Tourism Awards – The champions of Greek tourism in 2017
For the fourth consecutive year, more than 700 executives and personalities from the industry attended the the Tourism Awards, the awards-institution of Greek tourism, the ceremony of which took place Tuesday March 21 at Athenaeum InterContinental. This year the nominations were greatly increased by 24%. The awards were organized under the auspices of the Ministry of Tourism and the GNTO.
The Minister of Tourism, Elena Kountoura greeted highlighting the leading role of tourism in our national development effort. Commenting on the overall course of Greek tourism in 2016, underlined the importance of the extension activities of the tourist season, the investment in thematic forms of tourism, the opening of new foreign markets, launch new destinations and Greek approach tourism value-added investments. The Minister of Tourism has recognized the importance of the Tourism Awards as the event that highlights examples of high quality in the Greek tourism and all companies and organizations distinguished for their initiatives. The Minister congratulated the winners and recognized their contribution to the overall success of Greek tourism.
Tourism Awards 2017, silver for Athens Photo Tour
Athens Photo tour presented their submission in the Specialty Travel category, Cultural Travel section of the awards. Based on our company’s presentation, photos and video included in our submission, Athens Photo Tour, received the Silver award. We are very happy to receive the awarded, it makes us even happier that no company was awarded a golden award in the same category. Dimitris Giouvris, owner of Athens Photo tour, received the award at this prestige night, in Athens Greece.
Athens Photo Tour will continue to innovate, bringing photo tours from Athens and interesting places to more people travelling in Athens, Meteora and Santorini. Designed and implemented daily photography tours in Athens. We are also organizing multi days photo tours at Meteora-Zagori and Santorini.