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Switzerland Tourism Board organizes tour to promote Switzerland in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia: Thursday, February 25 - 2010 @ 10:00

This tour will be a great chance to Switzerland as a distinguished touristic destination.

In 2009 Switzerland hotels registered a remarkable distinction as related to the number of arrivals from GCC.

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabic came in the rank number one as most of the guests are from its subjects.

In addition to that the statistics offered by the Tourism Monitor in Switzerland indicate that the Gulf citizen spends 530 CHF per day, thus the subjects of GCC occupy the first rank as related to the level of daily expenditure. The continual increase year after year reflects the status that GCC occupy in the Switzerland Tourism Market, the fact that forms a motivation towards our real obligation towards the Gulf Tourism Market.

The Switzerland Tourism Board started its promotional activity in GCC in 2003 through its office which was held in Dubai and which is still continuing its operation in this region.

The Switzerland Tourism Board will concentrate largely on the family tourism programs. Hence family tourism programs have been prepared to fulfill this purpose. One can obtain these programs from all the tourism agencies in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

These programs have been prepared in Arabic Language. They include the tourism sites that can be visited. They offer a brief description about the information that would enable our generous guests to visit these sites and the available discounts and the internet site… etc.

It is the pleasure of the Switzerland Tourism Board to get finished of preparing these programs. It is a matter that emits confidence in the success that the board is going to achieve this year.

The partners of the Switzerland Tourism Board look at the importance of the Gulf market. Those partners also continually seek to offer renovated tourism packages that aspire to gain the encouragement of the Gulf Tourism market. Here, of course, we must not forget to indicate to the several tourism alternatives that had been credited during the past years represented in the special family offers, free ticket by train, including children until age 16, and free public transport pass within a particular destination.

The attractive geographic specificity that surrounds Switzerland with natural magnificence, but rather it is represented in a scene in which flowers and rivers are mixed, and the lakes are interlinked with the bushes that protect it in bride and boasting in a unique system and glorious memories that stand aloft as witness on the heritage of a glorious nation. It also was not mere exhibitions for selling the most luxurious types of chocolates and cheese that are peerless anywhere to be harmonized with the desire of the person coming from anywhere or the most skilful manufacturer in the field of watches with their elegant luxurious shapes that embrace the memory eternally without being dispersed by the factors of the time terrains, but rather exceeds such materialistic matters to much more deeper and more impressive in the inner self. The convergence of the lakes, Geneva, Constans and Magiory that are interlinked in the French areas, Austrian, German and Italian Borders is a unique pattern of the cultural convergence with all its effects and reactions, which formed a unique and exclusive country for the intimacy of the civilizations and cultures in love, harmony and homogeneity that are peerless even in the dreams.

Switzerland represents an exemplary unity tow the contemporary state must be in the European continent in which the various linguistic tradition, such as cooking, architecture, and music tunes played an essential role in forming the Swiss Culture in different parts of the country, such as Basel, Zurich and Geneva Area, and the “king of all the mountains” Materhorn, that can be accessed quickly through the glacier rivers. In addition to that, the areas such as Jungfraujoch, Gornergrat, Titlis Mountain and the peak of Schilthorn were built at a height of 3.000 meters above the level of the sea. Now the restaurant, hotel, seminar and entertaining offers to the travelers all round the world are being expanded. There are special offers assigned to the families, children as well as the couples who wish to spend the honey moon in these fantastic places.

In order to guarantee high standards of comfort to the travelers, it launched its site on the internet for facilitating reservation through the data base for more than 13000 of the hotels and flats, and the tickets of the trains that facilitate the travel movement all round the world from and to all the cities of Switzerland. Zurich Airport represents a convergence point with a wide network of airlines that include 120 destinations all round the world, besides to the fact that the tourist in Switzerland enjoys one of the best ways and networks of railways in the world that roam all the beauty spots that are painted by the splendid nature, including the feet of Alpine enchanting mountains that really confirm that Switzerland is the really the heart of Europe, with multicultures and the unique model for the convergence and intermingling, and harmony of civilizations.

Tourism in Switzerland registered a notable growth in spite of the international stagnancy, with 2.1% increase in the total of arrivals. Last year, Switzerland became part of the Schengen agreement which means that the tourist who obtains Schengen visa can now travel to the country of beauty and the eden and hear of Europe without the need to obtain additional visa to enter Switzerland, which makes it easier to the travelers to travel all round Europe with one single visa.

Besides to the hotels, there are several hotel apartments in Switzerland that make it a suitable place to spend the vacation time and visit the companies in touristic groups with competitive prices to spend the family vacations. In addition to that there is a big chance for the young traveler to spend their honey moon and relax in a calm and romantic atmosphere that it is rare to find similar to it in any other spot in the world.

Even those who come to spend Summer holiday who desire to recreate and practice walking sport will find places especially assigned for practicing their hobbies. The year 2010 is called the year of walking on foot or strolling, to the extent that there are 60.000 kilometers are now paved for such kind of recreation that would take the tourists to the calmness of the nature from the twisting hills Jora Liman Schfitzer.

The reality of these wonders of attractive mountainous lanes increase the available opportunities to practice strolling, biking, golf, and the international experiences that you are going to gain in the several method of having food with different traditions and interlinked sophisticated cultures amid a dreaming night life that form a unique cultural cupel in which all the cultures of the neighboring countries are melted in one unique system which is matchless in the heart of Europe. Even though it is one country, but it is a mix of cultures that are unified to beget a unique style and an example on what the modern state should be and could be adopted.

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