SCTA warns tourists against fake travel firms

June 3, 2014 2:38 am

The Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities (SCTA) has cautioned residents not to fall prey to bogus travel agents and tour operators promoting low-cost international flights during the summer vacation to woo customers, Arab News has reported. Both citizens and expats can register their complaints or remarks along with evidence on toll-free number 19988 or through visiting the nearest SCTA branch or via the official SCTA website, it said. According to a statistics, Saudis spent SR40bn last summer alone, with Dubai remaining the top tourist destination.