TASIKMALAYA CITY - West Java Governor Ridwan Kamil with Tasikmalaya Mayor Budi Budiman inaugurated the use of tourism buses in Tasikmalaya City in Tasikmalaya City Park on Sunday (04/21/19). The bus, which is named Ngulisik (Nguriling Kota Tasik), is expected to be a marker of the rise of tourism in the City of Santri.
This bus resembles a tourist bus in the city of Bandung, Bandros. Not only in Tasikmalaya, the Regional Government of West Java Province also provided similar tourism bus grants to all other districts / cities in West Java.
Emil - Ridwan Kamil's nickname - also hopes that the bus can change the face of tourism in the city of Tasikmalaya.
"God willing, this (Ngulisik bus) has changed the face of tourism in Tasik City," Emil hoped.
"This must change (Tasikmalaya tourism), so that people are interested, more interested, and longer pending (silent) in the City of Tasik," he added.
At the inauguration ceremony which was also attended by the Governor's wife, Atalia Praratya, and the wife of Tasikmalaya Mayor, Tasikmalaya City Secretary, and related officials in the Tasikmalaya City Government, Emil asked the Mayor of Budiman to study the tourism bus needs in his city.
"Please review (tourism bus) how much for (ideal) needs, later half (needs) from me (Pemda of West Java Province) and the other half from Pemkot Tasik," he explained.
It is expected that the tourism bus in each regency / city in West Java can immediately realize the vision and mission of the West Java Provincial Government, especially in the tourism sector. Because Emil is committed to making West Java a tourism province.
On this occasion, Emil added that his party would encourage the millennial generation of Tasikmalaya to be more creative. For this reason, this year will be built a creative center building in Dadaha, Tasikmalaya City.
"This year we are starting to build a creative center in Dadaha, so that millennial Tasikmalaya can compete in the current era," he said.
After it was inaugurated, Emil and Atalia and the group immediately tried Ngulisik to get around Tasikmalaya City. There are several tourist location points visited by Emil, such as Situ Gede, Dadaha, and several other public infrastructure places in the City of Tasikmalaya.