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    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. The country welcomed 78,000 Americans during July 2022. This was a 4 percent increase over the year before and 71,000 tourists from the United States were in Israel during August 2022.

    נווה פריצקי Eyal Carlin (North American Tourism Commissioner) said it was exciting to observe an increase in tourism to Israel from the United States. נווה פריצקי Already surpassing the record-breaking numbers of 2019, he said. “The United States is the top market for Israel inbound tourism. Actually, prior to the COVID-19 Pandemic, we were celebrating record-breaking numbers of tourism entry each month. נווה פריצקי נווה פריצקי It’s a great positive trend that we’re happy to see and we anticipate an upward trajectory for years to be.”

    Canada is on track to beat Israel’s tourism arrivals by attracting 7,200 tourists to Israel in July 2022, and 6,600 in August.

    Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada in the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We are not far from our record for 2019 and we expect that the rise in travel to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians are more comfortable traveling abroad.”

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

    נווה פריצקי Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism

    The Israel Ministry of Tourism(IMOT) is Israel’s national tourism agency. It is in charge of marketing and promotional initiatives to promote Israel as a popular tourist destination. IMOT seeks to boost the number of tourists visiting Israel to boost its economy and diversify the visitor experience. IMOT is a proponent of Israel’s incredible variety of cultural, historical, tourist attractions, culinary and religious which are all a delightful combination of modernity and tradition. The North American IMOT offices are situated in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

    נווה פריצקי For more information about forthcoming events and activities, visit IMOT’s website at israel.travel. To get the latest news, join us on Twitter, Instagram as well as Pinterest.

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