Ancol Predict 1.28 Million Visitors During Eid Holiday 2018

By : Chodijah Febriyani And Aldi Firhand A | Sunday, May 27 2018 - 21:50 IWST

Taman Impian Jaya Ancol (Foto Dok Industry.co.id)
Taman Impian Jaya Ancol (Foto Dok Industry.co.id)

INDUSTRY.co.id - Jakarta - The management of Taman Impian Jaya Ancol predicts the number of visitors to the tourist area in North Jakarta during Eid 2018 has increased about 14 percent compared to the Eid holiday season 2017.

"For this year, it is predicted that around 1.28 million visitors will be packed at Taman Impian Jaya Ancol during Eid holidays, up by 14 percent from the previous year, reaching 1.069 million visitors during Eid holiday for 15 days," said Deputy Director of PT Pembangunan Jaya Ancol Teuku Sahir Syahali in Jakarta, Friday (05/25/2018)

Teuku said the increase is due during the Eid holiday 2018, to coincide with school holidays and long leave of workers or employees.

Despite claiming to be happy with the increase, the Ancol said it would also increase the number of vehicles to the tourist area. To overcome this problem, Ancol implemented an open system, because of insufficient parking capacity.

"There is a simulation, the principle will be management traffic in Ancol because Ancol parking capacity is limited so we set the flow or with open system close," said Teuku.

He said the open-close system was intended to prevent accumulation of vehicles and to direct visitors who use private vehicles to the parked bag that has been provided.

"We have two main parking pockets in the framework of inflows and parking centralization, parked at Carnival Beach with a capacity of approximately 4,000 cars, then at the Beach Festival of approximately 2,000 cars and the north of 2,000 cars, so the capacity is up to 9,000 to 10,000 maximum, "he said as quoted in a press release received Saturday (26/05/2018)

The self-closing system, will be applied based on the specified login time. Visitors who arrive at 05.00 to 09.00 WIB will be directed to enter through the eastern entrance and directed towards the parking bag at Ancol Carnival Beach.

Meanwhile, for 09.00 to 12.00 WIB, visitors will be directed to enter through the west door to the parking pockets in the south and north of Ancol. While at 12:00 until 17:00 pm, all doors will be opened.

"Well, we will go out to the west gate in front of Kemayoran, so we will arrange the fast entry, the exit is fast, so as not to jam inside," he said.

In facilitating the visitors during their stay in the Ancol area, the managers prepare about 40-48 shuttle bus shuttle and four 24-hour tourist trains.

News Comment

Today's Industry

Alvara Research

Sabtu, 26 November 2022 - 06:20 WIB

Turnover Rises High, Culinary MSMEs No Problem Paying OFD Platform Commissions

Online food delivery (OFD) services have accelerated the growth of food and beverage (F&B) MSMEs in Indonesia by 1.9 times faster compared to offline sales. OFD platforms enable MSMEs to have…

KB Bukopin Building. (Photo: Kompas.com)

Kamis, 24 November 2022 - 20:43 WIB

Shares Price Falling, Deficit IDR 6.99 Trillion, KB Bukopin Investors Not to Expect Dividends

The shareholders hope of issuers listed on the Indonesia Stock Exchange is of course to produce investment results in the form of capital gains and dividends obtained from the positive performance…

A Health exhibition of Banten Province on November 3-5, 2022 at ICE BSD, South Tangerang, Banten. (Photo: Banten Province PR)

Jumat, 18 November 2022 - 16:14 WIB

Premier Bintaro Hospital Assigned as Banten Medical Tourism Hospital

Banten Province hosted the 58th National Health Day by holding a health exhibition on November 3-5, 2022 at the Indonesia Convention Exhibition (ICE) BSD, South Tangerang, Banten.

GoTo is a blend of Gojek and Tokopedia. (Photo: republika.co.id)

Jumat, 18 November 2022 - 15:31 WIB

Employee Efficiency Considered Realistic for GOTO Growing Healthier

The dynamic and challenging economic situation has prompted many world-class companies to redesign their business strategies. Various ways are taken, such as efficiency and cost optimization,…

Rully Prayoga (dressed in white), the Campaign Manager of World Animal Protection (WAP) Indonesia, is giving a press statement. (Photo: Bang Abe)

Senin, 14 November 2022 - 00:00 WIB

Global Fast Food Restaurants in Indonesia Expected to Guarantee Product Quality

Once a friend opened a conversation by asking why the bodies of wild rats now are so big compared to before, they are not as big as now.