Facilitate Access to Tourism, Government Builds Pansela Road from Banten-Banyuwangi

By : Chodijah Febriyani And Aldi Firhand A | Wednesday, November 08 2017 - 22:00 IWST

Tanjung Priok Access Toll Road (Doc: Public Communication Bureau Ministry of PUPR
Tanjung Priok Access Toll Road (Doc: Public Communication Bureau Ministry of PUPR

INDUSTRY.co.id - Banten - To facilitate access of tourist destinations from Banten to Banyuwangi along 1,600 kilometers built by the central government to build the South Coast National Road (Pansela) Java.

"The development of the national road infrastructure of Pansela Java aims to increase tourism access in the area because this path has great tourism potential, one of them is Geopark Ciletuh Palabuhan Ratu in Sukabumi Regency, West Java," said Director General of Highways Ministry of Public Works and People's Housing (PUPR) Arie Setiadi Moerwanto in Sukabumi, Tuesday (7/11/2017), as quoted from dispar.bantenprov.go.id.

According to him, this time his side has formed a selection committee (pansel) for the construction of transportation infrastructure in the pansela. In addition, there are currently several roads completed in the wake and stage of development.

If infrastructure development in southern Java has been inter-provincial connectivity from Banten to East Java, the growth of tourism in each region will continue to increase. In addition, did not rule out the number of foreign tourists or foreign tourists who come to Indonesia increasingly booming and not just concentrated in one area just like Bali.

"Indeed, for development in the southern region of Java is more difficult because of the hilly and steep terrain of the land, but in that area has a myriad of tourist attractions, so President of Indonesia Joko Widodo instructed to accelerate development in south Java," he added.

Arie said it must be admitted to the south of Java is getting less attention. But in the administration of President Jokowi with his proclamation program infrastructure development in Pansela became fast.

Therefore, it urges all citizens to support the acceleration of development in Indonesia, let alone the main program Jokowi-Jusuf Kalla is infrastructure development

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