Following a public call for applications for grants under the Cyclotourism Development Program on the Continent in 2021, the Ministry of Tourism and Sports issued a Decision on project selection and grants, which will co-finance a total of 14 projects worth 4 million kuna .
The decision allocated funds to Bjelovar-Bilogora, Brod-Posavina, Karlovac, Koprivnica-Križevci, Krapina-Zagorje, Lika-Senj, Međimurje, Osijek-Baranja, Požega-Slavonia, Sisak-Moslavina, Varaždin, Virovitica-Podravina and Podravina Zagreb County.
"Cyclotourism has a particularly important role in the development of continental tourism, which ultimately contributes to a more balanced tourist development of our country, extending the tourist season and positioning Croatia as a destination with a diverse, rich and year-round tourist offer.", Said the Minister of Tourism and Sports Nikolina Brnjac.
During 2017, 2018 and 2019, the Ministry of Tourism and Sports co-financed 42 public tourism infrastructure projects in the function of cyclotourism development on the continent (14 counties) in the amount of HRK 14.763.800.
The final decision on the selection of projects and grants under the Cyclotourism Development Program on the Continent in 2021 is available on the official website of the Ministry of Tourism and Sports here.
Also, the Ministry made decisions on co-financing projects of professional associations in tourism and / or catering as well as to co-finance the organization major sporting events in 2021. years.
Photo: Davor Rostuhar / Source: CNTB