The number of tourist yachts anchoring on the largest port of the country during 2018 is expected to double, compared with last year.
Since the beginning of July this year, 81 yachts of various sizes have been anchored in the tents 1, 2, 4 and 5, a figure 72% higher than the whole of July 2017.
From the Statistics Department of the Port of Durres Authority (APD), it is learned that in Durrës, since 2017, a large number of yachts with length ranging from 30 to 100 meters have been anchored, generally produced in recent years in well-known sites of the world. In addition to harbor services, tourists and yachtsmen have visited the city’s archeological centers.
From the operating data of the Sector of Statistics in the APD, it is also learned that from the beginning of January 2018 in Durrës have arrived 214 yachts, while the figure of all 2017 has stopped on 294 yachts in total.
The APD has taken measures to support the yachting staff’s relevant services while staying in the port of Durres. The touristic yachting time on the 1-5 tenth of the Western Terminal runs up to one week.
News Source: Durres Port Authority