1.1 Promotion of local culture and history
Sokolka Municipality (Podlaskie Voivodeship, Poland)
Education, Sports and Tourism Departament Of Grodno City Executive (Grodno Oblast, Belarus)
Grodno District Unit of Social Organization Tourism-Sport National Association (Grodno Oblast, Belarus)
The project called " Tyzenhauz trail- creation of a tourism route to promote cultural and historical heritage of two cities: Sokolka Grodno", envisages the following joint activities: creation of a unique cross-border tourist product named "Tyzenhauz Trail"-the bike trail Sokolka-Grodno- total lenght of approx. 59 km., renavation of two historic buildings within the framework of the project. These buildings added to the registry of monuments will be earmarked for cultural, educational and tourism purposes;Tourist Information Point will be established in Sokolka and retrofitted in Grodno to provide comprehensive range of tourist services. Tourist infrastructure will be developed along the border area and a joint tourist offer will be created; additionally, it will increase citizen`s awareness of the potential of the area, which will turn in the interest in the region on both sides of the border, geing considered a tourist attraction. It will also create conditions fot the further development of tourist services.