Public call for grants for less developed areas of Istria published

first_imgThe first measure encourages raising the quality and improvement of tourist events of regional importance that are primarily held outside the main tourist season, in several locations, ie places, municipalities of Istrian cities, and which primarily promote indigenous products, local performers, traditions, customs and values. The general goals of this program are the balanced development of Istria, the development of year-round tourism and strengthening the destination brand. The second measure co-finances the costs of arranging, equipping and marking bicycle, hiking, mountaineering, educational and other thematic trails, picnic areas, climbing areas, lookouts, caves, and other interesting places (point of interest), museums, themed houses, introduction of bike-share services, bike services, bike parks, and setting up bike counters in less developed tourist areas. Eligible applicants are local tourist boards and local self-government units, and the maximum amount of support is HRK 50.000. From this year, grants are awarded for the development of public tourism infrastructure and selective forms of tourism such as outdoor and active tourism, ie cycling, and cultural and eno-gastronomic tourism, and for projects that valorize indigenous values, Istrian tradition, culture and customs. . This measure co-finances only the costs of new activities that were not carried out in previous years of the event. Eligible applicants are local tourist boards, local governments, public institutions, crafts and companies, and the maximum amount of support is 80.000 kuna.center_img The Administrative Department for Tourism of the County of Istria has published a public call for grants under the framework Program to encourage tourism events, projects and products in less developed areas in tourism in 2019. Two measures are implemented through the program. It’s the first raising the quality of tourist events in less developed areas of Istria te development of tourist products and projects of special interest in less developed tourist areas of Istria. The deadline for submitting applications is February 25, 2019, and the text of the Public Invitation, All necessary information and application forms can be found HERElast_img

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