Aegean Regatta becomes 15 this year, and as every year, except from the sport events, it features unique cultural and recreational events.
The Port Office of Chios, in collaboration with the Municipality of Chios are preparing a warm welcome to the yachts and their crews, by organizing a series of recreational events at Limnia of Volissos (Chios). Together with the Aegean Regatta's opening ceremony, there will be held the official opening ceremony of the new yacht shelter of Limnia.
The Tourist Information Offices of the Municipality of Chios and the Prefecture of North Aegean, the "Kougioulio" Foundation and the companies Mastiha Shop and Chios Fresh Beer will be there, providing information and offering treats with fragrances of Chios.
On Friday, August 21 at 17:00, there will be a pre - Aegean Regatta beach party, while on Saturday, August 22 the official opening ceremony will be followed by a concert with "the Gang" band.
After every individual race, at Vathi, Pythagorio and Lipsoi, there will also be cultural events along with the awarding of the winners.
Aegean Regatta 2015 will take place between 22 and 28 of August and starts from Limnia of Vilissos (Chios), continues to Vathi (Samos), Pythagorio (Samos) and ends at Lipsoi Island.
Aegean Regatta is supported by Cosmote, a company that recognizes the importance of the race in the development of marine tourism and water sports and supports the yachts and their crews in their journey through the Aegean Sea.
Click the link below to fill a reservation request for your transportation to Volissos.
The bus leaves shortly after your arrival to the airport/port and heads straight to Volissos.
The cost of the ticket is 10€. The distance between Chios and Volissos is 45km and it takes about 55 minutes.
Samos Marina will host the Aegean Regatta's participants yachts in Pithagorio, Samos.
Samos Marina is situated on a strategic location on the island of Samos, at the eastern Aegean Sea. The facilities are located on the southeast part of the island, just 500m away from the picturesque village of Pythagorio. Samos Marina provides mooring close to the village, at an isolated and well-protected location for those who enjoy privacy.
The marina is built in accordance with state-of-the-art specifications and provides full range services to boats and boaters. The marina started its operations in July 1st 2006 and can berth a number of 280 vessels up to 25 meters LOA as well as dock for mega-yachts up to 50 LOA.
Samos Marina: VHF: Ch 09 | LATITUDE: 037º 41′ 446″ N | LONGITUDE: 026º 57′ 300″E
For more information you can contact the marina at: