About the project

About the project

About the project

Outdoor In - Zubin Potok Tourism Development

OUTDOOR IN - Zubin Potok Tourism Development is a project with the goal to contribute to the improvement of business environment in the municipality of Zubin Potok by creating potentials for tourism development.

The project OUTDOOR IN has 5 components which include several activities.

The first component focuses on institutional capacity for development of tourism and it includes preparation of the Tourism Development Strategy, establishment of the local tourist association and the network of tourism service providers.

The second component deals with construction of tourism infrastructure, primarily construction of the beach and children's playground on the Lake Gazivode, construction of an artificial wall for free-climbing activities, marking of hiking and biking trails, tourist signposts and resting spots.

The third component focuses on advancement of service providing capacities in tourism, through trainings for free-climbing, paragliding, diving, windsurfing, cayaking, and first aid services. This component also includes management and marketing trainings for restaurant and hotel owners and other tourist workers in the territory of Zubin Potok.

The fourth component includes organisation of two international summer camps, two regional competitions in extreme sports and two winter hiking actions (one activity each year).

The fifth component includes promotion of tourist potentials of the Municipality of Zubin Potok through development of a tourist website, printing of promotional materials and studies about the tourist offer in Zubin Potok, as well as participation in two international tourism fairs.

The project started on March 1, 2013 and it will last for two years, until February 28, 2015. OUTDOOR IN is financed from EU IPA funds, and it is implemented by the Municipality of Zubin Potok in cooperation with InTER and NGO KRC.

All those interested to work in tourism are invited to visit the project's office in Zubin Potok and learn more about the project. Welcome!