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Brochure Promoting Rural Tourism in Lithuania

Tool category
& type

Publications and Printed Products:

  • Brochure
  • Keyword(s)

    Agri-tourism, Awareness raising, Eco-tourism, Information, National Rural Network, Publications and printed products, Rural tourism, Tourism


    The brochure issued by the Ministry of Agriculture of Lithuania introduces 11 farm owners and their farm activities from 4 different regions. It highlights the quality of their rural tourism services by making use of the 2007-2013 RDP measures and European funds available prior to 2007. The different traditional, architectural and ethnographic elements that highlight the richness of the Lithuanian rural tourism are exemplified in the brochure. An exhaustive description of the diversity of rural tourism services is also given. The brochure includes interviews and statistical data.

    & RDP Region(s)


  • [LT] National Level
  • Main purpose

    The brochure was intended to promote rural tourism and to raise national and international public awareness of rural tourism facilities offered in Lithuania to increase tourism and bring people closer to Lithuanian rural areas.

    tools used


    Target audience

    EAFRD Beneficiaries:

  • Farmers
  • Other rural businesses
  • Women
  • Other EAFRD Beneficiaries

  • Rural Development Stakeholders:

  • Other Rural Development Stakeholders

  • General Audience:

  • Students
  • Youth
  • General Public
  • Urban Population
  • Rural Population
  • Other General Audience
  • Technical information

    A4 conventional format, 32 pages, full color, downloadable on the website of Lithuanian National Rural Network. Available in 5 languages: Lithuanian, English, German, Polish and Russian. ISBN 978-609-95341-4-5. Lithuanian language: 20.000 copies, English: 5.000 copies, German: 5.000 copies, Polish: 5.000 copies, Russian 5.000 copies.

    Date produced


    Cost range

    €25 000 to €49 999


    Ministry of Agriculture, Lithuania

    Distribution & Promotion

    Ministry of Agriculture, Lithuania
    Joint stock company 'Homeland'

    Assessment of effectiveness

    The brochure has been distributed to various events in Lithuania, as well as to libraries, local and international agricultural and food shows. It has received a lot of attention both in Lithuania and abroad: 40.000 copies were distributed in nearly a month, and additional English copies were requested. In January 2013, 8.000 additionnal copies were released.

    Name of organisation

    Ministry of Agriculture, Lithuania

    Type of

    Managing Authority

    Partner organisation(s)

    Joint stock company 'Homeland'


    Name of contact person

    Ceslovas Skarzinskas


    Gedimino Ave.19, LT-01103 Vilnius


    +370 5 239 11 11