Published on : Saturday, May 5, 2018
Antonis Stelliatos, president of the Hellenic Professional Yacht Owners Association mentioned that the East Med Show revealed that the shipping and tourism are two key pillars for the Greek economy and the future seems bright for sea tourism.
A wide variety of professional Greek boats can be explored like the 20-meter high-speed boats, catamarans, sailing yachts, traditional boats and mega yachts of 50-60 meters. The event is aimed to boost competitiveness and upgraded services by leisure boats.
This will improve Greece’s position in the global tourism market. Charming coastline and thousand of Greek Islands can be explored while cruising along the Greek islands on a yacht. From April till late October to early November is the yachting season in Greece.
Captain of the cruise yacht Astarte Christoforos Kantaridis said that the families or even large group of friends can choose to spend their holidays on the boat where the popular destinations are Mykonos and Santorini. Greece is responding to the challenges of yachting tourism with the construction of new marinas with the development projects and construction of new ports.