Ne.T.Routes / Creating, Implementing and Promoting a Network of Thematic and Alternative Tourism and Developing Interpretive Routes

Acronym: Ne.T.Routes
Project title: Creating, Implementing and Promoting a Network of Thematic and Alternative Tourism and Developing Interpretive Routes
Priority axis: 2. Promotion and development of the environment and natural and cultural resources
Measure: 2.2 Promotion and protection of the natural and cultural heritage of the area
Overall Lead Partner &
Financial Lead Partner:
Development Agency Epirus SA
Financial Lead Partner 2: Institution of Prefect of Gjirokaster Region
Partners: Region of Epirus
Partner 4: MUNICIPALITY OF ZAGORI
Partner 5: MUNICIPALITY OF POGON
Budget: 459.388,39 € €
Description: The main objective of the project is to establish a part of the Region of Epirus in Greece close to the borders with Albania (Zagori, Konitsa and Pogoni) and the Region of Gjirokaster in Albania as one of the most important tourist destinations in Europe, by creating a stable Network of Thematic and Alternative Tourism (TATNetwork), which is based on the enhancement and promotion of high cultural and environmental heritage of the region with focus on the interpretation of potential tourism resources.The area of the project is the broad basin of Aoos river and its tributaries, Voidomatis, Sarantaporos and Drinos, which is shared in both countries. More specifically in the project will participate the Municipalities of Konitsa, Zagori and Pogoni on the Greek part and on the Albanian part the Municipalities of Petran, Lenxhuri and Pogon.
Project details:
Call No: 1st
Protocol No: 1222/ 24-03-11
Signature date of the Overall Contract: 20/08/2012
Signature date of the Grant Contract: 31/07/2012
Signature date of the subsidy contract:
Subsidy Code: A.1-2.2-13