Development of cycling in Lipovetsky District (Vinnytsia region)

Tourism Project

Title in original language: Розвиток велотуризму у Липовецькому районі (Вінницька область)

Country/ies: Ukraine
Status: Closed after Sept 2014
Category: Projects and initiatives for sustainable tourism development
Link to the Tourism Strategy: Objective 2 - Develop innovative tourism management, fully integrating the needs of local people and economies and other supporting sectors, and respecting he preservation of natural and cultural heritage
Duration of the project: 18.07.2014 - 17.07. 2015
Objectives and results of the project:

Main objective was to increase livehood level due to decrease of level of unemployment, increase of the amount of income of small town citizens and neighbouring villages, development of the new business for this region - tourism activities.
Reconstruction of a public garden into a cycle park, equipment of tourist routes and cycle infrastructure in the town of Lypovets, publication of info materials (such as tourist info stands, leaflets and booklets), organisation of the cycle park opening ceremony
Organisation of Lypovets – Bike Ride and establishment of a public organisation (a club) for bike tourists
Holding a promo campaign in various mass media and the Internet, celebration of the Bike Day, organisation of a bike show on the occasion of Lypovets Town Day

Implementing organization / institution:

Lypovecka city council
Vinnycka oblast, Lypovec city, str. Heroyiv Maydany, 30
+38 04358-23450

Project partners:

Lypovecka Regional Council
Lypoveckuyy charity foundation

Total amount of the project: 248 000 EURO
Financing institution(s): National, regional, local government or institutions
Name of program(s): Support to Ukraine’s regional development policy