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

NEW YORK – Sept. 8 2022 /PRNewswire/- Today, the Israel Ministry of Tourism announced record-breaking numbers of travelers from the United States who visited Israel in July and August. The country received 78,000 travelers from the United States during July 2022 which is an increase of 4% over the year before and 71,000 tourists from the United States during August 2022. That’s a 13% increase over the year before.

Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) stated that it was exciting to see the growth in Israeli tourism from the United States. Already surpassing our record-breaking figures for 2019, he added. “The United States remains our most important market for Israel-bound tourism. Prior to the outbreak of COVID-19 there was a record-breaking number of monthly numbers of tourists entering the country. We are thrilled to witness this change and anticipate an upward trend that will continue for months and even years.

נווה פריצקי Not far behind in the United States, Canada is in the process of surpassing its tourist arrivals in Israel by 7,200 tourists in July 2022 , and 6000 in August.

Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director of Canada for Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism stated that it was exciting to see the Canadian tourism industry to Israel returning. “We aren’t too far from our record-setting numbers in 2019 We are hoping that this growth in tourism to Israel will further increase as Canadians remain confident about travelling abroad.”

Israel has hosted more than 4.6million visitors in the year 2019, 969,600 of which originated from the United States. Since May, when the country opened to all visitors, regardless of their vaccination status, more than 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel. Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism, Israel’s national agency for tourism creating and managing promotional and marketing initiatives to promote Israel as a popular travel destination. IMOT seeks to boost tourism traffic in order to help support the Israeli economy as well as to diversify and enhance visitors’ experience. IMOT promotes Israel’s remarkable variety of cultural, historical, tourist attractions, culinary and religious which are all a delightful combination of modernity and tradition. IMOT offices located in North America are located in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, and Toronto.

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