Project

Project SYTHER is about creating a tourist attraction of high quality and spanning on a large scale. The route is spanning on two cross-border mountains (Sakar and Strandja) and passes by more than 25 settlements with around 100 000 inhabitants alltogether. The total length of the tourist route is planned to exceed more than 190 kilometers, equally divided between Bulgarian and Turkish border territories. The Project will have a strong cross-border impact, because the stakeholders from the both sides of the border will unite their effords to create a joint tourist product. The tourists spendings in the region should improve the local economies,the tourist flow increase the cultural exchange and will contribute to the socialization of the local communities. Increasing of the tourists number will result in a demand for products and services from the tourist industries of the two countries, and will be create opportunities for benefit for the food and beverages producers, suppliers, tourist agents, unemployed people, etc. Finally, the eco-firendly activities from the both sides of the border should result in increased awarenes of the Bulgarian and Turkish population for protecting the environment.

The present project fully corresponds to the programme strategy for solving the issues of the cross-border regions, arising from their peripheral localization and economic isolation. The project is fully complied with the results of the SWOT analysis of the programme strategy, taking into account the strengths of the region and the use of it’s potential. The project activities are directly oriented towards the achievement of the aims of priority axis 1: Sustainable social and economic development, and the key area of intervention 1.2: Economy Competitiveness increasing.  The project goals and planned activities aim at the development, diversification and encouragement of the sustainable tourism inthe region. The achieved length of 190 km route of SYTHER with 6 hiking stages, 3 water stages and 3 cycling stages will promote the cross-border zone as a unique tourist destination.

Project objectives

The overall goal of the project is, through building and popularization of a concrete tourist route located in the mountains Strandja and Sakar, to develop deversify and strenghten the sustainable tourism in the region, and to show it’s specific touristic value on the basis of the nature’s potential and the cultural and historical herritage. This main objective will be achieved by the settled specific objectives.

1. Valorization of the region’s tourist resources is a specific goal, which will icrease the attractiveness of the SYTHER route
2. Developing an adequate technico-economic project of the tourist route and it’s implementation will raise the quality of the route from the perspectives of tourists safety, comfort and awareness
3. A trilingual web page, containing information about the route, local branch firms and organizations and links to themed websites will result in popularization of the SYTHER route, and will be an easy way for the potential tourists to find an adequate service, information, or help.

 

Project title Sakar-Yildiz Trans-European Hiking Route
Lead Partner (name/country) Tourist Association “Vishegrad”/Bulgaria
Partners DAYKO – Foundation of protection of natural life
Priority axis 1. Sustainable social and economic development
Area of intervention 1.2 Economy competitiveness increasing
Duration (in months) 12 months
Total budget (in €) 113 856,20 EURO

 

Project Objectives Overall objective: Development, diversification and encouragement of the sustainable tourism in the region, by means of using the potential of the common natural heritage and advertising the cross-border area as a specific tourist destination.

Specific objectives:

1. To describe and valorise the natural resources along the hiking tourist route Strandja-Sakar

2. To develop detailed technico-economic project of the tourist route, pursuant to the national legislations of Republic of Bulgaria and Republic of Turkey

3. To build an informational, facilitating and securing infrastructure along the route, according to the developed technico-economic project

4. To create and maintain a trilingual web page, containing basic information about:

·         The route and the sights along it

·         Local branch firms and organizations

·         Links to themed web pages

Project Activities 1. Gathering of project team and organizing an office

2. Forum to acquaint the public with the project goals and the goals of the CBC Programme, and introduction of the project partners

3. Desk research on the specifics of the tourist route

4. Terrain exploration along the route, with inventory and valorization of the natural resources

5. Development of detailed technico-economic project for the hiking route in compliance with the European and the national legislations of Republic of Bulgaria and Republic of Turkey

