Danube GeoTour

Tourism Project

Title in original language: Danube GeoTour

Region(s): Danube region
Status: Actual projects
Category: Projects for tourism development without approach to sustainability
Duration of the project: From 1st of January 2017 to 30th of June 2019
Objectives and results of the project:

Main objective is to improve management capacities and strategies and to develop practical solutions for the activation of geodiversity/geoheritage and to seize positive market trends for sustainable tourism development in 8 Geoparks of the Danube region.
The main project result will be joint Danube GeoTour designed to strengthen cooperation between the regions’ Geoparks and act as an innovative tourism product to accelerate visibility and tourist visits in the geoparks.

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

Implementing organization / institution:

Idrija Heritage Centre

Project partners:

Balaton-felvidéki National Park Directorate
Styrian Eisenwurzen
Public Institution "Nature Park Papuk"
ARGE Geopark Karavanks
Institute of the Republic of Slovenia for Nature Conservation
Bakony & Balaton Regional Tourism Nonprofit Ltd.
Bohemian Paradise Geopark non-profit organization
University of Bucharest
University of Presov
Public Enterprise National Park Djerdap

Total amount of the project: 1.666.362,50
Financing institution(s): National, regional, local government or institutions
Name of program(s): Danube Transnatioal Programme