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

NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Israel Ministry of Tourism announced today record-breaking tourism arrivals from the United States visiting Israel in the months of July and August. Israel welcomed 78,000 total travelers from the United States in July 2022 that’s a 4 percent increase from the year before, and 71,000 total travelers from the United States in August 2022 which is an increase of 13% from the year before.

“It is so thrilling to witness a new rise in the number of tourists visiting Israel from the United States, already reaching and surpassing our record-breaking numbers for the year 2019” said Eyal Carlin, Tourism Commissioner for North America. “The United States has been our largest source of tourism for Israel inbound. Prior to the COVID-19 outbreak, we were celebrating record figures of the number of tourists entering Israel every month.

נווה פריצקי Canada is in the process, as the United States, to surpass its tourist arrivals into Israel. In July 2022 Canada saw 7,200 tourists and August was a record the number increase to 6,000. Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director of Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism stated that it was exciting to see Canada’s tourism to Israel returning. We are still not far from our record 2019 numbers and we expect that this growth in Israel travel will continue to increase as Canadians feel more comfortable travelling across the world.”

Israel received more tourists from all over the world during 2019 than any other nation. 969 600 of these were Americans. Israel’s official opening for travellers from May 2018. נווה פריצקי The country has received over 600,400 US travellers since that time.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel’s tourist authority. It is responsible for planning and executing marketing and promotional actions to make Israel a top travel destination. IMOT seeks to boost tourism to Israel to increase the country’s economy as well as diversify the tourist experience. IMOT works in Israel to help promote the stunning variety of religious and cultural attractions – each a unique combination of modernity, tradition and delicious food. The IMOT offices in North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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