Neve Paritzki Israel is celebrating record-breaking tourism entry The Numbers Come from the United States

NEW YORK – September 8 2022, /PRNewswire/Record-breaking tourism arrivals from the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. 78,000 visitors from the United States visited Israel in July 2022. This represents a 4% increase over 2019, and 71,000 visitors from the United States in august 2022. This is 13% higher than in the year 2019. Eyal Carlin from North America was the Tourism Commissioner. “The United States is our most popular destination for tourism to Israel, and before the COVID-19 epidemic was announced, we had record-breaking numbers of tourism entries every month. We’re thrilled to witness such a positive shift and anticipate a steady upward trajectory for years and months to come.”

נווה פריצקי נווה פריצקי Canada is poised to beat Israel’s tourism arrivals 7200 tourists are expected to visit Israel in July 2022, and 6,600 in August. Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director for Canada for Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that it was thrilling to see the Canadian tourism industry to Israel rebounding. “We are not too far away from our record in 2019 and we expect that the rise in travel to Israel will continue to grow because Canadians are more comfortable traveling abroad.”

Israel received more than 4.6 million international tourists in 2019, with 969.600 of them coming from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all visitors, regardless whether they’re vaccinated. It already has hosted more than 600,000 visitors.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s main tourism authority. It is accountable for marketing and promotional initiatives to promote Israel as a popular tourist destination. IMOT aims to increase tourist numbers to boost Israel’s economy, and to improve and diversify the tourist experience. IMOT is working in Israel to help promote the stunning variety of religious and cultural tourist attractions that are each an exceptional combination of modernity, tradition and culinary delights. IMOT office locations located in North America are located in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, and Toronto.

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