6. Activities for building the designed tourist infrastructure

7. Preparation and print of the trilingual tourist route guide

8. Joint hiking along the cross-border tourist route with final forum

9. Creation of trilingual web page with information for the route

10. Activities for publicity and popularization of the project

Project Results 1. Local communities, well informed about the strategies and goals of the CBC Programme, and the activities and mission of the project

2. A report, based on the results of the desk research and the terrain exploration (trilingual)

3. A technico-economic project for tracing tourist routes, made in accordance with the Eurpean and the national legislations of Republic of Bulgaria and Republic of Turkey

4. Specialized infrastructure along the tourist route Strandja-Sakar built

5. Joint tourist event along the built route with representatives from the project parties realized

6. A final forum with presentation of the project results conducted

7. An informational web page on three languages about the route and the crossing area created

8. Promotional items and products, popularizing the project made

9. Issued trilingual tourist route guide

Target Groups 1. Young people and students, who are actively engaged in tourism

2. Sports, tourist and youth clubs from the two sides of the border

3. Persons practicing ecotourism in the CBR Bulgaria-Turkey

4. Tour operators who organize hiking events and trips in the CBR Bulgaria-Turkey

 

Contact

Dayko

İstanbul Ofis : Bağdat Cad. No 111 / 25 Küçükyalı Maltepe – İstanbul (0216 417 7690 )
Kırklareli Ofis : Karaomur Cad. No. 34 Coştur İş Merkezi K-3 D.10 Kırklareli
Demirköy Ofis: Orhaniye Mah. Kırklareli Cad. No:54 Demirköy /Kırklareli (0288 681 6383)
email : dayko@dayko.org.tr
web : http://dayko.org.tr/

за проекта

Заглавие на проекта Странджа-Сакар трансевропейски туристически маршрут
Водещ Пратньор

(Име/Страна)

Туристическо дружество „Вишеград”/България
Партньори  DAYKO – Фондация за опазване на природата
Приоритетна Ос 1. Устойчиво социално и икономическо развитие
Област на интервенция 1.2. Повишаване на конкурентоспособността на икономиката
Продължителност

(в месеци)

12 месеца
Общ бюджет (в €) 113 856,20 ЕВРО
Цели на проекта Главна цел:Развитие, разнообразяване и насърчаване устойчивия туризъм в района, посредством използване потенциала на общото природно наследство и рекламиране на трансграничната зона като специфична туристическа дестинация.

Характерни цели:

1. Да се опишат и валоризират природните ресурси по пешеходен туристически маршрут Странджа-Сакар

2. Да се разработи подробен технико-икономически проект на туристическия маршрут, съгласно националните законодателства на Република България и Република Турция

3. Да се изгради инфраструктура, целяща информирането,  улесняването и обезопасяването на маршрута в съответствие с разработения технико-икономически проект

4. Да се създаде и да се поддържа триезична интернет страница съдържаща основна информация за:

·         Маршрута и обектите за посещаване по него

·         Местни браншови фирми и организации

·         Връзки към сайтове по тематиката

Дейности на проекта 1. Формиране на екип на проекта и организиране на офис

2. Форум за запознаване на обществеността с целите на проекта и програмата ТГС, и представяне на партниращите страни по проекта

3. Кабинетно проучване на спецификите на туристическия маршрут

4.Теренно проучване по маршрута, с опис и валоризация на природните ресурси

5. Разработване на подробен технико-икономически проект на пешеходния маршрут в съответствие с Европейското и националните законодателства на Република България и Република Турция

6. Дейности по изграждане на проектната туристическа инфраструктура

7. Изготвяне и отпечетване на триезичен пътеводител на туристическия маршрут

8. Съвместно преминаване на изградения трансграничен туристически маршрут със заключителен форум

9. Създаване на триезична информационна интернет страница за маршрута

10. Дейности за обществена информираност и популялизиране на проекта

Резултати от проекта 1. Добре информирани местни общности за стратегията и  целите на програмата ТГС, и дейностите и мисията на проекта

2. Изготвен доклад на базата на резултатите от кабинетното и теренното проучване (триезичен)

