Taíno Bay Tourist Pier has three docking positions and a passenger reception center with a capacity to accommodate about 14 thousand cruise passengers simultaneously.
This terminal will generate 1,500 direct jobs and 3,500 indirect jobs that represent a great increase in the economy of the Dominican Republic and the Province of Puerto Plata in turn.
He also indicated that the projection for the year 2022 is 750 thousand visitors, a figure that he considered could increase according to the rhythm.
The number of visitors for next year will represent an average income of US $ 75 million, based on the average cost calculation of a cruise passenger, which is estimated to be about US $ 100 per passenger, according to the Dominican Port Authority.
The interesting project has tour sales services for tourist spots in the city, recreational areas and restaurants, shops and all kinds of services.
Also, service areas in each area and warehouses, as well as areas for the proper treatment of waste. “What makes this a friendly project with the environment”, highlighted President Luis Abinader.
The main objective of this pier is to provide an excellent service to both foreigners and Dominicans who are looking for an alternative of enjoyment where they can interact with people from all over the world.
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