COWBOYky town for a million EUR in Novomiska AH

A tourist town in the style of the cowboy Wild West, yet preserving the Ukrainian boyky’s authenticity, is planned to be built in the village of Hrabivnytsia of the Staryi Sambir Rayon in the Lviv Oblast.

According to Petro Kulyas, head of the Novomiska AH, which includes Hrabivnytsia, the local peasants plan to entertain tourists with horseback riding, travels in road carts, cowboy mini-train, excursions and cycling routes, as well as gastronomic tourism, as reported by Zaxid.net.

Pursuant to him, the entire amalgamated hromada will work on creating a new tourist brand that will combine elements of everyday life, traditions, and architecture of the local ethnic group of boyky with identical elements of the American cowboy culture.

http://decentralization.gov.ua/uploads/ckeditor/pictures/885/content_1456035_1508475.jpg

 

 

http://decentralization.gov.ua/uploads/ckeditor/pictures/886/content_1456035_1508473.jpg

The “COWBOYky: Ukrainian Wild West” project is being implemented within “Mayors for Economic Growth” Initiative. It was launched on 1 May and will last for three years. The project estimate is EUR 1 million, of which EUR 900 thousand are allocated by the European Union, and EUR 100 thousand come from the budget of the Novomiska AH. This money is planned to be spent on the provision of communications, project development and some tourism infrastructure facilities. Private investors will be attracted for the construction of hotels and restaurants.

A steam locomotive with two cars in a cowboy style, which will ride tourists from Sambir to Hrabivnytsia, will be the "highlight" of the project. A 50-kilometre journey on the steam train will last about two hours.

The full version is available in Ukrainian – please click HERE

Tags:

culture tourism

Область:

Львівська область

Громади:

Новоміська сільська об’єднана територіальна громада

Source:

Zaxid.net

Share the news:

Коментарі:

To add comment you should be authorized
Read more:
D534d4a318bc61529f0c3b8e498e55ec

20 August 2019

Успішним карпатський регіон зроблять не лише...

Політика розвитку гірських територій в Україні останні десятиліття була неефективною. Це помітно по економічним,...

38ada559d8d30af13f1e55a6508d8129

20 August 2019

Executive committees of councils and prefects...

Is it necessary to amend the Constitution to complete decentralisation? Why has not it been done yet? What are the...

9cd860408f2962f0aaebca55c9b12694

19 August 2019

More than 100 AHs may hold their first local...

By December, the first local elections should take place in amalgamated hromadas formed this year. This will allow...