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

NEW YORK – September 8 2022Record-breaking tourist arrivals to the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. The country received 78,000 tourists from the United States in July 2022 that’s a 4 percent increase from the year before and 71,000 travelers from the United States in August 2022 which is an increase of 13% from the year before.

Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner for North America. “It is thrilling to see a new increase in tourism Israel from the United States. Already reaching and exceeding our record-breaking number of the year 2019,” he stated. “The United States is our number one market for travel to Israel and prior to the outbreak of COVID-19 that was sweeping the world, we were celebrating record-breaking numbers of tourism entries month after month; We’re so happy to see this positive change and anticipate a steady increase in the coming months and years to follow.”

Canada with 7,200 visitors in July 2022, and 6,000 tourists in August, is not much from the United States. Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director for Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that it was exciting to see Canada’s tourism to Israel returning. “We are close to our record-setting numbers in 2019. We believe that this increase will continue as Canadians are more active in traveling abroad. Israel received more than 4.6 million tourists in the year of 2019. 969,600 of them were from the United States. The country’s official reopening for all tourists in May has seen more than 600,000.

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