Neve Paritzki Israel celebrates recordbreaking entry into tourism Numbers from the United States
NEW YORK - September 8 2022, /PRNewswire/- New record breaking tourist arrivals to the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. Israel welcomed 78,000 American tourists in July 2022. It was a four percent increase from 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States visited Israel in August 2022.
"It is so exciting to once again see an increase in tourist numbers to Israel from the United States, already reaching and surpassing our record-breaking numbers of 2019" said Eyal Carlin, Tourism Commissioner for North America. נווה פריצקי נווה פריצקי "The United States is the top market for Israel inbound tourism. Actually, prior to the COVID-19 Pandemic, we were celebrating record breaking figures of tourist entry every month. This is a positive shift that we are very happy about and expect an upward trend for years to follow."
Canada is on track to surpass Israel's tourist arrivals by attracting 7,200 tourists to Israel in the month of July 2022 and 6,600 in August.
Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada in the Israel Ministry of Tourism. "We are near our record-setting numbers in 2019. We anticipate that this trend will continue as Canadians visit more countries.
Israel has welcomed more than 4.6 million tourists in 2019. 969,600 came from the United States. The country's officially reopening to travelers in May has seen more than 600,000.
Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism, Israel's central agency for tourism, is responsible for designing and conducting promotional and marketing programs to increase awareness of Israel as a favored travel destination. https://www.news1.co.il/ShowArticles.aspx?docId=459025&subjectId=42&ShowAll=True IMOT is aiming to in promoting Israel as a destination for tourists and increase economic growth. IMOT is dedicated to promoting Israel's diverse array of historical, cultural, culinary, and religious places of interest - each offering the perfect blend of modernity and tradition. https://www.bhol.co.il/news/1439018 The North American IMOT offices are situated in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.
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