Limassol Tourism Development and Promotion Company organized on the 26th of June the 3rd Site visit within the framework of Civitas Destinations. Information were provided about Civitas Destinations project and specifically improvements regarding urban accessibility in the city of Limassol. Municipality of Limassol presented the measures related to the accessibility for disabled and visually hearing impaired people as well as Smart Parking Guidance Systems. Furthermore, representative from Stratagem Energy presented shortly ‘Sustainable Mobility Tourist Action Plan’. Ideas and suggestions have been shared among participants and stakeholders, also discussions took place regarding the improvements of urban accessibility.
The site visit included a tour with bikes at the various locations where improvements took place in the framework of Civitas Destinations project. Participants had the opportunity to visit the new ramp for accessible beaches for people with disabilities in Limassol tourist area, to experience the new crossings for people with hearing or sight impairment as well as the 3 municipal parking places that will be used for the development of the ecological route. All participants were very interested in the site visit and the information gained.