Neve Paritzki Israel celebrates record-breaking tourist entry From the USA
NEW YORK - Sep. 8 2022, /PRNewswire/ The Israel Ministry of Tourism today unveiled new records for arrivals of tourists to Israel from the United States in July and August. 78,000 visitors from the United States visited Israel in July 2022. This is a four percentage 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 is the North American Tourism Commissioner for North America. 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 our record-breaking numbers for 2019". "The United States remains our most important market for Israel-bound tourism. Before the outbreak of COVID-19 that was in the news, we had record-breaking monthly numbers of tourists entering the country. We are thrilled to witness this change and expect a steady upward trend for months or even years.
Canada which isn't too far behind the United States of America, is set to beat the number of tourists visiting Israel. נווה פריצקי It reached 7,200 visitors in the month of July 2022, and 6,000 visitors in tourists in August.
Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director for Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism stated that it was exciting to see Canada's tourism to Israel rebounding. "We aren't too far from our record 2019 numbers and we anticipate that this growth in the number of travelers to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians remain comfortable traveling internationally."
Israel welcomed more tourists from all over the world in the year 2019 than any other nation. 969 600 of these were American. Israel's official reopening for all tourists was in May of 2018. The country has already welcomed over 600,400 US travellers since that time.
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