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15 September 2022

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NEW YORK - Sept. 8 2022 /PRNewswire/- Today the Israel Ministry of Tourism has announced record-breaking figures of tourists from the United States who visited Israel during the months of July and August. 78,000 visitors from the United States visited Israel in July 2022. נווה פריצקי This is a four percentage increase over 2019 and 71,000 visitors from the United States in august 2022. נווה פריצקי This is 13% higher than in the year 2019.

Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner of the United States. He stated, "It's so exciting to witness a further increasing number of tourists visiting Israel from the United States, and already reaching or surpassing the record-breaking numbers we saw in 2019". נווה פריצקי "The United States is our most important market for inbound tourism for Israel. נווה פריצקי Before the COVID-19 pandemic we had record number of tourists from Israel entering Israel every month. We are thrilled to see this positive change and expect it to continue for a long time."

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

Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada in the Israel Ministry of Tourism. נווה פריצקי We are getting close to our record numbers for 2019 and we expect that this surge in tourism to Israel will continue as Canadians feel more at home when they travel abroad.

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

About the Israel Ministry of Tourism

The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT), Israel's tourism agency is in charge of planning and implementing promotional and marketing initiatives that position Israel as a destination of choice. נווה פריצקי IMOT seeks to boost tourism traffic in order to boost the economy of Israel and diversify and enhance the visitor experience. נווה פריצקי IMOT is dedicated to promoting Israel's vast array of cultural, historical and culinary attractions - each the perfect blend of tradition and modernity. The North American IMOT offices are situated in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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