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    NEW YORK – September 8 2022, /PRNewswire/- New record breaking tourism arrivals from the United States were announced today by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. Israel welcomed 78,000 American tourists during July 2022. It was a four percent increase over the year before, while 71,000 American tourists were in Israel during August 2022.

    Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner for North America. “It is thrilling to once again witness an increase in tourism Israel from the United States. Already reaching the record-breaking numbers in 2019,” he stated. 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 tourism entry every month. It’s a fantastic positive shift that we are pleased to witness and anticipate an upward trajectory for months to follow.”

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

    Gal Hana, Consul for Canada and Director of the Israel Ministry of Tourism stated that “it’s thrilling to observe the way that tourism in Canada is booming.” We’re close to reaching our record numbers for 2019, and we anticipate that this increase in travel to Israel will continue as Canadians feel more at home when they travel abroad.

    Israel received more tourists from around the world in 2019 than any other nation. 969 600 of these were Americans. Israel’s official opening for all tourists was in May of 2018. נווה פריצקי Israel has welcomed over 600,400 US tourists since the time of opening. About the Israel Ministry of Tourism

    The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT), Israel’s tourism agency, is responsible for planning and executing promotional and marketing initiatives to position Israel as a top destination. IMOT aims to increase tourist numbers to boost Israel’s economyand improve and diversify the tourist experience. IMOT highlights Israel’s vast array of cultural, religious food, historic, and culinary tourist attractions that are each a wonderful blend of modernity and tradition. The North American IMOT offices are in New York and Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Toronto.

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