Objectives

  • Increase the logic of the sustainable mobility and make aware the users to the use of the intermodal transport.
  • Strengthen the international cooperation and the harmonization of the standards in the cycling infrastructure.
  • Increase the mobility between the citizens of the involved territories.
  • Recover the ancient rural passageways, in the full respect of the agricultural landscape and the environmental sustainability.
  • Encourage the greater use of the public transportation such as the train, the ferry, or the bus which are those with less environmental impact.
  • Encourage the approach to the bicycle in a safe environment by non-cyclists often impeded by the fear of too frequent accidents on the normal roads.
  • Catalyze the creation of local cycle routes beneficially influenced by the route of Europe, which becomes the driving force to make grow local networks of routes for cyclists and cycling enthusiasts.
  • Promote a poorly known places or penalized by choices of using cars.
  • Promote cycling as a best practice for the sustainable tourism.
  • Reduce the harmful effects of the motorized tourism.
  • Bring economic benefits to the local communities. The cyclist crosses the territory slowly and without own resources, also drawing on the trade, restaurants and hotels of small towns, which are chosen in elective way by the tourists on the bike.

 

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