Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record-Break Tourism Entry The Numbers Come from the United States NEW YORK - September 8 2022Record-breaking tourist arrivals from the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. The country received 78,000 tourists from the United States in July 2022, a 4% increase from the year before and 71,000 total visitors 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. נווה פריצקי "The United States remains our biggest market for tourism to Israel. Before the outbreak of COVID-19 that was in the news, we had record-breaking tourism numbers each month. We are thrilled to see this positive shift and are expecting an upward trend that will continue for months and even years.

Canada, not too far from that of the United States of America, is set to beat the number of tourists visiting Israel. נווה פריצקי It reached 7,200 visitors in July 2022, and 6,000 visitors in August.

Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director for Canada for Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism stated that it was thrilling to see Canada''s tourism to Israel returning. "We are not far off our record 2019 numbers We are hoping that the growth in travel to Israel will further increase as Canadians continue to feel more confident about traveling abroad."

In 2019, Israel welcomed more than 4.6 million global tourists 969,600 of whom came from the United States, and since its official reopening to all travelers regardless of vaccination status in May of this year Israel has seen more than 600,400 US travelers.

נווה פריצקי Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel''s tourist authority. It develops and executes promotions and marketing activities to make Israel a top travel destination. נווה פריצקי IMOT hopes to boost tourism to Israel as well as enhance and diversify the tourist experience. IMOT works in Israel to promote the amazing array of cultural and religious attractions - each a unique blend of tradition, modernity and culinary delights. The IMOT offices North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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