3. Изготвен технико-икономически проект за трасиране на туристически маршрути в съответствие с Европейското и националните законодателства на Република България и Република Турция

4. Изградена специализирана инфраструктура по туристически маршрут Странджа-Сакар

5. Осъществена съвместна туристическа проява по изградения маршрут с представители на партньорите по проекта

6. Проведен заключителен форум с представяне на резултатите от проекта

7. Създадена информационна интернет страница на три езика за маршрута и района през който минава

8. Изработени промоционални материали и продукти популяризиращи проекта

9. Издаден триезичен пътеводител на туристическия маршрут

Целеви групи 1. Младежи и учащи, занимаващи се активно с туризъм

2. Спортни, туристически и младежки клубове от двете страни на границата;

3. Лица, практикуващи еко-туризъм в ТГР България-Турция

4. Туристически оператори, организиращи пешеходни туристически прояви и екскурзии в ТГР

Doc’s

You can use the links below to access Docs

Dokümanlara ulaşmak için aşağıdaki linkleri kullanabilirsiniz

Можете да използвате следните връзки за допълнителни документи

Trilingual Guide Book

Desk Research

Brochure

SYTHER video

Technico-econonic project

About the project

Project SYTHER is about creating a tourist attraction of high quality and spanning on a large scale. The route is spanning on two cross-border mountains (Sakar and Strandja) and passes by more than 25 settlements with around 100 000 inhabitants alltogether. The total length of the tourist route is planned to exceed more than 190 kilometers, equally divided between Bulgarian and Turkish border territories. The Project will have a strong cross-border impact, because the stakeholders from the both sides of the border will unite their effords to create a joint tourist product. The tourists spendings in the region should improve the local economies,the tourist flow increase the cultural exchange and will contribute to the socialization of the local communities. Increasing of the tourists number will result in a demand for products and services from the tourist industries of the two countries, and will be create opportunities for benefit for the food and beverages producers, suppliers, tourist agents, unemployed people, etc. Finally, the eco-firendly activities from the both sides of the border should result in increased awarenes of the Bulgarian and Turkish population for protecting the environment.

The present project fully corresponds to the programme strategy for solving the issues of the cross-border regions, arising from their peripheral localization and economic isolation. The project is fully complied with the results of the SWOT analysis of the programme strategy, taking into account the strengths of the region and the use of it’s potential. The project activities are directly oriented towards the achievement of the aims of priority axis 1: Sustainable social and economic development, and the key area of intervention 1.2: Economy Competitiveness increasing.  The project goals and planned activities aim at the development, diversification and encouragement of the sustainable tourism inthe region. The achieved length of 190 km route of SYTHER with 6 hiking stages, 3 water stages and 3 cycling stages will promote the cross-border zone as a unique tourist destination.

Project objectives

The overall goal of the project is, through building and popularization of a concrete tourist route located in the mountains Strandja and Sakar, to develop deversify and strenghten the sustainable tourism in the region, and to show it’s specific touristic value on the basis of the nature’s potential and the cultural and historical herritage. This main objective will be achieved by the settled specific objectives.

1. Valorization of the region’s tourist resources is a specific goal, which will icrease the attractiveness of the SYTHER route
2. Developing an adequate technico-economic project of the tourist route and it’s implementation will raise the quality of the route from the perspectives of tourists safety, comfort and awareness
3. A trilingual web page, containing information about the route, local branch firms and organizations and links to themed websites will result in popularization of the SYTHER route, and will be an easy way for the potential tourists to find an adequate service, information, or help.

 

Project title Sakar-Yildiz Trans-European Hiking Route
Lead Partner (name/country) Tourist Association “Vishegrad”/Bulgaria
Partners DAYKO – Foundation of protection of natural life
Priority axis 1. Sustainable social and economic development
Area of intervention 1.2 Economy competitiveness increasing
Duration (in months) 12 months
Total budget (in €) 113 856,20 EURO

 

Project Objectives Overall objective: Development, diversification and encouragement of the sustainable tourism in the region, by means of using the potential of the common natural heritage and advertising the cross-border area as a specific tourist destination.

