Building infrastructure for sustainable development of tourism

Project code:CB006.1.21.207
Project call:CB006.1
Priority axis / Specific objective:2.1 Enhancing the tourism potential of the region through cooperation initiatives in better preservation and sustainable utilization of natural and cultural heritage
Type of project:Investment
Project duration in months:24
Project final contract amount:499026.38 €
Project EU co-financing rate:85.00 %
Project start date:17.10.2016
Project end date:16.10.2018
Project intervention field:075 Development and promotion of tourism services in or for SMEs
Project summary:

The main project results will be constructed water supply system in the Berovo municipality, reconstructed park infrastructure in Sandanski, generated know-how for increasing the quality of the local tourist services and exchange and partnership between the two municipalities.

The main goals of the project are two investment activities: One of them is water supply system in the tourist settlement “Berovo Lake” in Municipality of Berovo and reconstruction of two water localities in the park “St. Vrac” in Municipality of Sandanski. 
In Municipality of Berovo the project includes construction of water supply system for the entire tourist settlement that includes: wastewater plant, water reservoir and pumping station to supply the raw water from Berovo lake to the wastewater plant.
The realization of this project will provide generating knowledge to enhance the quality of tourism services and exchange of knowledge between the two border municipalities. Through the project will be designed mobile application for promotion tourist facilities and facilities in both municipalities and contemporary information Pink "pop up promotion" As part of the project activities are planned to be organized seminars to generate ideas for improvement of tourism services, information and communication activities.


Leading partner
Municipality of Berovo
East region
Municipality of Sandanski