Two luxury cruises to enter GCC


COSTA Crociere SpA will have two vessels – Costa Classica and AIDAcara – in the Gulf from December until the end of April 2007.

Costa Classica will depart on Saturdays while the AIDAcara will leave every Friday from Dubai. The Costa Classica will be deployed for 17 cruises from December 23 to April 14 and the AIDAcara for eight from December 22 to February 9.
The seven-day itinerary includes two nights in Dubai and one-day stopovers in Muscat, Fujairah, Abu Dhabi and Bahrain.The all-inclusive cost per person will be about OR450 ($1,168) to OR550.