Efforts to improve Chinese travelers to Indonesia is still underway. This was disclosed by the Ambassador to the PRC and Mongolia, Soegeng Rahardjo.
"Indonesia is a potential Chinese travelers visited. In addition to its natural beauty, the climate in Indonesia fits with people there, "said Soegeng encounter in Jakarta, Thursday (09/10/2014).
In recent years, Soegeng also see a trend of young people in China who are interested in special interest tours. "I see they are interested untukdiving, note of all countries in the world, about the sea in Indonesia can be pitted. Only Indonesia has a range of sea marine life is so diverse and beautiful. I think the ocean could be their interest to come in Indonesia, hence the need to thematic tourism promotion, "he said.
Unfortunately, according to Soegeng, this time from China to Indonesia is just limited to the Bali and Jakarta. "In the future I think it should be opened direct routes to tourist attractions in other islands so that they know and are interested. During these still commonly visited Bali, "he added.
In addition, Soegeng also captures what Chinese travelers want when traveling. "Very simple, they need natural beauty such as the beaches, the warmth of the sun that can not be obtained in the country and also clean air. In addition to shopping, the three things that become their goal when traveling abroad, "he said again.
Soegeng also said that the importance of connectivity to bring Chinese tourists. "If it's good infrastructure and accessibility is also in my opinion not a constraint. Many tourists who like the challenge of not too concerned about it. Too perfect also can eliminate the local knowledge of a tourist spot. The most important also prepare a tour guide and symbols in order to tourist attractions in Indonesia are friendly to them, "said Soegeng.