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Costa Classica, seasons last Ship called Port Sultan Qaboos 04th May 2012

9/17/2012 9:12:00 AM by SuperUser Account

The cruise season’s last ship to Muscat , The five star Costa Classica cruise liner arrived 4th May,2012 in PSQ on its way to Europe bringing 1600 tourists mainly from Italy, France, Germany and the U.K. The 220 m long ship have a passenger capacity of 1680 and a crew numbering 590 . One of the best loved ships in Costa’s fleet, Classica arrived from Dubai and heading to Caribbean's after Muscat.

PSC officials gave a warm welcome to the captain and the Tourists to Muscat. The tourists were very happy with the fast and friendly service provided by the corporation and to visit the picturesque Muscat which been declared as the Arab Tourism Capital for 2012 . The Mutrah Souq which retains the chaotic interest of a traditional Arab Market provided them a unique vision of


In recognition to the state of art services provided by the corporation to the passengers and cruise vessels arriving at Port Sultan Qaboos , this year Corporation received the “Best Destination for Port Sultan Qaboos 2011 “ by Insight Cruise Magazine and “ Best support “ award from Royal Caribbean International Cruise. Corporation is thankful to the Ministry of Tourism, MOTC, ROP Customs, Coast Guard, Passport and Residence Dept, Shipping Lines and Agents, Travel and Tour operators and rest all connected service providers for their full support to the cruise Industry in Oman.

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