Neve Paritzki Israel celebrates record-breaking entry into tourism Numbers from the United States
NEW YORK - Sept. 8 2022 /PRNewswire/ Today, the Israel Ministry of Tourism announced record-breaking numbers of visitors from the United States who visited Israel during July and August. The country welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States in July 2022 that's a 4 percent increase from the year before and 71,000 total visitors from the United States in August 2022 that's an increase of 13% from 2019.
נווה פריצקי Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner for North America. "It is exciting to once again witness an rise in tourism to Israel from the United States. Already reaching and exceeding our record-breaking number of 2019," he stated. "The United States has been the most important destination for tourism to Israel that is inbound. Prior to the COVID-19 outbreak we were celebrating record figures of the number of tourists entering Israel each month.
נווה פריצקי Not far behind the United States, Canada is in the process of surpassing its tourism numbers in Israel with 7,200 visitors in July 2022 and 6,000 in August.
Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) declared that "it is so exciting to observe how Canada's travel to Israel is rebounding." "We are close to our record-setting numbers in 2019. We anticipate that this increase will continue to grow as Canadians travel more abroad.
In the year 2019, Israel welcomed more than 4.6 million global tourists, 969,600 of them coming from the United States, and since the country's official opening to everyone regardless of their vaccination status in May of this year The country has received over 600,400 US tourists.
Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel's national tourism agency. It is responsible for promotions and marketing in order to position Israel as a popular tourist destination. IMOT aims promote Israel as a destination for tourists and to boost economic growth. IMOT is a proponent of Israel's amazing variety of religious, cultural food, historical, and culinary tourist attractions that are each a wonderful blend of modernity and tradition. נווה פריצקי IMOT offices in North America are located in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, and Toronto.
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