Project Myth Park – A common cross-border tourist destination for the preservation, protection and promotion of mythical area heritage is financed under the INTERREG V–A Slovenia – Croatia programme. The project addresses the strengthening of sustainable tourism in the area of ​​the new cross-border myth park through the development of new tourism products based on package arrangements aimed at increasing attractiveness and improving the tourist offer. The project’s main objective is to actively preserve and enhance mythical landscape’s cultural heritage from the perspective of sustainable tourism in the territory of Mošćenička Draga and Hrpelje-Kozina municipalities. Common results of the project include increase of tourists’ visits to the new cross–border destination, innovative animation program in the Myth Park area and tourist products for sustainable use of heritage of the myth tradition. Target groups that will benefit from the project are tourists/visitors, local and regional authorities, local enterprises, non–profit organizations and other institutions.

Project start date: 01/09/2018

Project duration: 30 months

Project manager: Jelena Đurkin Badurina (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

Project partners: Municipality of Hrpelje - Kozina (leading partner, Slovenia), Municipality Mošćenička Draga (Croatia), University of Rijeka, Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality Management (Croatia), Higher Education Centre Sežana Ltd (Slovenia), University of Primorska (Slovenia) , Tourist Board of Mošćenička Draga, Arhej Ltd- archaeological research and other intellectual services (Slovenia).

Total eligible budget: 745 050,00 EUR
ERDF funds: 633 292,50 EUR