Greece’s Aegean coast broke the all-time record this October.
It was announced that the Southern Aegean coast of Greece broke the all-time record for October.
According to the announced data, Greece’s Rhodes, Kos, Mykonos, Santorini and Karpathos airports broke the all-time October visitor record with 412 thousand visitors between October 1-31. In October 2019, this number was announced as 357 thousand.
Rhodes, Kos, Mykonos, Santorini and Karpathos, Greece’s biggest destinations in the Southern Aegean region, received 3 million visitors between 13 May and 31 October. Among these, Rhodes was the leader with 1.4 million, followed by Kos with 688 thousand, Santorini with 471 thousand, Mykonos with 360 thousand and Karpathos with 43 thousand.
Rhodes closed last year with 584,000 tourists. In the same year, Santorini hosted 141,000 visitors and Mykonos hosted 133 thousand visitors.