Neve Paritzki Israel Reliably Breaks Records in Tourism Entry Numbers – United States

NEW YORK – September 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -new record-breaking tourist arrivals to the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. 78,000 tourists 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% more than the number of visitors in 2019.

נווה פריצקי נווה פריצקי Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner. “It is thrilling to once again witness an growth in tourism to Israel from the United States. Already reaching the record-breaking numbers of the year 2019,” he stated. “The United States is the top market for Israel inbound tourism. In fact, before the COVID-19 pandemic, we had record-breaking numbers of tourism entry month after month. This is a positive change that we are happy to see and we anticipate an upward trajectory for many months to follow.”

Canada with 7,200 tourists in July 2022, and 6,000 in August, isn’t much behind the United States.

Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada within the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We aren’t too far from our record-setting numbers in 2019 We are hoping that the growth in the number of travelers to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians remain at ease traveling abroad.”

Israel received more tourists from around the world in the year 2019 than any other country. 969 600 were Americans. Israel’s official reopening for all travelers was May 2018. The country has been home to more than 600,400 US tourists since the time of opening.

Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel’s tourism authority. It is responsible for planning and executing marketing and promotion activities to create Israel a top travel destination. נווה פריצקי IMOT aims to increase tourism traffic to contribute to Israel’s economy, and to increase and diversify the visitor experience. IMOT is a proponent of Israel’s amazing array of cultural, religious, culinary, and historical attractions – each a perfect combination of tradition and modernity. The IMOT offices in North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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