Revival of timeless symbols of Dojran and Nevestino

Project code:CB006.2.21.108
Project call:CB006.2
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:499477.11 €
Project EU co-financing rate:85.00 %
Project start date:12.08.2019
Project end date:11.08.2021
Project intervention field:094 Protection, development and promotion of public cultural and heritage assets
Project summary:

The current project addresses to the main virtue and benefits of both regions, conservation, restoration and reconstruction of the cultural and historical monuments – Clock Tower and Turkish bath in Dojran. Improvement of walking paths for access to cultural and historical tourism sites, rehabilitation and conservation of Kadin Bridge in Nevestino. Promotion of tourism and preparation of a promotional films for the cultural and historical heritage of Dojran and Nevestino. Organization of art plеin-air in Nevestino and “set up our clocks” - a cross border folklore fair. Renovated cultural sites will bring benefits for target group of visitors, which will gain an unusual experience being in both regions, but also for local population, which as final beneficiaries will get bigger options for starting (or continuing in case of existing) small business related to tourism products and services.


Leading partner
Municipality of Dojran, South-east Region
South-east region
Municipality of Nevestino, Kyustendil