For Visa requests please forward a list of the names, nationalities and passpost numbers to Salma Asfour or Sarah Kabbani on the “Event Info Mail”
Visas will be obtained at Aqaba Airport or Queen Alia International airport upon arrival
All facilities will be available from internet to direct dialing, mobile phones, with fully integrated media centre
March 5th arrival to Aqaba from Doha
March 7th-9th Athletes & Coaches development seminar
March 8th Pre Event press conference& Race briefing for Athletes and Team officials
March 10th Worl Cup events
Athletes arriving from Doha will fly direct to Aqaba Intl. airport 7km away. Taxi service avaialble
Athletes from other parts of the world will fly to Queen Alia Intl. airport, Amman 280 kms away. Connecting flights, taxi and bus shuttle services available
Regulated Taxi and Bus service avaialble
Hotel Intercontinental Aqaba is the official hotel for the event and will be the used as Head Quarters in the days leading up to the event.
The rate per person is US 45$ net for bed & breakfast.
All rooms are double occupancy. Hotel offers wide range of cuisine and host of leisure activities. Also offers large beach and spectacular pool deck.
All scheduled events will take place at the hotel. Media centre, ITU office, Transportation/ Information desks… http://www.intercontinental.com/
3 star hotels also availble for US 25$ per person for bed & breakfast with double and triple occupancey available. Its 7 km from the HQ and doesnt feature any facilites.