Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates 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 received 78,000 visitors 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. נווה פריצקי That's a 13% increase over the year before.
Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner. He said, "It's so exciting to again see an increase of tourism to Israel from America, which is already in the process of surpassing or exceeding the record-breaking numbers we saw in 2019". "The United States is our most important destination for our inbound tourism to Israel. https://jerusalem.mynet.co.il/good_to_know/article/hjnaame11i Before the COVID-19 epidemic, we saw record-breaking numbers of Israeli tourists entering Israel every month. We are so happy to witness an improvement in the trend, and we anticipate it to continue for a long time."
Not far behind the United States, Canada is also on track to surpass its tourist arrivals in Israel, reaching 7,200 visitors in July 2022 and 6,000 in August.
Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director for Canada for Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism stated that it was exciting to see the Canadian tourism industry to Israel rebounding. נווה פריצקי נווה פריצקי We are close to our record-setting numbers for the year 2019, and we are anticipating that this increase in travel to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians feel more at home in Israel.
נווה פריצקי Israel received more than 4.6 million tourists in the year of 2019. 969,600 came from the United States. The country's officially reopening to travelers in May was a success, with more than 600,000.
Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism authority. It is responsible for promotions and marketing to promote Israel as a preferred tourist destination. IMOT seeks to increase tourist numbers to boost the economy of Israel, and also to improve and diversify the tourist experience. IMOT helps promote Israel's diverse array of cultural, historical, culinary, and religious attractions - each perfect mix of modernity and tradition. North America's IMOT office locations are New York, Los Angeles. Atlanta, Chicago, Chicago, Toronto, and Chicago.
Visit IMOT's websiteat israel.travel.com to find out more information about forthcoming events. For the latest information we can be found on Twitter and Facebook.