Calamos Supports Greece
GreekReporter.comGreeceSamaria Gorge Attracts More Visitors

Samaria Gorge Attracts More Visitors

1086225The number of tourists visiting the Samaria Gorge increased by 25% in August compared to last year, according to information from the Forest Directorate of Chania.
In total, 29,238 people visited the Gorge of Samaria, with the vast majority selecting the entrance from Xyloskalo of Mount Omalos. The number of visitors from the entrance in Xyloskalo in August was 26,309  while the entrance in Agia Roumeli was visited by 2,929 people.
In July, visitors to the gorge were about 27,100, while in the two months of the high season the number of visitors reached 56,338.
Most visitors cross the canyon throughout the16 km route.

See all the latest news from Greece and the world at Contact our newsroom to report an update or send your story, photos and videos. Follow GR on Google News and subscribe here to our daily email!

Related Posts