SUKABUMI REGENCY-Tourism is one of the Superior Program of West Java Provincial Government. Tourism becomes the fourth foreign exchange producer after oil and gas, oil palm plantations, and coal mines. It's just that many tourist objects that have not become "tourist destinations", because constrained infrastructure development, especially the road.
This was stated by Vice Governor of West Java, Deddy Mizwar when giving speech at the Ciletuh-Palabuanratu National Geopark Enchantment event, Wednesday (10/5), which took place in Gor / Boxing Venue Sukabumi Regency.
According to Demiz, tourism industry investment is quite cheap, but can produce a lot of foreign exchange. For the national level, especially in 2019, the Central Government targets the inclusion of Rp 280 trillion from the number of tourists visiting 20 million people. As for West Java targeting the visit of foreign tourists as much as one million people.
"With the construction of Kertajati airport in Majalengka, and the need for an airport in Palabuanratu, it is expected that inter-regional connectivity will be better which in turn increase the number of tourist visits, he added.
Explained Vice Governor Demiz, for Geopark-Ciletuh Region became an international tourist destination, then in this region there need to be airports and highways. "All stakeholders must support the wish", hope Demiz.
Vice Governor of Demiz asked the community around Ciletuh-Palabuanratu to actively promote this Geopark. "Do not let the people of Bandung know Ciletuh, while here many do not know", said Demiz.
On the Ciletuh-Palabuanratu National Geopark Enchantment event, there are various art attractions depicting the potential and richness of Ciletuh-palabuanratu. Also, crowned, artist Paramita Rusyadi, as an international tourism ambassador Geopark Ciletuh-Palabuanratu by Vice Governor Deddy Mizwar.