Oman National Transport Company, Mwasalat, announced the details of the promotion plan for Salalah Tourism Festival 2019. The plan included operating a new route No. 21 for the first time (Salalah Airport –Ittin Plain – City Center), and introducing route No. 20 (Salalah Airport – City Centre – Salalah Port) to coincide with Khareef season. Further, trips of the line (Muscat – Salalah) has increased, in addition to providing special prices and offers for families and groups from Friday, 21 June to 22 August 2019.
Announcement of this plan comes in parallel with the interest of Mwasalat to spur on tourism and economic movement of the Sultanate by seeking to instil the use of public transport culture, which is considered one of the most prominent features of the progress of modern cities because of its many benefits, such as preserving the beauty of the environment and saving time and effort for visitors.
The new route will be as follows; starting point form Salalah Airport – Ittin Plain Roundabout – Salalah Municipality Recreation Centre Park 1 – Salalah Municipality Recreation Centre Park 2 – Al Nama Street – Sultan Qaboos Hospital – Salalah West –Directorate General for Housing – Al Ittihad Sports Club – Sultan Qaboos Mosque – 23rd of July Street – City Centre.