I TESORI DELL'ADRIATICO (ADRIATIC SEA'S TREASURES)
It is a project approved and funded by the European Union which sees Venetian Villas & Castles as the national leader for the tourism development of the historic residences of the entire Adriatic Fund. The project was structured on a transnational basis that, in addition to the seven Italian Adriatic regions, it also involves the Ministries of Culture of Croatia, Albania, Serbia and Montenegro.
The Web portal http://www.tesoridelladriatico.com demonstrates the importance and representativeness of the project.
VENETIAN VILLAS AND THEIR TERRITORY
In the last four years, Veneto Region has entrusted “Venetian Villas & Castles” to plan two Local Marketing projects with the task of developing tourism in the weakest areas of the region, relying on Venetian Villas' attractiveness and the Association's experience. The results have been very positive because it has managed to create an effective link between tour-operators and the 74 municipalities involved – thus contributing to the creation of 63 new businesses related to tourism development.
THE LAND-SEA PROJECT
Veneto Region has also entrusted our Association to create four other projects involving the development of nautical tourism interwoven with the knowledge of the hinterland, through the creation of cultural routes (Villas and Castles) and food&wine itinerarie