Neve Paritzki Israel celebrates record-breaking tourist entry The numbers from the United States

Neve Paritzki Israel celebrates record-breaking tourist entry The numbers 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. נווה פריצקי Israel received 78,000 visitors from the United States for July 2022. This is a four% rise over 2019, and 71,000 tourists from the United States for August 2022. This is an increase of 13% over the year before.

Eyal Carlin from North America was the Tourism Commissioner. "The United States is our most important market for Israel's inbound tourism. Before the COVID-19 pandemic we had record-breaking numbers of Israeli tourists entering Israel every month. We are so happy to have witnessed such a positive shift, and we expect it to continue throughout the months and years to come."

Canada is not far from the United States of America, is on track for surpassing the number of tourists visiting Israel. It had 7,200 visitors in July 2022 and 6,000 in tourists in August.

Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) stated that "it is exciting to watch how Canada's tourist to Israel is rebounding." We're not too far from our record 2019 numbers and we expect that this increase in Israel travel will continue to grow as Canadians are more comfortable traveling across the world."

נווה פריצקי Israel received more than 4.6 million visitors in the year 2019. 969,600 came from the United States. The country's official reopening for all tourists in May was a success, with more than 600,000.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism:

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