Monday, 16 September 2019 | 16:00 WIB

Indonesia Promotes Nomadic Tourism to Chinese Tourists

Indonesia Promotes Nomadic Tourism to Chinese Tourists (kemenpar)

BINTAN, NETRALNEWS.COM - The concept of luxury camping typical of "nomadic tourism" offered by The Canopi Bintan in Riau Islands has been promoted to a number of business travel agents from China.

Assistant Deputy for Marketing Development II Regional I of the Ministry of Tourism (Kemenpar) Vinsensius Jemadu said he was optimistic that the promotion carried out directly to the industry players was very effective, especially China had a diverse segment including the market which was believed to be of high quality.

"It must be a good market. If we want a 'high-end' market or a first-class market, we can nomadic tourism such as The Canopi Bintan," he said.

VJ, the nickname of Vincent Jemadu, said that The Canopi itself is a "nomadic tourism" business that attracts many investors because of its cheap business character.

Moreover, operational is fairly fast and returns capital in accordance with the potential market character targeted by tourists.

"The benchmark is already there. Mongolia was included in the UNWTO's Top 10 World's Fastest Growing Tourist Destinations because of the concept of Nomadic Tourism. Indonesia can be like that because the character of the business is cheap, fast operational, and fast return on capital. from China, "said Vincent.

The facilities offered by the Canopi are also fairly complete with natural beauty which is the main attraction in that place. Guests who come can enjoy it in various ways ranging from water sports such as jet skis, bumper boats, jetovater, and flying water jet bikes.

Not only that, there are also private mangrove forests that can be explored by boat like good at day or night. There are also ATV and hiking rides that are ideal for exploring Bintan.

The concept of "nomadic tourism" offered by The Canopi Bintan is located in the Tourism Area, Sebong Bay Lagoi, with new amenities in the form of 100 safari themed tents and has a private garden terrace. The exact location is only one hour from Singapore.

"This is very good. Simple and luxurious. The facilities are very complete. This is very worthy of our sales program," said Zhang Sitao, travel agent for Sichuan Global.