Support the Tourism Sector, Garuda Indonesia Offers Cheap Tickets

By : Chodijah Febriyani And Aldi Firhand A | Friday, March 09 2018 - 20:45 IWST

Garuda Indonesia (Hariyanto/
Garuda Indonesia (Hariyanto/ - Makassar - PT Garuda Indonesia at the beginning of this year again offers cheap airline tickets by packing it in Garuda Indonesia Travel Fair (GATF) 2018.

"Garuda Indonesia Travel Fair is one of our ways to offer cheap tickets to the community and certainly also how to support the level of tourist visits," said Vice President of Garuda Indonesia Kalimantan, Sulawesi and Papua I Wayan Supatrayasa in Makassar on Thursday.

He said the GATF is an annual program in collaboration with banks such as Bank Mega to boost both domestic and international routes.

In this GATF also, it provides many conveniences such as ticket discounts up to 80 percent and the lottery by offering various gifts.

"Garuda travel is our support for the government to encourage the growth of national tourism, GATF also helps for the growth of tourism, including 10 destinations of Beyond Bali," he said as quoted by Antara.

In addition, one of Garuda's strategic efforts in optimizing the potential market in East Indonesia Region, especially Makassar City and surrounding areas by providing the best offer for a variety of tickets and domestic and international travel.

In addition, customers can also enjoy special offers given during the daily "happy hour" period as well as the facilities and benefits provided by Bank Mega.

The GATF 2018 Phase I will be held in 29 cities, namely Semarang, Solo, Yogyakarta, Palembang, Lampung, Makassar, Medan, Kupang, Bandung, Malang, Surabaya, Lombok, Manado, Jayapura, Timika, Sorong, Bali, Ternate, Kendari, Palangkaraya, Gorontalo, Banda Aceh, Batam and Pontianak.

"For Makassar itself, GATF Phase I will start on March 16-18, 2018. On that date, three cities will be deployed, Makassar, Lampung and Palembang." For the place, we are titled at Atrium Trans Mall Makassar, "he said.

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