Beneficiary: Učka Nature Park Public institution
Location of project implementation: Primorje-Gorski Kotar County
Implementation time: 01.04.2014– 01.04.2021
Fund: European Regional Development Fund
Program: Competitiveness and Cohesion
Value of the project: HRK 38,541,982.09
Grant amount: HRK 32,760,684.77
Contribution of the Environmental Protection and Energy Efficiency Fund: HRK 3,449,711.97
Description of the project: The realization of the project will increase the attractivity and content diversity of the Učka Nature Park. Through the development of the infrastructure and program, the educational capacity of the Institution will be improved for visitors with the aim of raising their level of knowledge on the Park and on the need to protect natural and cultural values.
The central point of the project is the building of the Poklon Centre, realized through the reconstruction and conversion of the old farm building into a modern multi-purpose facility with interpretation, educational, tourist and administrative- management content.
Through the project, the realized park facilities will create the conditions for the creation of new jobs, will improve the tourist offer, will contribute to the extension of the tourist season and the overall socio-economic development of the destination.