Friday, 29 March 2019 15:24

Castro Marim integrates the constitution of the Nautical Station of Baixo Guadiana 

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The Municipality of Castro Marim signed the Partnership, formalization and constitution protocol of the Nautical Station of Baixo Guadiana (ENBG), initiative of the Naval Station of the Guadiana that is promoting the diversification of the offer of this tourist destination and attract another type of visitor.

ENBG unites the territory of four Portuguese municipalities of the Guadiana ( VRSA, Castro Marim, Alcoutim and Mértola) and the Ayuntamiento of Ayamonte.  There are more than 30 public and private entities, which are part of this partnership protocol, from local administrations, regional entities and tourist sites, nautical clubs, marinas andrecreational ports, maritime-tourist operators,establishments,  Hotels and restaurants, among others.

The main objective of this Nautical Station is the affirmation of the region of Baixo Guadiana as a nautical destination, providing an integrated and quality tourist offer, which can face the problem of seasonality behaved by the tourist concept of " Sun and sea ". It is intended that in 2022 this territory has been consolidated with new poles of visit and a dynamic capable of contributing to the fixation of people and the creation of new jobs.

The project goes through the integration of existing resources, which include accommodation, restoration,culture, heritage and sport, among others, in the creation of new concepts and tourist offerings.

The Municipality of Castro Marim sees in ENBG a strategic opportunity in the promotion of the Odeleite Dam, which will diversify the tourist offer of the county with various recreational and sport activities. The potentiation of the banks of the Guadiana River, the appreciation of the Natural Reserve of the Castro Marim/VRSA Sapal and the leverage of other touristic and sport products, including those related to the "white gold" of Castro Marim, are other major value of this initiative for the Municipality. However, already integrated are some successful products, such as canoe rental and paddle surfing.

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