Roads to the heritage

Project code:CB005.2.21.092
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:454547.85 €
Project EU co-financing rate:85.00 %
Project start date:25.09.2020
Project end date:25.09.2022
Project intervention field:094 Protection, development and promotion of public cultural and heritage assets
Project summary:

The aim of the project is to strengthen cross-border cooperation between the Municipality of Tsarevo and the Special Administration Kirklareli in the field of sustainable tourism development in Tsarevo and Kirklareli from the point of view of cultural and natural tourism by increasing their attractiveness by improving access to cultural and historical sites "Stara Melnitsa". "and" Temple "in Vsialiko neighborhood, Tsarevo and improving access to Dupnitsa cave, part of Kirklareli's natural heritage.
The main activities of the project are construction works in Tsarevo and Kirklareli. After their completion, a final meeting will be organized in Tsarevo and a happening at the Dupnitsa cave.
As a result of the project implementation it is expected to improve the socio-economic condition of the two municipalities by extending the tourist season and increasing the number of tourists visiting the region, as well as to increase their length of stay, which will increase revenues. from tourism and investment and employment opportunities.


Leading partner
Tsarevo Municipality
Kırklareli Special Provincial Administration