News

  • The new Visitor Center of Rila NP was officially opened in Blagoevgrad
    On February 24, 2020, the Rila National Park Directorate opened officially its new Visitor and Information Center. It was built under the project BIO2CARE – Reinforcing Protected Areas Capacity through an Innovative Methodology for Sustainability which is financed by the Cooperation Programme Interreg V-A Greece – Bulgaria 2014 – 2020. The event was attended by … Read more
  • PTF finalized successfully a two-year Bulgarian-German project
    The project Tour Guides for Protected Territories in Bulgaria was finalized successfully at the end of 2019. It was implemented in partnership by the Pirin Tourism Forum and the German partners of Terolog GmbH and BTE Tourism and Regional Consulting (small consulting businesses). Funding was provided by the German Federal Environmental Foundation (DBU), and support … Read more
  • Strategic planning for cultural tourism in the cross-border area between Bulgaria and North Macedonia
    The Pirin Tourism Forum prepared a Cross-Border Strategy for Cultural Heritage – Friendly Environment in the cross-border region Bulgaria – North Macedonia. The document was commissioned by the Kyustendil Chamber of Commerce and Industry for the project CB006.2.23.044 – A Culture Heritage – Friendly Tourism in Cross-Border Region Bulgaria – Macedonia, co-funded by the EU … Read more