Belgrade, 20th of March 2015 - Nautical tourist season 2015 in Belgrade is officially opened with the ceremonial welcome event for the group of USA tourists who sailed in this morning on the first river cruise “River Aria” to the International Port Luka Beograd.
According to the current forecasts of Luka Beograd, 570 river cruises with more than 70.000 passengers are expected in Belgrade this year, which will be the record number so far. Last season was marked as the most successful so far with 530 river cruises and 68.000 tourists.
Among tourist who visit Belgrade by boat the most numerous are from Canada, USA, Germany, Great Britain, Austria, France, Italy and Scandinavian countries. During their stay, they have the opportunity to visit some of the popular attractions and landmarks of Serbian Capital: Belgrade Fortress, Skadarlija, Temple of Saint Sava, Knez Mihailova Street and many others.
Belgrade Tourist Board have prepared an information center at the International Port in order to provide all necessary tourist information about Belgrade which will be available every day during the nautical season.