Transdanube.Pearls Transdanube.Pearls - Network for Sustainable Mobility along the Danube

The Danube region is one of the most promising tourism destinations in Europe. Most of the trips to and within the Danube region are carried out by car, causing negative impacts to the environment and the inhabitants. The project Transdanube.Pearls aims at addressing these challenges by developing socially fair, economically viable, environmentally friendly and health promoting mobility services for the visitors of the Danube region.

Project Goals:

The central element of the project is the establishment of a network of destinations (“Transdanube.Pearls”) committed to sustainable mobility for tourists and inhabitants along the Danube which will support cooperation between different stakeholders from the transport and the tourism sector. This network will increase the visibility of the participating destinations offering their visitors the unique possibility to travel the Danube with sustainable means of transport. The network of destinations aims at:

  • Offering visitors the possibility to reach the Pearls without private car by better combining existing mobility services
  • Allowing visitors to travel the Pearl with new and improved sustainable means of transport developed and tested in the project
  • Providing the visitors with a sustainable option to travel to the next Pearl (or home)
  • Providing user-friendly and easy accessible information on existing sustainable mobility services and tourism offers 
  • Empowering local and regional stakeholders to bring forward the concept of sustainable mobility in tourism beyond project lifetime

Further Project Outputs:

  • Development of integrated sustainable mobility services and improvement of possibilities to travel along the Danube with different means of transportation (e.g. train, bus, bike, ship), especially on the last mile
  • Trainings for local and regional stakeholders provide the opportunity to develop further sustainable mobility services
  • Provision of user-friendly and easy accessible information on existing travel and sustainable mobility services through the development of transnational web platforms and the establishment of regional mobility centers along the Danube as “one-stop-shops”
  • Provision of attractive travel packages for visitors travelling along the Danube

Feel free to check the homepage of our previous project “Transdanube”: http://transdanube.eu/

Video produced by Nóra (IVY Reporter) who joined the travel team on the Assessment Tour in Hungary in August 2018:
Transdanube.Pearls - Interreg Reporter Project Interview

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Transdanube.Pearls - Network for Sustainable Mobility along the Danube
Start date
01-01-2017
End date
30-06-2019
Budget in Euro
Overall: 2937908,99
ERDF Contribution: 2189017,49
IPA Contribution: 308205,14
ENI Contribution: 0
Call number
Call 1
Priority
Better connected and energy responsible Danube region
Specific objective
Support environmentally-friendly and safe transport systems and balanced accessibility of urban and rural areas

Library

Filename Date of upload
Guideline Transnational Mobility Tourism Product 29-01-2018 15:07:26
Guideline Mobility Information Centers 29-01-2018 15:06:50
Guideline Flexible Transport Systems 29-01-2018 15:06:21
Guideline Flexible Transport Systems 29-01-2018 15:06:19
Guideline Bike Carriage 29-01-2018 15:05:52
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Project Partners

Name Type Email Country
Environment Agency Austria Lead partner agnes.kurzweil@umweltbundesamt.at AUSTRIA
Danube Office Ulm/Neu-Ulm ERDF partner s.rihm@donaubuero.de GERMANY
WGD Danube Upper Austria Tourism Ltd. ERDF partner hinterdorfer@donauregion.at AUSTRIA
Regionalmanagement Burgenland Ltd. ERDF partner Martina.jauck@b-mobil.info AUSTRIA
Bratislava Self-Governing Region ERDF partner joana.holcikova@region-bsk.sk SLOVAKIA
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Project News

  • Transdanube.Pearls - Mobility Manager training organized in Szigetk√∂z
    - 21-04-2018
    Mobility Manager training organized in Szigetköz

    Mobility Management Training in Szigetköz On 19.04.2018 West Pannon Nonprofit Ltd. organized the training focusing on sustainable mobility management in the frame of the project Transdanube.Pearls. Seven local stakeholders (experts from the...

  • Transdanube.Pearls - Upper Austria organized second workshop on the SRTMP
    - 18-04-2018
    Upper Austria organized second workshop on the SRTMP

    Upper Austria organized the second workshop on the SRTMP On 17 April 2017, our project partner WGDOOE organized the second workshop on the development and implementation of the Sustainable Regional Tourism and Mobility Plan (SRTMP). About...

  • Transdanube.Pearls - Article on TDP published in a Magazine
    - 04-04-2018
    Article on TDP published in a Magazine

    In March 2018, an article about the project Transdanube.Pearls has been published in the magazin "Danube Connects". The article addresses the project objectives and goals, the choice of the right means of transport and the current lack of...

  • Transdanube.Pearls - Press Release on the fourth partner meeting in Vukovar
    - 04-04-2018
    Press Release on the fourth partner meeting in Vukovar

    Fourth partner meeting in Vukovar, Croatia held on 21-22 March  Altogether 40 partners mobility and tourism experts visited the city fo VUkovar in Croatia for the fourth partner meeting of the project Transdanube.Pearls. During the meeting on...

  • Transdanube.Pearls - Mobility Management Training in Vidin
    - 16-03-2018
    Mobility Management Training in Vidin

    Training on Mobility Management in Vidin On 13 March, the Regional Administration Vidin organized a training on mobility management under the project Transdanube.Pearls for experts from the transport and tourism sector in the regions’...

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Programme co-funded by European Union funds (ERDF, IPA, ENI)