Neve Paritzki Israel celebrates record-breaking tourism entry Numbers from the U

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15 September 2022

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NEW YORK - Sept. 8th, 2022/PRNewswire• In July and August 2018 the Israel Ministry of Tourism recorded record numbers of tourist arrivals from America. The country received 78,000 travelers from the United States during July 2022 which is an increase of 4% over 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States during August 2022. This is a 13% growth over 2019.

Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) declared that it was exciting to see an increase in tourism to Israel coming from the United States. Already surpassing the record-breaking numbers of 2019, he said. "The United States has been our largest destination for tourism to Israel that is inbound. Prior to the COVID-19 outbreak we had record number of Israeli tourism entries each month.

נווה פריצקי Canada, which has 7200 tourists visiting the country in July 2022, and 6,000 tourists in August, isn't far from the United States. נווה פריצקי "It is so exciting to see how tourism from Canada to Israel is booming," said Gal Hana Director and Consul for Canada of the Israel Ministry of Tourism. "We aren't too far from our record 2019 numbers, and we are anticipating that this increase in travel to Israel will further increase as Canadians continue to feel more comfortable traveling internationally."

Israel received more than 4.6 million visitors in the year 2019. 969,600 were of the United States. The country's official reopening for all tourists in May saw more than 600,000.

Information 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 aims to increase tourism traffic to contribute to Israel's economy, and to improve and diversify the tourist experience. IMOT works to promote Israel's impressive assortment of historical, cultural, culinary, and religious places of interest - each offering the perfect blend of tradition and modernity. The North American IMOT offices are located in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

נווה פריצקי Visit IMOT's website, for information on forthcoming events. For the latest news we can be found on Twitter and Facebook.