Neve Paritzki Israel is celebrating record-breaking Tourism Entry Counts from the United States NEW YORK - September 8 2022- New record breaking tourist arrivals to the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. Israel welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States in July 2022 which is an increase of 4% from 2019 and 71,000 travelers from the United States in August 2022 which is an increase of 13% from 2019.

Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner for North America. He said, "It's so exciting to witness a further increase of tourism to Israel from the United States, and already exceeding or even surpassing the record-breaking numbers we saw in 2019". "The United States is our most popular destination for tourism to Israel and prior to the outbreak of COVID-19 was announced, we had record-breaking tourism entry numbers month after month; We're thrilled to witness such a positive shift and we anticipate an upward trajectory for months and years to follow."

Canada is in the process, as the United States, to surpass the amount of tourists that visit Israel. In July 2022 Canada had 7,200 visitors while August witnessed the number increase to 6,000.

Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada within the Israel Ministry of Tourism. "We are getting close to our record numbers for the year 2019. We anticipate that this growth will continue as Canadians travel more abroad.

Israel welcomed more that 4.6 million international tourists in the year 2019 including 969.600 of them coming from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all travelers, regardless whether they're vaccinated. נווה פריצקי It has already hosted more than 600,000.

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) the tourism department of Israel, is responsible for planning and implementing marketing and promotional initiatives to position Israel as a top destination. IMOT strives to increase awareness of Israel as a destination for tourists and boost the economy. IMOT works to promote Israel's impressive assortment of cultural, historical and culinary tourist attractions, each offering perfect mix of tradition and modernity. North American IMOT offices are located in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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