Bicycle path Bečva

Tourism Project

Title in original language: Cyklostezka Bečva

Country/ies: Czech Republic
Status: Actual projects
Category: Projects and initiatives for tourism development with only partial contents for sustainability
Link to the Tourism Strategy: Objective 1 - Establish supportive conditions for sustainable tourism products and services, including development of a marketing scheme for the promotion of the Carpathians as a unique sustainable tourism destination objectives of the strategy
Duration of the project: from 2015, still running
Objectives and results of the project:

is a unique project that is part of the so-called first cyclone C1. It brings the possibility of cycling literally from the mountain springs to the valley. From Rožnovská and Vsetínská Bečva to its confluence with Moravia you will pass more than 141 km along the marked route.
Over two regions - Zlínský and Olomoucký - you go through a picturesque landscape, you can see towns and smaller villages, memorable and other interesting places and attractive tourist destinations. Selected sections will also be suitable for in-line skaters thanks to the asphalt surface. Bicycle lesser and less experienced trainers will come to theirs - while the Haná part calls for relaxing cycling along the Straits, Wallachian is more hilly and more demanding.
Some sections of Becva Cycle Route have been opened to cyclists before, while others are gradually increasing.

Implementing organization / institution:

Tourist Authority of East Moravia
Adress: J. A . Bati 5520,761 90 Zlín

Project partners:

Zlín region
Olomouc region
Ministry for regional development of Czech republic

Total amount of the project: 352 mil. Kč,- 13 538 641mld. Euro
Financing institution(s): National, regional, local government or institutions
Name of program(s): European regional development fund, Regional operational programm - Central Moravia