Athens has received 3 honours in the annual World Travel Awards, celebrating and rewarding excellence in all sectors of tourism for 2018 on a glorious ceremony that took place in Athens Zappeio Hall:
Athens was announced Europe’s Leading City Break Destination for 2018, among 13 strong nominees like Amsterdam, Berlin, Paris, Rome and Venice.
Meanwhile, the Acropolis was named Europe’s Leading Tourist Attraction 2018, among other glorious sites such as Buckingham Palace, the Eiffel Tower and the Colosseum.
Last but not least, the Athens Convention Bureau was announced Europe’s Leading City Tourist Board 2018 among other nominees such as Madrid Destino; the Paris Convention and Visitors Bureau; the Rome Tourism Board; the Saint-Petersburg Committee for Tourism Development; Visit London and Visit Berlin.
The perfect city break in Europe’s Leading City Break Destination would be amazingly complete with an enchanting island-hopping trip! Charter a sailing holiday in Athens and sail away to the most refreshing city break experience with a spectacular island- hopping twist!
Read our article about the best sailing destinations from Athens, ignite your wanderlust and get the inspiration you need!