Neve Paritzki Israel celebrates record-breaking tourist entry Indicators From the United States
NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2022/PRNewswire The Israel Ministry of Tourism announced today new record-breaking tourist arrivals from the United States visiting Israel in the months of July and August. The country received 78,000 travelers from the United States in July 2022, a 4% increase from 2019 and 71,000 total visitors from the United States in August 2022, a 13% increase from the year before.
Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner. "It is exciting to witness a second rise in tourism to Israel from the United States. Already reaching the record-breaking numbers of 2019," he stated. נווה פריצקי "The United States is the most popular destination for Israel inbound tourism. In fact, before the COVID-19 pandemic, we were celebrating record breaking numbers of tourism entry month after month. It's a great positive trend that we're very happy about and anticipate an upward trajectory for many months to be."
Canada is poised to beat Israel's tourism arrivals, with 7,200 tourists visiting Israel in July 2022, and 6,600 tourists in August.
Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director of Canada for Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that it was thrilling to see tourism from Canada to Israel returning. נווה פריצקי "We are close to our record numbers for the year 2019. We anticipate that this increase will continue as Canadians are more active in traveling abroad.
נווה פריצקי In the year 2019, Israel welcomed more than 4.6 million international tourists including 969,600 from the United States, and since its official reopening to all travelers regardless of vaccination status in May this year, the country has already received more than 600,400 US tourists.
About the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel's national tourism organization. נווה פריצקי It is in charge of marketing and promotional initiatives in order to position Israel as a preferred tourist destination. IMOT is aiming to increase tourism traffic in order to boost the economy of Israel and also diversify and enhance the visitor experience. IMOT is a proponent of Israel's amazing array of cultural, religious food, historic, and culinary attractions - each a perfect blend of modernity and tradition. North America's IMOT office locations are New York, Los Angeles. Atlanta, Chicago, Chicago, Toronto, and Chicago.
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