Home Bromo Tours Back writhe The number of tourist visits to Bromo has improved although the demand is not high. This was revealed by Vice Chairman Rudiana to Kompas.com ASITA Jakarta, Thursday (02/18/2011). She said the domestic market began to buy back a package tour to Bromo.
"The domestic market has been the road again, but the international market yet," he said. He added that the market return is a new twist can be seen in 1-2 weeks. In April became the main criterion for the low season months of the travel agency will usually issue a cheap packages.
"At least under consideration is infrastructure because, he said, the hotels and roads are damaged due to volcanic ash. It had feared," he said. Meanwhile, Head of Culture and Tourism District Purbolinggo Tutug Edi Utomo said Bromo tourism began to move again. Currently it works with tour players held a clean-up activities.
"Although sometimes there is dust in, our troop cleared the way to create a comfortable tour. Although not a high season, travelers still have a little alone. I'm just back from the Hotel Bromo Permai 1. I see there are few foreign tourists there , "said Tutug to Kompas.com via telephone.
Manager of Hotel Bromo Permai 1 Indra Setiawan justify it. Hotel Bromo Permai 1 is located close to the sand area Bromo. He said that traffic levels have increased. Moreover, at this time every night Bromo out lava. In fact, many local residents in the area Purbolinggo ride at night to see the phenomenon.
"From mid-January there is an increase. In February, I phoned the travel agent that this phenomenon is rare and can be visited Bromo. The guests so excited to see lava," said Indra. He reveals, the number of guests staying at his hotel balanced between domestic and foreign guests.
Foreign tourists who stayed from the United States and Australia. However, foreign tourists from Malaysia's most lots. He added that the rooms are sold at this time about 4-5 rooms. Despite the small numbers, this is still far better than a few months ago.
"Formerly really quiet all hotels. Sometimes there are sold one room. However, instead usually empty," he said. In March, orders room began to arrive. He also said, the thick ash in the hotel and the streets had been cleaned. Tourism department is also providing heavy equipment to hotels as an effort to clean up the ashes in the driveway.
"Abu is still out, but not too thick and direction to Lumajang," said Indra via telephone.
Tutug also tell long-term plan to revive tourism Bromo. One of them, set up some tour package that will be sold in April to welcome the school vacation months of June-July.
"We also plan events to be held Mountain Jazz on 2 June," he said. It noted, the number of domestic and foreign tourists who stay in hotels in the District Sukapura on Friday (11/02/2011) through Sunday (13/02/2011) reached 116 people.