Specific objectives:

1. To describe and valorise the natural resources along the hiking tourist route Strandja-Sakar

2. To develop detailed technico-economic project of the tourist route, pursuant to the national legislations of Republic of Bulgaria and Republic of Turkey

3. To build an informational, facilitating and securing infrastructure along the route, according to the developed technico-economic project

4. To create and maintain a trilingual web page, containing basic information about:

·         The route and the sights along it

·         Local branch firms and organizations

·         Links to themed web pages

Project Activities 1. Gathering of project team and organizing an office

2. Forum to acquaint the public with the project goals and the goals of the CBC Programme, and introduction of the project partners

3. Desk research on the specifics of the tourist route

4. Terrain exploration along the route, with inventory and valorization of the natural resources

5. Development of detailed technico-economic project for the hiking route in compliance with the European and the national legislations of Republic of Bulgaria and Republic of Turkey

6. Activities for building the designed tourist infrastructure

7. Preparation and print of the trilingual tourist route guide

8. Joint hiking along the cross-border tourist route with final forum

9. Creation of trilingual web page with information for the route

10. Activities for publicity and popularization of the project

Project Results 1. Local communities, well informed about the strategies and goals of the CBC Programme, and the activities and mission of the project

2. A report, based on the results of the desk research and the terrain exploration (trilingual)

3. A technico-economic project for tracing tourist routes, made in accordance with the Eurpean and the national legislations of Republic of Bulgaria and Republic of Turkey

4. Specialized infrastructure along the tourist route Strandja-Sakar built

5. Joint tourist event along the built route with representatives from the project parties realized

6. A final forum with presentation of the project results conducted

7. An informational web page on three languages about the route and the crossing area created

8. Promotional items and products, popularizing the project made

9. Issued trilingual tourist route guide

Target Groups 1. Young people and students, who are actively engaged in tourism

2. Sports, tourist and youth clubs from the two sides of the border

3. Persons practicing ecotourism in the CBR Bulgaria-Turkey

4. Tour operators who organize hiking events and trips in the CBR Bulgaria-Turkey

 

Photos

Proje Hakkında

SYTHER Projesi Nedir?

SYTHER- projenin İngilizce isminin kısaltılmışıdır. Proje Avrupa Birliği IPA Sınır ötesi İşbirliği programı tarafından fonlanmaktadır. Proje, Bulgar ve Türk ortaklarca yürütülmekte olup proje süresi 12 aydır ve toplam bütçesi 108803,28 eurodur.

Proje iki ortak tarafından yürütülmektedir. Bulgar ortak ve aynı zamanda lider ortak olan ‘Vishegrad’ Turizm Tanıtma Derneği ve Türk partner DAYKO-Doğal Yaşamı Koruma Vakfı’dır.

Projenin Amaçları

Temel amaç: Ortak kültür mirası potansiyelini kullanarak ve sınır ötesi bölgeyi özel bir turist destinasyonu olarak tanıtarak bölgede sürdürülebilir turizmin gelişimi, yatırımı ve teşvikinin sağlanması.

Spesifik amaçlar:

  1. Istranca – Sakar turistik yürüyüş yolundaki doğal kaynakların belirlenmesi ve değerlerinin saptanması
  2. Türkiye Cumhuriyeti ve Bulgaristan Cumhuriyeti’nin ulusal kanunlarına uygun olan, teknik ve ekonomik olarak detaylı bir turistik rota projesinin geliştirilmesi
  3. Geliştirilmiş olan teknik ve ekonomik projeye göre, bilgilendirici, kolaylaştırıcı ve güvenli bir altyapının inşa edilmesi
  4. Aşağıdaki bilgileri içeren bir internet sitesinin 3 dilde oluşturulması ve korunması

