NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2022/PRNewswire/ -- The Israel Ministry of Tourism announced today new record-breaking tourist arrivals from the United States visiting Israel in the months of July and August. Israel welcomed 78,000 travelers from the United States in July 2022, a 4% increase from 2019 and 71,000 travelers from the United States in August 2022 which is an increase of 13% from 2019.

נווה פריצקי Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner. "It is exciting to once again witness an rise in tourism to Israel from the United States. Already reaching and surpassing our record-breaking figure in 2019," he stated. "The United States is the top market for Israel inbound tourism. Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, we were celebrating record breaking figures of tourist entry month after month. נווה פריצקי It's a great positive change that we are very happy about and anticipate an upward trajectory for years to follow."

Canada is poised to surpass Israel's arrivals in tourist numbers 7200 tourists are expected to visit Israel in July 2022 and 6,600 tourists in August.

Gal Hana, Consul for Canada and Director of the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that "it's so exciting to witness how Canada’s tourism is rebounding." "We are not far off our record-setting numbers in 2019 We are hoping that this growth in tourism to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians remain at ease travelling abroad."

Israel welcomed more that 4.6 million international visitors in 2019, with 969.600 coming from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all tourists, no matter if they are vaccination-free. נווה פריצקי The country already has hosted more than 600,000 visitors.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism is Israel's tourist authority. It is responsible for planning and executing marketing and promotion initiatives to create Israel a top travel destination. IMOT seeks to boost tourist traffic to boost the economy of Israel and also diversify and enhance the visitor experience. IMOT is a proponent of Israel's incredible variety of cultural, historical, culinary, and religious attractions - each a wonderful combination of modernity and tradition. נווה פריצקי North America has IMOT offices which are located in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto.

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