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NEW YORK – Sept. 8th, 2022/PRNewswirein July and August 2018, the Israel Ministry of Tourism recorded record numbers of tourists arriving from America. The country welcomed 78,000 Americans in July 2022. It was a 4 percent increase over 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States visited Israel in August 2022.
Eyal Carlin from North America was the Tourism Commissioner. “The United States has been our most important source of tourism for Israel inbound. Before the COVID-19 outbreak, we had been celebrating record-breaking number of Israeli tourism entries every month.
Canada is also on track, just as the United States, to surpass the number of tourists who visit Israel. In July 2022 Canada had 7,200 visitors while August witnessed the number increase to 6,000.
Gal Hana, Consul for Canada and Director of the Israel Ministry of Tourism declared that “it’s amazing to see how Canada’s tourism is rebounding.” “We are not far from our record in 2019 and we are anticipating that the rise in travel to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians feel more confident about traveling internationally.”
Israel received more tourists from around the world in 2019 than any other country. 969 600 of them were Americans. Israel’s official reopening for all travelers was May 2018. The country has already been home to more than 600,400 US travellers since that time.
Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
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