Opportunities of social business in the development of tourism in Kazlų Rūda municipality

Kazlų Rūdos turizmo ir verslo informacijos centras 2022 m. įgyvendino vietos projektą „Socialinio verslo galimybės plėtojant turizmą Kazlų Rūdos savivaldybėje“ KAZL-LEADER-1C-M-12-2-2022.
During the implementation of the project, trainings were organized, during which social business opportunities were presented to the tourism service providers and local NGOs of the Kazlų Rūda municipality.
In order to increase the knowledge and competences of the project participants during the training, the participants were introduced to the legal acts regulating the activities of tourism service providers. The participants were also presented with the possibilities of organizing the publicity of social business activities, and organized training on online reservation systems, their advantages and disadvantages.
The project participants made new contacts at the fair of contacts, were they introduced their services and products. In seminar „Restaurant of the Forest“, the possibilities of using local resources and natural advantage in providing tourism services were presented to the participants.
In the informative tour “Exchange of good practices in the development of social activities in rural tourism homesteads”, project participants had the opportunity to visit the homestead “Atokampis” and get new ideas for business, share experiences.

The funds allocated to the project are EUR 6,865.60