115 thousand tourists entered Sulaymaniyah in Nowruz days

24/03/2019 - 22:37 Published in News/Kurdistan

The Directorate of Tourism in Sulaymaniyah, on Sunday, announced the entry of 115 thousand tourists to the province during the days of Nowruz, indicating that among them 10 thousand Iranians.

"The 115,000 tourists arrived in the province of Sulaymaniyah until Saturday," said the official of the media, Aram Shwani .

"The increase in the number of tourists to Sulaymaniyah was caused by the new planning and coordination with 200 companies during the forum held last month ," Shwani added.

He explained that "the number of tourists from Iran rose to 10 thousand tourists during the days of Nowruz, after the abolition of fees," pointing out that "8 thousand tourists arrived in the Kurdistan region during the same period last year."