The non-stop six-hour flight to Vienna from Sharjah, will operate four times a week, on Sundays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays, and will be expanded to daily flight service as of mid-December.
Tourist guides play a crucial role in promoting tourism and forming of tourists’ perception, both positive and negative, of a tourism destination as they are the first and last point of contact between a destination and visitors, said Sheikh Sultan bin Ahmed Al Qassimi, Chairman of the Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority.
The Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority has successfully conducted its fifth professional Tourist Guide Training and Licensing Program for tourist guides and aspiring tourism professionals.
18% rise in visitor numbers in July, 25% increase in hotel room nights, more than 90 000 people visited Sharjah during Ramada and Eid Break.
Hotel classification law has come into force in Sharjah, from the beginning of January 2008, according to the Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority.