PRESS RELEASE – Minister Santos welcomes Emerald Sakara on its Inaugural Call to Gibraltar
08 Nov 2023
Minister for Tourism, the Hon Christian Santos welcomed the Emerald Sakara on its inaugural call to Gibraltar this weekend.
The vessel arrived in Gibraltar on 4th November at 23:00hrs and departed to its next port of call the following day at 22:00hrs.
The Emerald Sakara of Emerald Cruises is a luxury yacht with the capacity to carry a maximum of 100 passengers across its six decks. On this occasion the vessel was carrying a total of 94 passengers on its tour of the Mediterranean.
Minister Santos and the CEO of the Gibraltar Tourist Board, Kevin Bossino, were invited on board the yacht to meet its Captain, Robert Kuznin and exchange plaques.
The Minister for Tourism, the Hon Christian Santos said: “It is always a pleasure to welcome new cruise liners to Gibraltar. The Government is working flat out to further grow this sector and indeed to enhance the existing Port infrastructure with, for example, our plan for a new cruise liner terminal.”