Tourism Rise by 60% in Israel

297,000 tourists visited Israel this past May alone.

The Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) published data showing a 60% insrease in the number of tourists who visited Israel, comparing to the number of last year.

Tourist increase from January to May is up by 47% in the past year, with 1.2 million visitors.

Israel’s Ministry of Tourism is hoping to build to this number for the rest of this year and the upcoming years.

Read more about this at 60% hike in tourism since beginning of year on Ynetnew.com

Photo: Jpost.com

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