The project is of strategic importance to the region and will determine its future as a preferred tourist destination for Bulgarians and foreigners in the next 5 years.
The investor is Chepelare Resort Jsc. The project is developed in a private-public partnership between the municipality of Chepelare and Rodopska Initiative Jsc. The investment is expected to top 50 mln euros.
The project envisages the renovation of the winter sports facilities and ski runs and the construction of summer sports facilities. The tourist center itself will be situated in Mount Mechi Chal.
The ceremony will coincide with the traditional celebrations in Gora Cooperation, which are held each year on the first Saturday of July. The popular folklore singer Boyka Prisadova will perform. Guests will also be entertained by local musicians.