Mataram - Luxury Ship MV Seabourn Encore arrived in Lombok through Sheet Harbour. The ship has a length of 210.50 meters this Bahamas-flagged layover in Lombok yesterday (21/3) to bring 551 tourists with 432 crew.
"The MV Seabourn Encore is the latest Lux dijajaran Company of Seabourn Cruise Line," said General Manager Pelindo III Branch Sheet Baharuddin on Lombok Post.
He explained ships coming is a subsidiary of the operator manager in the world's largest ships (Carnival Corp.). The new vessel was launched in Singapore's Marina Bay Cruise ship date of January 7, 2017. The luxury skippered by Mark Dexter Graham had previously departed from Komodo Island with the purpose to Benoa Bali, ship MV Seabourn Encore arrived at 08.00 pm and depart at 17.30 pm.
Baharuddin said, Lombok become destination locations attractive tourist destinations both in marine tourism and historically. Pelindo III for port state enterprises based in Surabaya, 2016've done Groundbreaking Gili Mas Seaport Terminal. Terminal construction Gili Mas is the development of Sheet Harbour itself. Terminal Gili Mas has a quay length of 480 meters, is equipped with various facilities domestic and international lounge area, docks for boats Yach, failitas is provided in order to provide service and convenience for travelers.
"With this tourist visits to the island of Lombok will indirectly boost the economy in the province," he said.
But not only by effecting the performance of stevedoring logistics, but also in the tourism sector by attracting more domestic and foreign tourists to keep coming. NTB is targeting tourists visit as many as 3.5 million travelers, up 500 thousand from the 2016 target of 3 million tourists.
"With the increased target of tourists visit this, Pelindo III in sheet is the entrance that passed Cruise ships also began to improve and equip facilities to provide comfort to the passengers," he explained.
Baharuddin added, Pelindo III in sheet will always work together with local governments regarding support ease of access road from Port Gili Mas to the location of Special Economic Zones in Mandalika (KEK) with the construction of access roads through Sekotong order to shorten the time from Sheet Harbour to Area (KEK) in Mandalika.