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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. Israel welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States in July 2022 that’s a 4 percent increase from the year before and 71,000 total visitors from the United States in August 2022, a 13% increase from the year before.

    נווה פריצקי Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner. “It is exciting to witness a second rise in tourism to Israel from the United States. Already reaching and exceeding our record-breaking number of 2019,” he stated. http://www.makorrishon.co.il/mumlazim/523585/ נווה פריצקי “The United States remains our largest market for Israel-bound tourism. Prior to the COVID-19 epidemic that was in the news, we had record-breaking tourist entry numbers every month. נווה פריצקי We are delighted to see this positive shift and are expecting a steady upward trend for months, and possibly years.

    Canada is also on track, like the United States, to surpass its tourist arrivals into Israel. In July 2022 Canada saw 7,200 tourists and August witnessed 6,000.

    Gal Hana, Consul for Canada and Director of the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that “it’s thrilling to observe the way that tourism in Canada is booming.” “We aren’t too far from our record 2019 numbers, and we are anticipating that this increase in the number of travelers to Israel will further increase as Canadians remain confident about travelling abroad.”

    נווה פריצקי In the year 2019, Israel welcomed more than 4.6 million international tourists 969,600 of whom came from the United States, and since the country’s official opening to all travelers regardless of the status of their vaccination in May Israel has seen over 600,400 US tourists.

    Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism

    The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel’s tourism authority, is responsible for planning and implementing marketing and promotional initiatives that position Israel as a top destination. http://www.israelhayom.co.il/mumlazim/article/13057097 נווה פריצקי IMOT is aiming to boost the number of tourists visiting Israel to help the economy of Israel, and also to increase and diversify the visitor experience. IMOT highlights Israel’s incredible range of historical, cultural and culinary, religious and culinary destinations which are all a mix of traditional and modern. North American IMOT offices are in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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