Enhancing development of tourism sector in Prespa region


Galaxy Apartments is one of the newer touristic economic activities in Prespa, located on the beach of the beautiful Prespa Lake, in Pretor touristic area in North Macedonia.

The goal of the project investment was to upgrade the quality services in Galaxy Apartments through implementing measures for environmental protection. Through this project the owner of the Galaxy Apartments succeeded to raise the quality services by installing energy efficient air conditioners for heating and cooling the accommodation and utilizing renewable energy sources by installing solar collectors to obtain hot water.

With the activities in the project were procured and installed 10 energy efficient air conditioners/inverters, as well as procured and installed 3 solar systems for hot water for the whole accommodation facility. This project significantly contributed to reducing the environmental pollution caused by the accommodation and increasing the quality and the touristic offer in Prespa region.

This investment is supported in 2020 within the Project: “Diversification of economic activities in rural areas of Southeast Europe: value chain investment support and capacity building” implemented by SWG RRD in partnership with GIZ.