Development of Cultural Tourism in the Municipality of Kythnos

Contract: Consulting and support services for the development of Cultural Tourism in the Municipality of Kythnos

Municipality of Kythnos

The object of the provided services is the promotion of Kythnos landscapes of high cultural value, such as the landscapes of Industrial, Archaeological, Agricultural, Architectural and Residential Heritage. The service was organized in three phases: the 1st concerned the evaluation of the cultural tourism potential, the 2nd concerned the recording of cultural and heritage resources through field research and participatory workshops with the involved local bodies as well as their mapping. During Phase 3 a Cultural Route was designed, which highlights Kythnos cultural landscapes through points – nodes. Finally, a plan for the promotion of the Cultural Route was developed and projects, actions and other interventions for its sustainable use were proposed as well as actions for the development of Cultural Tourism.