Dancing with the Birds

Project code:CB005.2.21.084
Project call:CB005.2
Priority axis / Specific objective:2.1. Increasing the touristic attractiveness of the cross-border area through better utilisation of natural, cultural and historical heritage and related infrastructure
Type of project:Investment
Project duration in months:24
Project final contract amount:419427.20 €
Project EU co-financing rate:85.00 %
Project start date:24.07.2019
Project end date:23.07.2021
Project intervention field:092 Protection, development and promotion of public tourism assets
Project summary:

The overall objective of the project is to increase the tourist attractiveness of the region by better utilization of the natural and cultural heritage and related infrastructure.
The project envisages reconstruction of a road providing access to nature protected areas "Momina Skala" and "Black Rock" in the town of Madzharovo and a tourist cultural exposition centre in the town of Alpullu will be build. Exposition "Nature of Thrace" will be organized where the participants will learn about the rich natural and cultural-historical heritage of the two cross-border municipalities. Expedition tours will inform the representatives of travel agencies about the opportunities for cultural, historical and ecotourism.
As a result of the implementation of the project, the access to natural and tourist sites will be improved and the services of tourist sites will be presented in an attractive and competitive way.


Leading partner
Municipality of Madzharovo, Bulgaria
Municipality of Alpullu, Turkey