NEW YORK – Sept. 8th, 2022/PRNewswire• In July and August 2018, the Israel Ministry of Tourism announced record numbers of tourist arrivals from America. Israel received 78,000 visitors from the United States for July 2022. This is a four% rise over 2019, and 71,000 visitors from the United States for August 2022. This represents an increase of 13% over the year before.
Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) said it was thrilling to witness a rise in Israeli tourism from the United States. Already surpassing the record-breaking numbers of 2019, he said. “The United States remains our largest market for Israel-bound tourism. Before the outbreak of COVID-19 that was in the news, we had record-breaking tourism numbers each month. https://blair-jarvis.federatedjournals.com/neve-paritzki-d7-a0-d7-95-d7-95-d7-94-d7-a4-d7-a8-d7-99-d7-a6-d7-a7-d7-99-jerusalem-israels-first-cycling-tunnel-opens-0a-1665277741 נווה פריצקי We are delighted to see this positive shift and anticipate an ongoing upward trend for months or even years.
https://notes.io/qgX1D Canada is also on track, as the United States, to surpass the amount of tourists that visit Israel. נווה פריצקי In July 2022, Canada had 7,200 visitors while August witnessed 6,000.
Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada within the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We are not too far away from our record for 2019 and we are anticipating that the rise in travel to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians feel more confident about traveling across the globe.”
Israel received more than 4.6 million international tourists in 2019, with 969.600 being from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all travelers, regardless whether they have been vaccinated. It already has hosted more than 600,000 visitors.
Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel’s tourist authority. It plans and implements marketing and promotion actions to help make Israel the top destination for tourists. IMOT is aiming to increase awareness of Israel as a tourist destination and increase the economy. IMOT helps promote Israel’s diverse array of cultural, historical, culinary, and religious tourist attractions, each offering the perfect blend of tradition and modernity. נווה פריצקי North America has IMOT offices which are located in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto.
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