Ministarstvo vanjskih i europskih poslova RH

Adriatic Provence

The Adriatic Provence is a project of rural tourism development in the Adriatic hinterland (hence the name), aimed at preserving the cultural heritage, creating the preconditions for demographic development and expanding cross-border cooperation. The project involves cooperation with the relevant counties and will be applied for financing through the Cohesion Fund, which should pave the way for attracting direct investments from the private sector. The realization of the project is being discussed with the European Investment Bank and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development.

The reconstruction of old stone houses in which homesteads would be organized, offering tourists gastronomic treats of indigenous ingredients prepared in the old-fashioned way and showing them how to make traditional meals or use the millstone. Less than 20 kilometres from the sea and the islands on the one side and mountains on the other, this area can attract tourists and travellers in both the summer and the winter