Within the scope of Çukurova Development Agency (ÇKA) 2023 Feasibility Support Program; The project application named “Karataş Ethnotourism Rural Accommodation Center Investment and Operation Feasibility”, prepared under the leadership of Adana Tourism Development and Infrastructure Service Association (ATGAB) and in partnership with Karataş Municipality and Innovative Breakthrough Projects (YAP) Association, was found worthy of support.
The support contract for the project was signed between ÇKA Secretary General Ahmet Rıfat Duran and ATGAB Union President and Karataş Mayor Necip Topuz. Sharing his opinions about the project, Adana Tourism Development and Infrastructure Service Association (ATGAB) President and Karataş Mayor Necip Topuz said:
“Karataş Ethnoba project, in short, is about carrying out the feasibility study required for the establishment and operation of an ethnotourism center with components that will reflect the cultural values of ancient Turkish traditions and customs to daily life in a suitable area to be determined within the borders of Kumluk nature park in Karataş District. Our project aims to develop the tourism potential of the Karataş destination through ethnotourism that combines cultural and environmental values and to increase the income of the region from tourism.
The facility planned to be established with the Karataş Etnoba project and where nature-friendly materials will be preferred; It consists of rich components such as single and double accommodation tents in the Kayı camp style, workshop tents for cultural hobbies such as marbling, event tents for mass organizations such as conferences and cinevision, an adventure track for ethnosports such as horseback riding and archery, as well as extreme sports such as climbing, and a caravan area. .