Konulu internet sitelerine linkler

Proje Faaliyetleri

  1. Proje ekibinin toplanması ve organizasyonun yönetilmesi için ofisin belirlenmesi
  2. Halka projenin ve Sınırötesi İşbirliği Programının hedeflerinin ve proje ortaklarının tanıtılması amacıyla bir forumun düzenlenmesi
  3. Turist rotasının özellikleri ile ilgili masa başı araştırması
  4. Rota çevresindeki doğal kaynakların kaydını tutarak ve değerlerini saptayarak alanın keşfinin yapılması
  5. Avrupa kanunlarına ve Türkiye Cumhuriyeti ve Bulgaristan Cumhuriyeti’nin ulusal kanunlarına uygun olarak detaylı bir turistik rota projesinin geliştirilmesi
  6. Tasarlanmış olan turist altyapısının inşası için gerekli aktivitelerin yapılması
  7. 3 dilde turist rotası rehberinin hazırlanması ve basılması
  8. Final forumuyla birlikte sınır ötesi turist rotasında ortak yürüyüş
  9. Rota bilgisini içeren 3 dilde internet sitesinin oluşturulması
  10. Projenin tanıtımı ve yaygınlaştırılması için aktivitelerin yapılması

Hedef Kitle

  1. Aktif olarak turizmle ilgilenen gençler ve öğrenciler
  2. Sınırın iki tarafındaki spor, turist ve gençlik kulüpleri
  3. Bulgaristan-Türkiye sınır ötesi bölgede ekoturizm faaliyetleri yapan kişiler
  4. Bulgaristan-Türkiye sınır ötesi bölgede yürüyüş etkinlikleri ve geziler düzenleyen tur operatörleri

About us

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DAYKO is a Non-Governmental Organization working in the field of wildlife and environmental protection. The aim of the foundation is enabling the sustainability of natural resources, raising awareness within the region about wildlife and natural resources, raising the welfare of citizens by actively encouraging their involvement in various environmental projects.DAYKO’s prior mission is the sustainable use and management of natural resources, drawing attention to priority areas for them to gain protected status and helping in the transfer of the ecosystems contained by natural habitats to future generations. “DAYKO” is a Non-Governmental Organization working in the field of wildlife and environmental protection. The aim of the foundation is enabling the sustainability of natural resources, raising awareness within the region about wildlife and natural resources, raising the welfare of citizens by actively encouraging their involvement in various environmental projects.”DAYKO”’s primal mission is the sustainable use and management of natural resources, drawing attention to priority areas for them to gain protected status and helping in the transfer of the ecosystems contained by natural habitats to future generations. “DAYKO” conducted 3 project funded by IPA Cross border Cooperation Programme and 1 project funded by Black Sea region programme. One of the project funded under the 2nd Call of Proposals under the CBC BG TR Programme is “Food as a Mutual Cultural Heritage in Thrace Region-Food_M.C.H.Tht”; the other project is” Istranca Region Protection for Sustainable Development-IRPSD” (implemented with the same partnership as the current proposal – Ëurope and We”Association) and the third one is “Sakar-Yildiz Trans-European Hiking Route-SYTHER” funded by the 3rd Call of Proposals under CBC BG TR Programme (ongoing). DAYKO also implemented “Integrated Coastal Zone Management” project funded by CBC Black Sea Basin Programme. All projects (except the last project ) have been successfully implemented with very good execution rate and certified by the Managing authority. “DAYKO” has strong background and potential in ETC and environmental protection actions, has high qualified and experienced personnel, and very good technical and financial capacity.

For more information please check Dayko webpage

Dayko – Doğal Yaşamı Koruma Vakfı’nın sitesinden daha fazla bilgiye ulaşabilirsiniz.

