Greece is Among the Top 3 European Cruise Destinations
The European branch of the International Association of Cruise Liners gives Greece a 13.3% share of all cruise passengers in Europe. The 4.18 million cruise passengers who visited Greece made it the 3rdmost popular European cruise destination.
Within Greece itself, the most popular cruise liner destinations were Santorini, Mykonos, and Corfu, with more than 980,000 passengers beginning their cruise at Athens’ port of Piraeus.
The cruise passengers have pumped more than half a billion dollars into the Greek economy (€489 million).