Neve Paritzki Israel is celebrating record-breaking tourism entry Numbers from the United States

Neve Paritzki Israel is celebrating record-breaking tourism entry Numbers from the United States

NEW YORK - September 8 2022, /PRNewswire/Record-breaking tourist arrivals to the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. Israel received 78,000 visitors from the United States for July 2022. This represents a 4 percent increase 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 (North American Tourism Commissioner) stated that it was exciting to observe an increase in tourism to Israel from the United States. Already surpassing our record-breaking figures for 2019, he said. "The United States is our most important destination for our inbound tourism to Israel. Before the COVID-19 pandemic we had record numbers of tourists from Israel visiting Israel every month. We are thrilled to see such a positive shift and anticipate it to continue for many months and years." Canada is also on track, as the United States, to surpass the amount of tourists that visit Israel. In July 2022 Canada had 7,200 visitors while August witnessed 6,000.

נווה פריצקי Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) declared that "it is exciting to see how Canada's tourism to Israel is growing." "We are near our record 2019 numbers. We expect that this increase will continue to grow as Canadians visit more countries.

Israel welcomed more tourists from around the world in 2019 than any other nation. 969 600 of these were Americans. Israel's official reopening to all travelers was May 2018. Israel has welcomed over 600,400 US travellers since that time.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism:

The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism authority. It is accountable for marketing and promotional initiatives in order to position Israel as a top tourist destination. IMOT seeks to increase the number of tourists visiting Israel to help Israel's economy, and to enhance and diversify the visiting experience. IMOT is a proponent of Israel's amazing array of cultural, religious food, historic, and culinary places of interest - each offering a unique blend of modernity and tradition. IMOT office locations located in North America are located in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, and Toronto.

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