Project Team

Dayko Project Coordinator, Hiking Experts, Project Partner Team, Voluneers

Project Partner

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Tourist Association “Vishegrad” – Topolovgrad was established at the end of 2008. The organization is actively working on the tourism development and promotion both locally – on the territory of Topolovgrad municipality and regionally – in Bulgaria and the neighbouring countries. Every year the association is fulfiling an events schedule, which includes numerous trips to natural, cultural and historical sights – mountains, nature parks, museums, cities, seaside resorts, etc. Every year the Association organises two week educational summer camps for young people on the territory of Sakar mountain. The annual Assoiation’s schedule includes events for memorial of the traditional holidays and customs, including workshops, trips and celebrations; participation in initiatives for the protection and preservation of the environmental and cultural herritage – such as cleaning the forests and the monuments from trash, planting trees, informing about fire and waste managemt in the nature, etc. The organization has established contacts and partnerships with different organizations from Bulgaria and several European counries. It regularly takes place in different tourism and environmental conferences, forums, meetings and exhibitions conducted from government structures, NGOs and private companies locally and internationally. Among the members of the organization are school and university teachers, sholars, geologists, historians, lawyers, company owners, etc.

 

Туристическо Дружество „Вишеград“ – Тополовград е основано в края на 2008 г. Организацията активно работи за развитието и промотирането на туризма както на местно ниво – на територията на община Тополовград, така и на регионално – в Република България и съседните й страни. Ежегодно дружеството организира и участва в различни събития, включително екскурзии до природни, културни и исторически забележителности – планини, природни паркове, музеи, градове, морски курорти и др. Всяка година дружеството организира двуседмични образователни летни лагери за младежи на територията на Сакар планина. Годишният график на ТД „Вишеград“  включва събития свързани с традиционни български празници и обичаи, семинари, екскурии и чествания. Дружеството взема участие в инициативи за опазване на природното и културното наследство на България –  почистване на горите и паметниците от отпадъци, засаждане на дървета, информира за възникнали пожари и сметища сред природата, и др. Организацията е установила контакти и създала партньорства с други  организации от България и от няколко европейски държави. Редовно партнира в различни конференции, форуми, срещи и изложения в областта на туризма и околната среда, провеждани от правителствени структури, неправителствени организации и частни компании на местно и международно ниво. Сред членовете на организацията са преподаватели, учени, геолози, историци, адвокати, предприемачи и други.

For more information please check facebook page.

 

 

Trail

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Doğal Yaşamı Koruma Vakfı ve Vishegrad Türizm Derneğinin yürütmekte olduğu Avrupa Birliği Bulgaristan-Türkiye IPA Sınır Ötesi Programı Sakar-Yildız Trans-European Hiking Route” adlı projede yapılan forum sırasındaki katılımcılar ile oluşturulan taslak rota üzerinden gönüllü arkadaşların katılımı ile yürünerek işaretlenen rotanın Türkiye’ de 219 km, Bulgaristan’ da 100 km nin tamamı işaretlenmiş ve gps kayıtları alınmıştır.

Rotaya linkten ulaşabilirsiniz.

SYTHER route is spanning on two cross-border mountains (Sakar and Strandja) and passes by more than 25 settlements with around 100 000 inhabitants alltogether. The tourist route is planned to at the forum and it is marked by a group of  volunteers, with one guide, one medical person, and one expert. Resupplied posts on two-day walking distance  along the route are going to be settled. Each group made the transition from 10 days 9 nights, valorisation of tourist resources, collection of photographs, documenting the information.

Turkish side of the trail is 219 km, Bulgarian side of the trail is 100 km marked and signed. You can use the link to download gps file.

Фондация опазване на дивата природа и Вишеград туризъм Европейския съюз се провежда по асоцииране България-Турция по ИПП Програма за трансгранично Sakara-Star Трансевропейската туристически маршрут “по време на форум, проведен в правене на проекти от проекта за маршрута, създаден от подножието на участниците, когато с участието на доброволци приятели маркиран маршрут в Турция 219 км, България 100 km и маркирани са взети всички записи на GPS.

Моля, кликнете върху маршрута на линкове