Friday, September 13, 2013
International tourists coming to Indonesia likely to choose cost-effective,
International tourists coming to Indonesia likely to choose cost-effective, but would prefer to allocate budget to four star hotels or above. Indonesia being the favorite destination for visitors from Malaysia (22 percent), Singapore (21 percent), and Australia (20 percent).
The reason foreign tourists visiting Indonesia as "good value for money" (48 percent) and in accordance with the budget (41 percent). In addition, good weather and beautiful natural scenery as well be the reason.
"The tourism sector contributes significantly to the economic growth of a country. This is why Visa do Travel Intentions Study Visa since 2006 as a contribution to help gather information for the benefit of the tourism industry," said President Director of PT Visa Worldwide Indonesia Ellyana Fuad at his office on Thursday (05/09/2013).
In the survey, with the highest spending tourists during a visit to Indonesia are tourists from Australia with 4,118 dollars, 1,145 dollars followed by Malaysia, and Singapore with 618 dollars. As for spending the most widely used in the retail sector with 30 percent.