbreak of COVID-19 there was a record-breaking number of monthly numbers of tourists entering the country. We are delighted to see this positive shift and expect an ongoing upward trend for months or even years.

Canada is on track to beat Israel’s tourism arrivals 7200 tourists are expected to visit Israel in July 2022, and 6,600 in August.

Gal Hana, Consul for Canada and Director of the Israel Ministry of Tourism stated that “it’s thrilling to observe the way that tourism in Canada is booming.” “We are not far from our record in 2019, and we anticipate that the growth in travels to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians feel more confident about traveling across the globe.”

Israel welcomed more than 4.6million tourists in 2019, 969,600 of which originated from the United States. Since May that year, when Israel is now open to all tourists regardless of vaccination status over 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel.

נווה פריצקי About the Israel Ministry of Tourism:
The Israel Ministry of Tourism, Israel’s national agency for tourism designing and managing promotional and marketing initiatives to advertise Israel as a popular travel destination. IMOT hopes to boost tourism to Israel and enhance and diversify the tourist experience. IMOT highlights Israel’s incredible variety of historical, cultural, culinary, religious, and culinary attractions – each a blend of traditional and modern. North America has IMOT offices situated in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto.

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