GEORAMA project aims at developing a web based geo-navigational
portal for tourists visiting mountain and countryside regions by
offering relevant spatial and thematic information of several European
objective of the project is promoting the access to public and private
information (according to the eContent program of the EU) - in this
case - related to countryside and mountain tourism. The web service
will offer detailed digital maps and additional data and enables
the potential visitors to plan their visits. Contents come from
each participating country and their partners. Most of the contents
are offered for free to the end user. Geographical Information Systems
(GIS) are used as the technological basis of the system.
The venture combines privately owned companies, universities, and
public providers of digital maps.
portal will work as a channel for sharing and distributing
knowledge. At the moment, the project consortium is defining the
system and technical requirements. When the portal is ready, as
content provider can act for example local tourism entrepreneurs,
outdoor companies, municpalities etc.
– "GEO-navigational poRtAl that provides all necessary inforMAtion
and services to the mountain and countryside tourism community"
- is funded by the European Union under the eContent programme;
contract number: EDC-11099 GEORAMA / 27961.
overall budget is 3,2 MEUR.