Building partnership!


Building partnership!

ECOtourism in Kamenín and Héreg villages

  • AcronymEKOKH
  • Call IDSKHU/1601
  • Priority AxisProtecting natural and cultural heritage
  • Specific objective1.1 To increase the attractiveness of the border area
  • Registration No.SKHU/1601/1.1/225
  • Total Project budget359,316.89 €
  • Total ERDF awarded305,419.35 €
  • Project start date 1 January 2018
  • Project end date31 October 2019
  • Project statusClosed

To build ecotourism in small remote villages Héreg (HU) and Kamenín (SK) is a long distance running for both of the project partner. The aim of this project is to start a fruitful cooperation and develop the natural heritage sites in this two villages. This project will contribute to maintaining and promoting natural heritage – Naturpark Gerecse and Kamenínske slaniská. There is a LIFE+ project implemented in Kamenín. The activities of this project will test pilot actions to better capitalize this two regions cultural and natural heritage and to combine tourism with the promotion and protection of the regions natural and cultural heritage. Main objective of our project is development of small scale quality tourism linked to the local environmental or cultural features implementing following activities: 1. Ecotourism infrastructure in Kamenín (renewing of heritage of Roma nomandism by purchasing horses with chariot, creation of old rural character of the village by building haylofts for “mangalica” pigs and “szürkemarha” cows, shelters for eco-educational purposes, building new roof on existing tradition house, open air stage and other small – scale infrastructure) 2. Ecotourism infrastructure in Héreg (bringing life in the central eco-touristic building, small scale infrastructure) 3. Biodiversity support in Héreg (building of green fence naturally separating the industrial and inhabitat part of the village) 4. Cross-border cooperation of non-profits from the two regions from Slovakia and Hungary.


Lead Beneficiary / ERDF awarded

Obec Kamenín

Kamenín, Kamenín č. 641 943 57


130,710.35 €

Beneficiary 1 / ERDF awarded

Héreg Község Önkormányzata

Héreg, Fő út 84. 2832


174,709.00 €

Locations of investment


Kamenín č. 641, 943 57 Kamenín

Watching tower/Kilátó/Výhliadková veža


Fő út 134, Héreg


Project opening event and press conference - 2018/05/26

Hereby we cordially invite you to project opening event (2:30 PM) and press conference (2 PM) which will be held in Héreg (Hungary) on 26th May 2018. Events are open for public.

  • Location: 2832 Héreg Sportvendéglő 054/1, Sportpálya
  • Project acronym: EKOKH / ECOtourism in Kamenín and Héreg villages
  • Project registration number: SKHU/1601/1.1/225
  • Website: -
  • GPS coordinates: -
  • Event organized by: Héreg Község Önkormányzata
  • Contact person: Nieszner József
  • Phone number: +36 34 372665
  • E-mail address: polgarmesterhereg@t-online.hu
  • Language of event: Hungarian
  • Interpretation: yes
  • Registration is needed: no
  • SKHU/1601/1.1/225 (2)