Tourist route to the common religious and cultural heritages

Tourism Project

Country/ies: Hungary, Romania, 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 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: 03/13/2012 - 03/12/2013
Objectives and results of the project:

The overall objective of the project is increasing and deepening the cooperation between Zakarpats’ka county, Ukraine, Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg county, Hungary and Satu Mare county, Romania in order to promote the counties’ touristic values in wider range, especially the religious-cultural value added churches and raising the number of joint touristic projects.

Main activities: 1. Project management. 2. Project events. 3. Creating a study book of essays. 4. Creating tourist information elements. 5. Communication activity. 6. Procurement activity.

Implementing organization / institution:

Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg County Regional Development and Environmental Management Agency Nonprofit Company, Hungary
Address: Hungary - 4400 Nyíregyháza, Benczúr square 7.
Tel: +36 42 508 374, +36 42 508 369

Project partners:

Transcarpathian Regional Council, Ukraine
Address: Ukraine - 88008 Uzhgorod, Narodna square 4.

Total amount of the project: 143 488,00 €
Financing institution(s): National, regional, local government or institutions
Name of program(s): Hungary-Slovakia-Romania-Ukraine ENPI Cross-border Cooperation Programme