MINE TOUR - Active conservation and evaluation of the natural and cultural heritage of mines and mining
Project duration: 1. 9. 2018 – 28. 2. 2021
Programme: Cooperation program Interreg V-A Slovenia-Croatia 2014-2020
Lead partner: City of Labin (Croatia)
Partner countries: Slovenia and Croatia
MINE TOUR is dealing with the challenges of the unused tourist potential of the mining heritage in peripheral areas, especially the natural monument of the Sitarjevec mine in Litija and the cultural monument (Šoht) in Labin.
Improving the conservation of the mining heritage through revitalization, improving the experience and accessibility of two destinations with mining monuments.
Strengthening the sustainable tourism of the mining heritage by increasing stakeholder participation to improve management and to strengthen the promotion of the mining heritage at national and cross-border level.
Improving the capacity of tourism stakeholders by involving them in sustainable tourism and natural and cultural heritage. And also, by involving them in the training programme for the promotion of mining heritage within the program.
The Development Center of the Heart of Slovenia is responsible for the Work package C - activities of communication and dissemination within the project.