Misrata city is near to opening a new marine station in partnership between the public sector represented by the Iron and Steel Company, and the private sector represented by the "Kevalay" Tourism Services Company.
After years of suspension, travelers from Libya will be able to sail to their destination allowing them to save money and enjoy the scenery and landscapes of the blue sea.
According to informed sources, the first trips will leave Misrata towards Tunisia and Turkey, while other destinations would be added, respectively.
The opening ceremony is expected to take place in February. 17, next, in conjunction with the 10th anniversary of the Libyan's revolution against former dictator Muammar Gaddafi, but the station made no official statement on the matter.
According to the sources, the first trip will host 400 passengers and 100 cars, in addition to 400 tons of cargo.
Besides passenger cruising, the station will also provide other services, including cargo shipping and cars.