Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record Breaking Tourism Entry Numbers - United States

NEW YORK - Sept. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ - Today the Israel Ministry of Tourism has announced record-breaking figures of visitors from the United States who visited Israel in July and August. Israel welcomed 78,000 travelers from the United States in July 2022 which is an increase of 4% from the year before and 71,000 travelers from the United States in August 2022 which is an increase of 13% from the year before.

Eyal Carlin from North America was the Tourism Commissioner. "The United States remains our most important market for Israel-bound tourism. Prior to the COVID-19 epidemic that was in the news, we had record-breaking tourist entry numbers every month. We are delighted to see this shift and expect an upward trend that will continue for months and even years.

Canada, which has 7200 tourists visiting the country in July 2022, and 6,000 tourists in August, isn't too much from the United States.

Gal Hana, Consul for Canada and Director of the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that "it's amazing to see the way that tourism in Canada is booming." We are getting close to our record-setting numbers for the year 2019 and we expect that this increase in travel to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians are more comfortable at home when they travel abroad.

Israel has welcomed more than 4.6 million tourists from abroad in 2019 including 969.600 being from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all travelers, regardless whether they're vaccination-free. The country has already hosted more than 600,000. Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel's national tourist agency. It develops and executes marketing and promotion actions to help make Israel the top destination for tourists. IMOT is aiming to increase the number of tourists visiting Israel and improve and broaden the experience for tourists. IMOT promotes Israel's incredible array of cultural, religious food, historic, and culinary tourist attractions that are each a wonderful combination of tradition and modernity. IMOT office locations in North America are located in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, and Toronto.

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Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record-Break Tourism Entry Numbers From the United States

NEW YORK - Sep. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Israel Ministry of Tourism today released new records for arrivals of tourists to Israel from the United States in July and August. Israel welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States for July 2022. This is a four% rise over 2019, and 71,000 visitors  […]

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