Passenger ships on the Danube
Annually more than 4,000 ships, or a dozen per day, sail across the lower course of the Danube. All of them fall under jurisdiction of Harbour Masters Offices in the ports of call (Belgrade, Novi Sad, Donji Milanovac), where the ships perform inward / outward revisions. Ships from Germany, Austria, Hungary and Ukraine are the most numerous. Special attraction for tourists represent the Đerdap gorge and passage through the Iron Gate.
ADDITIONAL SERVICES PROVIDED TO PASSENGER SHIPS
In addition to providing services for carrying out the statutory norms and additional procedures, port agents are available 24 hours for any crew or passenger inquiries. Furthermore, agents organize supply depending on the needs of the ship and, if necessary, medical assistance to the ships’ crew.
PASSENGER SHIPS AGENCY SERVICE AT SEA
Agent Plus Group provides agency services for passenger ships at sea through a network of branches and independent companies in Montenegro and Romania.
Port agents are well acquainted with legal requirements and procedures, making Agent Plus and its Port Agency department a reliable partner in offering services to ships on rivers and seas. Close ties and effective cooperation with the regulatory authorities, offers Agent Plus’ clients and their respective passengers additional security and convenience during their tourist cruises on the territories of other countries.
River passenger transportation and sustainable tourism
Panel discussion “River passenger transportation and sustainable tourism” led by Vuk Perovic, director of the Port Governance Agency, Michael Kramer, president of the Committee for Economy and Tourism of the European Parliament and Jasenko Lazovic, director of the Port Agency of Agent Plus.
Mr. Kramer spoke about the development of tourism products, while Mr. Perovic pointed out that Port Governance Agency has undertaken actvities in order to build and develop new international passenger terminals on the rivers Danube, Sava and Tisa. Mr. Lazović presented company profile of Agent Plus and introduced the participants to the role of agent and Agent Plus’ membership in the organization FONASBA.