BANDUNG-Provincial Government (Pemprov) of West Java will develop tourism based on the 4 main pillars of development of tourist destinations, tourist industry, tourism marketing and institutional development of tourism.
Vice Governor of West Java, Deddy Mizwar said, in accordance with the branding of the charm of West Java Indonesia or Wonderful West Java Indonesia, West Java Local Government will continue to offer natural tourist attraction, culture and artificial tourism.
However, when viewed from the 3A increase of access, attractions and amenities must be recognized West Java has a weakness in terms of access. Currently tourists access via air line only through Husein Sastra Negara Airport with 12 airlines flight and capacity of 450 thousand people.
"In fact, in 2017, West Java targeting foreign tourists visit about 1.5 million people and 46 million domestic tourists," said Deddy Mizwar at the College of Tourism Campus (STP) Bandung, Monday (11/06/2017)
According to Deddy, the development of International Airport (BIJB) continues to be pursued and it is expected by the beginning of 2018 can be done softlaunching. Even yesterday already have a target in 2018 departure of pilgrims from West Java.
"Later BIJB become the main entrance of tourists to West Java," said Vice Governor.
In addition, continued Vice Governor, West Java provincial government will develop Nusawiru Pangandaran airport, Citarate airport that can serve the modes of transportation City and District sukabumi including Geopark Palabuhanratu-Ciletuh tour.
"And this can be used by large-bodied aircraft with domestic routes that can facilitate travel to West Java," he concluded. (MAT)