Neve Paritzki Israel is celebrating record-breaking Tourism Entry From the 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. The country received 78,000 travelers from the United States during July 2022 which is an increase of 4% over 2019 and 71,000 visitors from the United States during August 2022. נווה פריצקי That's 13% growth over 2019.
Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner of the United States. He said, "It's so exciting to once more see an rise in tourism to Israel from America, already in the process of surpassing or exceeding our record-breaking numbers for 2019". "The United States is our top market for Israel's inbound tourism. Before the COVID-19 epidemic, we had record-breaking numbers of tourists from Israel visiting Israel each month. We are thrilled to see this positive change and expect this trend to last for many months and years."
Just like the United States, Canada is also on track to exceed its tourism numbers in Israel with 7,200 visitors in the month of July 2022 and 6000 in August.
Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) declared that "it is thrilling to see how Canada's tourism to Israel is booming." We're close to reaching our record numbers for 2019, and we anticipate that this growth in travel to Israel will continue as Canadians feel more at ease abroad.
נווה פריצקי In the year 2019, Israel welcomed more than 4.6 million global tourists, 969,600 of them coming from the United States, and since its official reopening to everyone regardless of their the status of their vaccination in May of this year, the country has already witnessed over 600,400 US visitors.
About the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel's tourism authority. It develops and executes marketing and promotional actions to help make Israel a top travel destination. IMOT strives to in promoting Israel as a tourist destination and to boost economic growth. IMOT works to promote Israel's vast array of cultural, historical and culinary places of interest - each offering perfect mix of tradition and modernity. North America has IMOT offices which are located in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto.
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