Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record-Breaking Tourism Entry The numbers come from the United States NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire The Israel Ministry of Tourism announced today record-breaking numbers of tourists from the United States visiting Israel in the months of July and August. נווה פריצקי The country welcomed 78,000 visitors from the United States for July 2022. This is a 4 percent increase over 2019 and 71,000 visitors from the United States for August 2022. This is an increase of 13% over the year before.

נווה פריצקי Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) declared that it was exciting to observe the growth in Israeli tourism coming from the United States. Already surpassing the record-breaking numbers of 2019 he stated. נווה פריצקי "The United States is the most popular destination for Israel inbound tourism. Prior to the COVID-19 Pandemichit, we were celebrating record-breaking numbers of tourism entry month after month. נווה פריצקי נווה פריצקי It's a great positive change that we are pleased to witness and anticipate an upward trajectory for years to come."

Canada, which has 7200 tourists visiting the country in July 2022 and 6,000 in August, is not much from the United States.

Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) said that "it is exciting to observe how Canada's travel to Israel is booming." נווה פריצקי נווה פריצקי "We are getting close to our record-setting numbers in 2019. We believe that this growth will continue as Canadians are more active in traveling abroad. Israel hosted more than 4.6million tourists in 2019, of which 969,600 originated from the United States. Since May that year, when Israel is now open to all tourists, regardless of their vaccination status, more than 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel.

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The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel's tourism authority. It plans and implements marketing and promotional activities to create Israel the top destination for tourists. IMOT is aiming to increase tourist traffic to boost the economy of Israel and diversify and improve the visitor experience. IMOT highlights Israel's amazing variety of cultural, historical, food and religious sites that are each a perfect blend of modernity and tradition. North America's IMOT office locations are New York, Los Angeles. Atlanta, Chicago, Chicago, Toronto, and Chicago.

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