Tunis/Tunisia — Tunisia is among the many least expensive vacationer locations on the planet. The typical customer spending is about 395 euros (190 euros ticket worth, 7 euros for transport from the airport to the resort and the remaining is the price of keep), president of the Tunisian Federation of Journey Businesses (FTAV) Jaber Ben Attouch stated Thursday.
Talking to MPs at a debate with the FTVA, the Tunisian Federation of Resorts (FTH) and the Tunisian Federation of Vacationer Eating places (FTRT), he emphasised the position of journey brokers who provide vacationers a median of two or three vacationer excursions throughout the nation by keep a median price of 310 euros.
“For instance, an tour to the governorate of Kairouan or El Jem (governorate of Mahdia) prices about 150 euros per vacationer and the price of an tour to the south-west is about 160 to 170 euros together with transport, outings in 4×4 vehicles, excursions on camelback, the acquisition of handicrafts and catering, “he argued.
The official regretted the truth that Tunisian residents are disadvantaged of companies supplied to vacationers, which leads practically 1.3 million Tunisians to journey yearly exterior the nation.
He stated on this regard that solely 25 million dinars are granted by the Central Financial institution of Tunisia (BCT) to journey companies as a premium for companies rendered to Tunisians overseas, along with a premium of fifty million dinars underneath the Umra journeys.
FTAV president Jaber Ben Attouch informed MPS there are greater than 4000 vacationer service workplaces working within the parallel market. “This determine is horrifying and the one losers are the organised sector and the state, “he stated.
“3200 Tunisians are nonetheless ready for the compensation of their cash superior by journey companies to airways for Umrah journeys that had been canceled in February 2020, he additional indicated, including a fee has been established for this function.
Ben Attouch advisable, on this regard, the revision of legal guidelines and laws governing journey companies, which date from 1973.
He known as to recognise the position of those companies as firms exporting companies and selling the vacation spot Tunisia.