Persons with disabilities
EDEN

EDEN

Destinations that have been shortlisted for the European destination of excellence were presented in Pustara Višnjica, which is the national winner of the EDEN 2011, on  April 23rd  2013.

With the aim of creating an European network of the most beautiful places of sustainable tourism, the European Commission in the 2006  launched the EDEN (European Destination of Excellence), the choice of European destinations of excellence, in which the members of the European Union, as well as a candidate country like Croatia competes. The project is based on national competitions that result with the selection of tourist destinations of excellence for each country, and the main goal is to draw attention to the value, diversity and shared characteristics of European tourist destinations and then to network the winners.                        

After visiting the nominated destination, an expert committee composed of representatives from the Ministry of Tourism, the Croatian Tourist Board and the Croatian Association of paraplegics and quadriplegics chose the finalists for selection of the destination of excellence, EDEN. Theme for elections in 2012-2013 was "Accessible Tourism", and this term implies tourism that is accessible to all, and tourist services that are available to people with disabilities, the elderly as well as families with small children.

Rural tourism Stancija 1904 was declared as European Destination of Excellence (EDEN) 2012-2013, whose theme for this year is "Accessible Tourism", while four companions were chosen:  Daruvar, Jezerčica Spa, the City of Varaždin and Spa Tuhelj.  The decision was made by an expert committee composed of representatives of the Ministry of Tourism, the Croatian Tourist Board and the Croatian Association of paraplegics and quadriplegics; after the presentation of six destinations that were short-circuited in 2013 year's election: Daruvar, Rural Tourism Stancija 1904, Jezerčica Spa, Spa Tuhelj, City Čakovec and the City of Varaždin. 

Events

Traditional events in Daruvar

Events

Tourist Webcam

 

Tourist webcam of Tourist board Daruvar - Papuk

Town Daruvar - central square where it all happens

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