Mokra Gora Mountain - Undiscovered Pearl on the Via Dinarica Trail

Project start: 11.2018. - Project end: 05.2019. FinishedProject
Logo_Inter_02.jpg Institute for Territorial Economic Development (InTER) launched a regional project "Mokra Gora Mountain - Undiscovered Pearl on the Via Dinarica Trail", which will gather representatives of municipalities, local tourist organisations, hiking and sports clubs, tourist agencies and non-governmental organizations from municipalities that share this mountain: Rozaje, Pec, Istok, Zubin Potok and Tutin. The project aims to establish cooperation between municipal officials, tourism industry and local communities in order to work together on tourism development and the promotion of Mokra Gora mountain as a unique tourist destination that provides attractive content for active holidays.

In cooperation with the partners from these municipalities, InTER will work on the establishment of a new route of the Via Dinarica hiking trail from Prokletije and Hajla across Mokra Gora to the top of Berim, its most eastern part. In addition, the project will support the creation and promotion of tourism products, which will represent a unique multicultural experience in the beautiful natural setting of Mokra Gora mountain, also known as the "Beauty of the Balkans". A significant part of the project will be related to the establishment of cooperation between local communities, which will contribute to overall economic development and regional cooperation in this part of the Balkans.


The project "Mokra Gora Mountatin - Undiscovered Pearl on the Via Dinarica trail" will last until the end of May next year and it is implemented within the donation awarded in the project "Tourism Development and Promotion" financed by the European Union and implemented by the Regional Cooperation Council based in Sarajevo.

THE PROJECT OUTLINE

Project title: Mokra Gora Mt.  - Undiscovered Pearl of Via Dinarica Trail

Financed by a grant awarded within the Tourism Development and Promotion Project financed by the European Union and implemented by the Regional Cooperation Council.

Implemented by Institute for Territorial Economic Development (InTER), in collaboration with the Municipality of Tutin, Sandzak Agency for Economic Development (SEDA), NGO Marimangat from Peja/Peć and Mountaineering Club “Ahmica” from Rožaje.

Location: Istog/k, Rožaje, Tutin, Peja/Peć and Zubin Potok

Duration: November 2018 - June 2019 (7 months)

Overall objective is to contribute to tourism growth and socio-economic cohesion trans-boundary area of Mokra Gora Mt., located between Montenegro, Kosovo* and Serbia.

Specific objective is to extend existing Via Dinarica trail with trans-boundary tourism products at Mokra Gora Mt.

Target groups: municipal officials, local tourist organisations, tourist providers, outdoor sports community, rural households, tourism journalists and bloggers, CSO activists and community groups.

*This designation is without prejudice to positions on status, and is in line with UNSCR 1244/1999 and the ICJ Opinion on the Kosovo declaration of independence.

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The project Mokra Gora – Undiscovered Pearl on the Via Dinarica Trail presented at the Media Centre in Belgrade

“Mokra Gora Mountain – Undiscovered Pearl on Via Dinarica Trail” successfully promoted in Istog/k

"Mokra Gora – Undiscovered Pearl on the Via Dinarica Trail” in Zubin Potok

"Mokra Gora – Undiscovered Pearl on the Via Dinarica Trail” presented in Pristina

Forum for active tourism development organised in Pec

Meeting with the Regional Cooperation Council

Forum for Tourism Development in Mokra Gora Mountain organised in Rozaje

Forum on Tourism Development in Mokra Gora organized in Istok

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Final press conference organised in Rožaje within the project "Mokra Gora - Undiscovered Pearl on the Via Dinarica trail"

5th Forum of the project “Mokra Gora Mountain – Undiscovered Pearl on Via Dinarica Trail”