New Concept in the Region Tourism Eastern Express: Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Ahmet Arslan, 13 February 2018 date to Eastern Express and Sarikamis traveled until.
During the journey accompanied by Veysi Kurt, General Manager of TCDD Tasimacilik AS, sohbet Minister Arslan, who took a photo, stated that the Eastern Express made a very important contribution to the region and said that this situation pleased him.
”Eastern Express provides very nice service“
Asking the passengers' feelings and thoughts about the Eastern Express and answering their questions, Arslan stated that the passengers enjoyed the train and were very pleased and said, “The Eastern Express is as much as it is said. When I see the smiles on the passengers' faces, their satisfaction and their desire to come back, I renew the same invitation again; Kars is a must-see city. Whether you get outside of Turkey from Turkey Orient Express new concept gives a very nice service in this sense. " said.
“Train ride in a culture“
Arslan also said: un We know that the train journey is a culture. We are pleased that this culture has been revitalized. Using this culture, we are pleased to offer such a service to our guests who have come to visit and visit our city which has many values like Kars. We make every effort to provide the best service to our guests.
X Around the first 40 day last year, about 2 thousand people came with sleepers, this year 8 thousand people came X. Passenger demand has increased significantly compared to the same period last year, the attention of the last noted Arslan;
“On the Orient Express, we increased the number of sleeping cars from 240 to 1 in addition to 5 pulman seats, which means that there were 20 beds and 100 beds. Likewise, we increased our couchette wagon from 1 to 2. Last year, approximately 40 thousand people came in sleepers in the first 2 days, while 8 thousand people came in the same period this year. Likewise, while 3 thousand people have arrived in our couchette wagons, this number has reached approximately 7 thousand today. We hosted 40 thousand guests in a 30-day period in our Pullman wagons. The trains run at one hundred percent capacity. I hope this number will increase and we will host our guests better. Of course, when our people see the value of Kars, they go and tell others about it. She wants new guests to come. "
Eks New concept in regional tourism: Eastern Express “
Minister Arslan stated that the new concept in regional tourism is now the Eastern Express, and sohbetHe quoted as follows; “People come from everywhere to see Ani in Kars. Sudden is a value in itself, a value for our country. The first point of our arrival in Anatolia. We continue to work on bringing many values to the surface. We have works in most of our historical buildings. There is nothing to say for Sarıkamış. We always remember and remember our ancestors in Sarıkamış. Many investments have been made for winter tourism in Sarıkamış. The Eastern Express is as much as said. "