As an archipelago state, Indonesia has great tourism potential, especially in almost every region, there are tourist attractions with their own beauty and uniqueness.
Every year, there were million foreign tourists visiting Indonesia, and it shows that Indonesia’s tourism is increasingly preferred by international tourists.
Data from the Central Statistics Agency, there are 5 Facts of Indonesia Tourism in the Eyes of the World.
Fact 1: Ubud is a millennial dreamer destination
A traveling site, müvTravel has just published 30 lists of destinations dreamed of by millennials. And you know what?
Indonesia ranks second, which Ubud-Bali as the main destination for millennials.
Ubud has beautiful natural scenery and thick culture as well, and it makes millennials are more interested in finding local experiences and enjoying every moment of traveling.
Fact 2: Best Countries to Visit
Indonesia was awarded Top 10 Best Countries to Visit in 2019 from Lonely Planet. Indonesia is ranked 7th. Because the richness of nature, culture, and culinary are some of that reason to visit Indonesia.
Fact 3: Indonesian Cuisine
Indonesian cuisine also liked by foreign tourists. From the CNN list, there are three Indonesian culinary that becomes the most delicious food in the world ie Rendang, Fried Rice (Nasi goreng), and Satay (Sate).
Fact 4: Beaches in Indonesia are the Best in the World
As an archipelago country, Indonesia indeed has many beaches.
Four beaches in Indonesia are listed in the category of 100 best beaches in the world.
As cited from FlightNetwork (an online travel agent from Canada), there are four beaches in Indonesia that are listed as the world’s best beaches in 2018.
The beauty of Pianemo Beach, Raja Ampat is ranked 46th.
Then there is Pink Beach in Komodo Waters at 65th, Kelingking Beach (Bali) at 70th, and Nyang Nyang Beach (Bali) at 74th.
Fact 5: Indonesia is the “Most Relaxed” Country in the World
According to a study from Lastminute, an European travel service provider, Indonesia is said to be the most relaxed country in the world.
They examined various factors that exist in Indonesia such as territory, personal rights of citizens, temperature, number of days off, and health facilities as well.
The results of the study concluded that Indonesia is a country that most relaxed compared to other countries.