Project no. and Name

Project Nr. LLI-199 "Travel smart - visit Lithuania and Latvia"

Title of the fund

European Regional Development Fund (ERDF)

Title of the program

Interreg V-A Latvia–Lithuania Cross Border Cooperation Programme 2014-2020

Implementation time

01/05/2017 – 30/04/2019

Project partners

Lead Partner:

Anyksciai Regional Park Directorate (Lithuania)


Project partners:

Birzai Regional Park Directorate (Lithuania)

Municipality of Ilukste (Latvia)

Jekabpils District Municipality (Latvia)

Krekenava Regional Park Directorate (Lithuania)

Salas County Municipality (Latvia)

Viesite County Municipality (Latvia)

Project goal

The aim of the project is to create harmonious development of tourism in Latvia and Lithuania in order to implement a project model that shows the potential of the region, which can usefully exploit significant results.

The project is aimed at preserving the natural and cultural heritage in Lithuania and Latvia as well as its application to the needs of tourists.


Within the framework of the project, a unified regional tourism route will be developed using innovative measures. One of the common results of the project is the development of a joint route interactive map featuring tourism objects located in each partner's territory.

Total project budget (EUR)

411 492,90

ERDF co-financing (EUR)

349 768,93

Total project budget for the Directorate of Biržai Regional Park (EUR)

43 804,60

ERDF co-financing (EUR)

37 233,91


The project is co-financed by Interreg V-A Latvia-Lithuania Cross Border Cooperation Programme 2014-2020.