Carpathian Tourism Road

Tourism Project

Title in original language: Karpatská turistická cesta

Country/ies: Slovakia, Ukraine
Status: Closed after Sept 2014
Category: Projects and initiatives for tourism development with only partial contents for sustainability
Link to the Tourism Strategy: Objective 3 - Establish a continuous process of awareness raising, capacity building, education and training on sustainable tourism development and management at all levels
Duration of the project: 01.02.2011– 01.02.2013, prolonged till June 2013
Objectives and results of the project:

Overall objective: Increase and improve the level of cross-border tourism development in Carpathian region.
Specific objectives:
- Develop local and cross border tourism products and services;
- Increase the level of cross-border tourism promotion;
- Improve the enabling operation of the Schengen Border crossing.

Implementing organization / institution:

Agency for the Support of Regional Development Kosice (Slovakia)
Strojárenská 3
040 01 Košice

T: 055 68 22 811
F: 055 68 22 813

Project partners:

CB Partners:
1.Public organization “Regional Tourist Initiatives Foundation “Toureurocenter” (Ukraine)
2.FORZA. Agency for sustainable development of the Carpathian Region (Ukraine)
3.Communal enterprise “Agency of Regional Development and Cross-Border Co-operation “Transcarpathia” of Zakarpattya Oblast Council”

Total amount of the project: 533 530.00 EUR
Financing institution(s): National, regional, local government or institutions
Name of program(s): Hungary-Slovakia-Romania-Ukraine ENPI CBC Programme 2007-2013