The capacity of the bus will be sufficient to visit two school classes of average number, ie one group of 50 visitors, as it is organized on average in package arrangements in the agencies with which it intends to cooperate. Camp Duboka – ranger camp The first tourist season at the Duboka camping resort attracted over 200 visitors who spent 320 nights, while in 2018 that number doubled. There were about 450 tourists staying in the camp, who spent over 600 nights. The structure of visitors is dominated by foreign guests from Western European countries. It is interesting to note that these are guests who are just looking for campsites located in areas with preserved nature, and the Duboka campsite meets all their requirements. PP Papuk also announced a new tourist attraction – balloon flight. Namely, the Papuk Nature Park, as part of the UNESCO Geopark Geoprice project, provided the purchase of balloons that will play the role of promoting the Park, as well as a new tourist product that will offer its guests through a unique experience of seeing Papuk from a completely different perspective. The peculiarities of the Duboka Camping Resort have been recognized by the Croatian Camping Association, and it has been included in the list of 38 best small campsites in Croatia as part of the OK Mini Camps quality standard certification project, a project to encourage camp quality and education supported by the Ministry of Tourism. Mario Fabek (Auto Hrvatska doo) and Alen Jurenac Camp Duboka The camp was opened in 2017 when 2,8 million kuna with VAT was invested in it, through the project “PARKS“Funds from a grant from the Global Environment Facility, the beneficiary of which is the Ministry of Environmental Protection and Energy in cooperation with the United Nations Development Program in Croatia (UNDP). Source / photo: PP Papuk The camp environment provides many recreational opportunities such as hiking, sport climbing, cycling or jogging. The camp is well connected to the main hiking and biking trails in the park. The project “Geo stories of the UNESCO Geopark“By the end of May this year, the Duboka Adrenaline Park will be built, which is an integral part of the Papuk Nature Park Management Plan. Adrenaline park Duboka as a new product of PP Papuk will contribute to the overall attractiveness and attractiveness of the existing and new tourist infrastructure. “Apart from the fact that our Nature Park prides itself on the natural beauties that make it unique in beautiful Croatia, we are proud to be the first to recognize the opportunity to contribute to the quality of the Park’s tourist offer, all for the benefit of our visitors. I would also like to mention that our project UNESCO Geoparks Geoparks is among the ten largest projects currently being implemented in the Republic of Croatia”, Said Alen Jurenac, director of the Park. PP Papuk is a real example of continuous sustainable development and investment, and after the Krka National Park, it is definitely the most active NP or PP in Croatia. Today, this nature park is an indispensable part of the tourist offer of the whole of Slavonia. Also, a contract was signed for the purchase of a panoramic bus that will connect all parts of the Park and be at the service of all visitors whose number is growing rapidly day by day. Papuk Nature Park has thus become the first among nature parks and national parks to boast of such an endeavor. The value of the procurement is almost 3 million kuna, delivered as part of the aforementioned project “Geopriče UNESCO geoparka” which is funded through the program “Promoting the sustainable use of natural heritage in national parks and nature parks.” Camp Duboka is located on the edge of the Papuk Nature Park in Velika. It is located in a natural oasis of the valley of the Dubočanka stream and covers an area of 2,3 hectares and can accommodate up to 200 campers. The camp has 11 arranged pitches for campers and caravans with electricity and water connections. One part of the camp is intended for guests to stay in tents. Guests of the camp use a shared bathroom and a small kitchen.