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Indonesia’s Minister of Tourism sees more potential from India

Indonesia’s Minister of Tourism sees more potential from India

Indonesia’s Minister of Tourism, Mr Arief Yahya, visited New Delhi from 6th to 9th May 2018 along with a delegation from Jakarta. Upon arrival in Delhi the Minister met with top tourism operators and members of the media.

In honor of Mr. Arief Yahya’s visit, The Ambassador of The Republic of Indonesia, H.E. Mr. Sidharto Suryodipuro organised a cocktail reception at The Embassy of The Republic of Indonesia on 8th May 2018. The event was well attended by travel agents, tour operators, wedding planners and media persons. While addressing the guests, Mr Yahya commended the Indian tourists. In the year 2017, 485.314 Indian tourists visited Indonesia.

The numbers saw a 30% increase from the previous year in 2016 when 376,802 tourists visited Indonesia. Mr. Arief Yahya said the Indian market has the potential for still more significant growth.