Aqaba Receives 1,700 European Tourists on Board “Crystal Cruise”

تم نشره في Sat 11 November / Nov 2017. 01:00 AM
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AQABA —AlGhad— A European cruise ship, Crystal Cruise, just harboured in Aqaba with some 1,700 European tourists on board, according to the spokesperson of the Aqaba Special Economic Zone Authority (ASEZA), Dr Abdul Hadi Qatamin.

The official said that 840 of the Cruise’s passengers are going to visit Petra for one day, while the others tour the city of Aqaba.

According to Qatamin, more than 30 thousand European visitors are expected to visit Wadi Rum and Petra through Aqaba this year.

In 2016, some 43 thousand tourists from around the world visited Aqaba via sea.