MOUNTAIN AND ELECTRIC BICYCLES FROM NOW ON OFFER IN PAPUK NATURE PARK THE GEO INFO CENTER IN VOĆIN IS OPENING WITHIN PP PAPUK Papuk is proud of its unusual natural beauty, which stands alongside the most beautiful areas in Croatia, as evidenced by the title of the first UNESCO geopark in Croatia. This is a year of great ascent for Papuk Nature Park and most importantly, the success of PP Papuk is reflected in all places that gravitate and touch the nature park. Slowly, but surely, the tourist economy is starting to move more and more, which is the most difficult step. Thus, on booking portals day by day you can see more and more offers of phenomenal villas and houses with swimming pools, which few would expect in this area. Along with Požega and Kutjevo, as well as many other cities bordering the Papuk Nature Park, we have an excellent rounded tourist content, which is located in Slavonia, among others. Already at the very beginning of 2019, she announced that this will be a year to remember in the Papuk Nature Park. Many years of systematic investment in the tourist infrastructure of the Papuk Nature Park is finally paying off through a significant increase in the number of visitors. Thus, the first 8 months of 2019 are more successful than the entire previous year. RELATED NEWS: THE GEO INFO CENTER IN VOĆIN IS OPENING WITHIN PP PAPUK As part of the project “Geopriče UNESCO geopark”, a Geo Info Center is being opened in Voćin, an investment worth about 40 million kuna, which covers over 800 square meters. The Geo Info Center, conceived as a starting point for introducing visitors to the characteristics of the Papuk Geopark and the nature protection system in general in the Republic of Croatia, essentially modernizes the geological, biological and cultural heritage of Papuk. More attached. But the excellent news was provided by Camp Dubište, which records an increase in the number of arrivals from even 86% compared to the same period in 2018, and the number of overnight stays increased by 80% compared to the previous year. Otherwise Camp resting place Duboka it opened last year, and this data proves to be a great move and content that Papuk chronically lacked. “Although the data on the increase in the number of visitors is really fascinating, we must emphasize that no success, not even this one of the Papuk Nature Park, happens overnight. This is the result of many years of systematic investment in the tourist infrastructure of the Nature Park, cooperation with the local community and finally the belief that even the smallest personal contribution can do a lot to make Papuk an unavoidable tourist destination on the map of this part of Europe. I would like to point out and thank the tourist boards of both counties from the area of the Nature Park who do not miss the opportunity to tirelessly promote our Park wherever the opportunity arises.Said Alen Jurenac, director of the Public Institution Papuk Nature Park. PP PAPUK INTRODUCES HOT AIR BALLOON FLIGHT IN ITS TOURIST OFFER Jankovac Forest Park never ceases to intrigue visitors, so it was visited by them until August this year 28 367, what is 44% more compared to the same period in 2018 when there were 19 649. Namely, it is about the number of individual tickets, and if the statistics include educational programs that the Papuk Nature Park has been implementing for many years, last year in August there were a total of about 25.000 visitors, while this year it is about 31.500 visitors.