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    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. The country welcomed 78,000 tourists from the United States in July 2022 which is an increase of 4% from 2019, and 71,000 total travelers from the United States in August 2022, a 13% increase from 2019.

    “It is so exciting to once again see an increase in tourist numbers to Israel from the United States, already reaching and exceeding our record-breaking numbers in 2019.” stated Eyal Carlin, Tourism Commissioner for North America. נווה פריצקי “The United States is the top market for Israel inbound tourism. Prior to the COVID-19 Pandemic, we were celebrating record breaking numbers of tourists entering the country month after month. It’s a great positive trend that we’re pleased to witness and anticipate an increase in the years to come.”

    Canada is on track to beat Israel’s tourism arrivals 7200 tourists are expected to visit Israel in July 2022, and 6,600 in August.

    נווה פריצקי Gal Hana is the Consul and Director for Canada within the Israel Ministry of Tourism. “We are not too far away from our record for 2019 and we are anticipating that the increase in travel to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians feel more confident traveling internationally.”

    Israel received more than 4.6 million international tourists in the year 2019 including 969.600 of them coming from the United States. In May 2018, Israel opened its doors to all travelers, regardless whether they have been vaccinated. Israel already has hosted more than 600,000 visitors.

    Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism

    The Israel Ministry of Tourism, Israel’s central agency for tourism, is responsible for designing and managing promotional and marketing initiatives to promote Israel as a popular tourist destination. IMOT seeks to increase tourism traffic to contribute to Israel’s economy, and to increase and diversify the visitor experience. IMOT promotes Israel’s remarkable array of historical, cultural culinary, and religious attractions which are all a delightful combination of tradition and modernity. נווה פריצקי נווה פריצקי North America has IMOT offices which are located in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto.

    נווה פריצקי For more information about upcoming events, visit IMOT’s website at israel.travel. To receive the most recent information, follow us on Twitter, Instagram, as well as Pinterest.