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

NEW YORK – Sept. 8 2022, /PRNewswire/- Today the Israel Ministry of Tourism has announced record-breaking figures of tourists from the United States who visited Israel during the months of July and August. 78,000 visitors from the United States visited Israel in July 2022. This represents a 4 percentage increase over 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States in august 2022. This is 13% more than the number of visitors in 2019.

“It is so thrilling to once again see an increase in tourist numbers to Israel from the United States, already reaching the record-breaking levels for the year 2019.” stated Eyal Carlin, Tourism Commissioner for North America. “The United States remains our largest market for Israel-bound tourism. Prior to the COVID-19 epidemic, we were celebrating record-breaking tourist entry numbers every month. We are thrilled to see this shift and anticipate a steady upward trend for months and even years.

Canada is also on track, just like the United States, to surpass the number of tourists who visit Israel. In July 2022, Canada saw 7,200 tourists and August was a record the number increase to 6,000.

Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) stated that “it is thrilling to watch how Canada’s tourist to Israel is booming.” “We are near our record-setting numbers in 2019. We expect that this increase will continue as Canadians visit more countries.

Israel received more than 4.6 million tourists in 2019. 969,600 came of the United States. The country’s officially reopening to travelers in May has seen more than 600,000. Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism, Israel’s national agency for tourism designing and conducting promotional and marketing programs to advertise Israel as a popular travel destination. IMOT aims increase awareness of Israel as a tourist destination and boost the economy. IMOT helps promote Israel’s diverse array of historical, cultural and culinary attractions – each the perfect blend of tradition and modernity. North America has IMOT offices located in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto.

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