The Ministry of Tourism has said that cruise liner Silver Shadow brought 363 tourists to Port of Khasab recently.
Specialists in the Department of Tourism in Musandam in cooperation with competent authorities received tourists and provided them with guides.
Meanwhile, Oman’s ports received 298 cruise ships in 2018-19. This is an increase of 106 over tourist ships which arrived in 2017-18. The number of cruise ships that arrived at Port Sultan Qaboos was 147, while Khasab port received 72 and Salalah port 79. The number of tourists who came onboard cruise ships in 2018 was 193,467. The number is expected to reach 220,000.