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Tales of Culture, History and Nature

What’s the goal?

To encourage the preservation of natural resources and cultural traditions through the development of integrated tourist products as models for sustainable use of natural, historical and cultural heritage of the cross-border area.

What’s the budget?

1,097,962.10 euro, out of which 933,267.78 euro ERDF

Who is doing it?

Lead Beneficiary (LB): Videle Municipality

Beneficiary 2 (B2): Lyaskovets Municipality

When is it happening?

Start date: 12.09.2018

End date: 31.12.2022

Duration: 51 months and 20 days.

Where is it happening?

Veliko Tarnovo in Bulgaria

Teleorman in Romania

How is it going to happen?

  • Preserving, promoting and developing the historical, natural and cultural heritage;
  • Preparing and development of a joint strategy and management plan for tourist attraction;
  • Supporting the joint marketing and promotion of the cross border tourist product “Tales";
  • Development of a cross-border tourism network.

What will be the results (what’s the contribution to the Programme)?

Programme outputs:

-  1000 more visits to supported sites of cultural and natural heritage and attraction;

-  1 integrated tourism product/service created;

     - 1 common strategy, policy or management plan for valorizing (including raising awareness) the cultural and natural heritage through its restoration and promotion for sustainable economic uses;

Programme results: 1000 tourist overnights in the CBC region.

Project status

The project is under implementation with the following results reported so far:

Each partner signed contracts for project management and public procurement services.

Within the frame of Activity T1 “Development of a cross border tourist product based on local traditions, history, natural and cultural heritage”, the Tourist strategy development was finalised.

The foreseen IT application was developed: and on Google play (name: VideleTour). The application will be further promoted to tourism operators and during the main project festivals, foreseen to be organized.

Reconstruction of town park in Videle - two project sites, namely Lyaskovets Town Park – “Eco-zone for recreation, arts and sports in the town of Lyaskovets” and “Reconstruction of the open space and green park around the Community centre in the village of Kozarevets into a zone for creative attractions”, the status is presented below:

On behalf of the LB, an execution contract was signed in the end of August 2021, the works execution of the modernization of the Town Park Videle is currently ongoing, the Start Order for works execution was commenced on 18.10.2021. Works have been suspended starting with 23.12.2021 and restarted again on 02.03.2022. In the period since the issuing of the commencement order until the request for suspension in December 2021, LED Screen has been purchased, its mounting installation. Also, for the gazebo, concrete foundations were performed, as well as armouring works.

On behalf of B2, following relatively good progress, the works execution within both investment sites, namely “Eco-zone for recreation, arts and sports in the town of Lyaskovets” and “Reconstruction of the open space and green park around the Community centre in the village of Kozarevets into a zone for creative attractions” was finalized in December 2020.

Furthermore, B2 signed two service contracts in November 2020 for organisation of events and for marketing and promotion of events and festivals and LB for organization of events in the end of January 2022.


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