Creating bicycle roads by reconstructing existing ones that cross the border and connect the villages in the region of Milič

Tourism Project

Title in original language: Tvorba cyklochodníkov rekonštrukciou existujúcich pre prepojenie cezhraničných oblastí v regióne Milič

Country/ies: Hungary, Slovakia
Status: Closed after Sept 2014
Category: Projects for rural/local development with partial contents of sustainable tourism
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: 1.6.2010-31.10.2014
Objectives and results of the project:

The improvement of cross-border transport possibilities is the main condition for developing border settlements. In the framework of the project, the partners intended to build a solid or asphalt pavement bicycle roads between the villages Füzér, Hollóháza in Hungary and Skerešovo, Slanec in Slovakia facilitating the cross-border accessibility of the villages. As a result of the project a 30 km long cycle path links and utilizes tourist attractions, existing cycling facilities and at the same time increases economic and human relations between people on the two sides of the border

Implementing organization / institution:

Füzér Község Önkormányzata

Project partners:

Košice county, Hollóháza Önkormányzata, Municipality Slanec, Közlekedésfejlesztési Koordinációs Központ, Municipality Vyšná Myšľa

Total amount of the project: 1 564 531 eur
Financing institution(s): Others
Name of program(s): HUSK Interreg