Greece reported more than 3.4 million tourists at Greek airports managed by Fraport and Athens airport in June 2022!
Greece recorded around 3.4 million tourist arrivals at Fraport and Athens airports in June, which means that this year's arrivals mark a very large increase compared to the same period in 2021, when only 1.2 million travelers were recorded who passed through these airports.
Some of the Greek airports managed by are: Corfu, Zakynthos, Thassos, Skiathos, Rhodes, Kos, Kavala and many others.
Following a statement issued on Tuesday, August 2, the Minister of Tourism confirmed that despite the many global crises Greece is currently facing, travel revenues and tourist flows remain satisfactory.
Minister Kikilias also emphasized the development of tourism that is taking place this year in the areas of Central and Western Macedonia and the replacement of Russians and Ukrainians with other tourists from the Balkan area.
At the end of last month, Greek authorities said they were expecting almost a million tourists at the country's airports in the first week of August. In this sense, the minister also noted that the flights registered in July exceeded 950000 per week.
In addition, as Kikilias explains, around 5.7 million travelers are expected to visit the Greek capital in the second half of 2022. The country is also expecting a record number of passengers in September.