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    NEW YORK, Sept. 8th, 2022 /PRNewswire The Israel Ministry of Tourism announced today record-breaking tourism arrivals from the United States visiting Israel in the months of July and August. 78,000 visitors from the United States visited Israel in July 2022. This represents a 4 percent increase over the year before and 71,000 visitors from the United States in august 2022. This is 13% more than 2019.

    “It is so thrilling to see yet another increase in tourism to Israel from the United States, already reaching and exceeding our record-breaking numbers in 2019,” said Eyal Carlin, Tourism Commissioner for North America. “The United States has been the most important market for Israel’s tourism inbound. Before the COVID-19 outbreak, we had been celebrating record-breaking number of Israeli tourism entries every month.

    Canada is in the process, like the United States, to surpass the amount of tourists that visit Israel. נווה פריצקי In July 2022, Canada saw 7,200 tourists and August witnessed 6,000.

    “It is exciting to see how tourism from Canada to Israel is booming,” said Gal Hana Director and Consul for Canada of the Israel Ministry of Tourism. We’re not too far from our record numbers in 2019, and we are hoping that this increase in Israel travel will continue to increase as Canadians are more comfortable traveling across the world.”

    Israel has hosted more than 4.6million visitors in the year 2019 of which 969,600 originated from the United States. Since May when the country was opened to all visitors regardless of vaccination status More than 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel.

    Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism

    The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel’s main tourism organization responsible for planning and implementing marketing and promotional initiatives to promote Israel as a preferred travel destination. IMOT is aiming to increase tourist traffic to support Israel’s economy and diversify and enhance the visitor experience. IMOT helps promote Israel’s vast array of historical, cultural, culinary, and religious attractions – each perfect mix of tradition and modernity. The IMOT offices in North America are in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta.

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