1) Bear Conservation in Macedonia: Adventure in the Balkans

Leading up to AdventureNEXT Balkans, adventure travel industry professionals became "bear rangers" in one of Macedonia's national parks, participating in conservation efforts for the forest ecosystem while keeping an eye out for endemic wildlife.

NOTE - This pilot product cluster will be promoted at the Adventure Travel World Summit in September.

2) Cycling the Via Balkanica: Adventure in the Balkans

Leading up to AdventureNEXT Balkans, Dubrovnik Viator and Green Visions took adventurous cyclists on a 500-kilometer road biking journey through Croatia, Montenegro, Albania and Macedonia.

NOTE - The Via Dinaric (cycling was part of this route) will also be promoted at th Adventure Travel World Summit in September.

3) Diving in Lake Ohrid: Adventure in the Balkans

Leading up to AdventureNEXT Balkans, Balojani DMC took a group of adventure travelers on a dive into Macedonia's Lake Ohrid for a close-up look at natural and archaeological treasure.

4) Untold Kosovo: Adventure in the Balkans

Leading up to AdventureNEXT Balkans, Airtour & Balkan Outdoor Experience shared the untold story of Kosovo through alpine hiking, a via ferrata and time-honored artisanal crafts and food.

5) Macedonia for Hedonists: Adventure in the Balkans

From rock climbing and paragliding to home cooked meals and a visit with a local monk, Macedonia is full of surprises to adventurous visitors. Leading up to AdventureNEXT Balkans, Macedonia Travel lead guests to a sampling of activities and experiences fit for any Hedonist.

6) Forbidden Island, Macedonia: Adventure in the Balkans

The island of Golem grad in Macedonia was forbidden for visitors until 2008. Now it provides a carefully pristine look at local flora and fauna as well as preserved archaeological ruins from the early Christian era. Leading up to AdventureNEXT Balkans, adventurous travelers were treated to a visit to this forbidden island.

nce again, congratulations to USAID Macedonia and SBEP for the successful event (Adventure NEXT Balkans) romoting Macedonia and the whole Balkan region!

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AuthorNicolas Segura
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