Neve Paritzki Israel is celebrating record-breaking tourism entry Indicators from the United States NEW YORK - September 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -Record-breaking tourist arrivals from the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. 78,000 tourists from the United States visited Israel in July 2022. This represents a 4% increase over 2019, and 71,000 visitors from the United States in august 2022. This is 13% higher than in the year 2019.

נווה פריצקי Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) said it was exciting to see the growth in Israeli tourism from the United States. נווה פריצקי Already surpassing the record-breaking numbers of 2019, he said. "The United States is our top market for inbound tourism to Israel and prior to the COVID-19 epidemic, we were celebrating record-breaking numbers of tourism entries every month. We're thrilled to witness this positive change and expect a continued upswing for the years and months to follow."

Canada with 7,200 tourists in July 2022 and 6,000 tourists in August, isn't far behind the United States.

Gal Hana, Consul for Canada and Director of the Israel Ministry of Tourism stated that "it's amazing to see how Canada’s tourism is rebounding." We are still not far from our record 2019 numbers and we expect that this increase in Israel travel will continue to increase as Canadians are more comfortable traveling internationally."

Israel hosted more than 4.6million visitors in the year 2019 of which 969,600 originated from the United States. Since May when the country was is now open to all tourists, regardless of their vaccination status over 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel's national tourist agency. It develops and executes marketing and promotional activities to create Israel a top travel destination. IMOT aims to increase tourist numbers to boost Israel's economyand improve and diversify the tourist experience. IMOT is a proponent of Israel's incredible variety of cultural, historical, food and religious sites which are all a delightful blend of modernity and tradition. North America's IMOT office locations are in New York, Los Angeles. Atlanta, Chicago, Chicago, Toronto, and Chicago.

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