Neve Paritzki Israel is celebrating record-breaking tourism Entry Numbers United States

NEW YORK – September 8 2022- New record breaking tourist arrivals from the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. Israel received 78,000 visitors from the United States during July 2022 which was an increase by 4% over 2019 and 71,000 travelers from the United States during August 2022. That’s 13% growth over 2019.

Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner for North America. “It is thrilling to once again witness an increase in tourism Israel from the United States. נווה פריצקי Already reaching and surpassing our record-breaking figure of 2019,” he stated. “The United States is our most important market for inbound tourism for Israel. Before the COVID-19 pandemic we saw record-breaking number of tourists from Israel entering Israel every month. We are thrilled to have witnessed such a positive shift and anticipate it to continue for many months and years.”

Canada is also on track, as the United States, to surpass the amount of tourists that visit Israel. נווה פריצקי In July 2022 Canada received 7,200 visitors and August witnessed 6,600.

Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director for Canada for Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism stated that it was thrilling to see tourism from Canada to Israel growing. “We aren’t far off our record for 2019, and we anticipate that the growth in travels to Israel will continue to increase because Canadians feel more confident traveling abroad.”

Israel welcomed more tourists from all over the world during 2019 than any other country. 969 600 of these were American. Israel’s official opening for all tourists was in May of 2018. The country has already been home to more than 600,400 US tourists since the time of opening. About the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel’s main tourism authority responsible for preparing and implementing marketing and promotional initiatives to promote Israel as a preferred destination for travelers. IMOT is aiming to boost tourism traffic to contribute to Israel’s economyand enhance and diversify the visiting experience. IMOT promotes Israel’s incredible range of religious, cultural food, historic, and culinary tourist attractions that are each a wonderful blend of modernity and tradition. נווה פריצקי North America has IMOT offices located in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto.

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