Banteng Field and Ragunan Will be Tourist Location for Asian Games Athletes
Flora and Fauna Center, Lapangan Banteng, Central Jakarta and Ragunan Zoo Park, South Jakarta, prepared to be a tourist destination for Asian Games athletes. Jakarta Assistant for Development and Environment, Gamal Sinurat said, these two areas add to pre-existing tourist destinations, such as Kota Tua, Ancol and Kepulauan Seribu.
"In the center of Flona Lapangan Banteng, athletes of Asian Games will be presented various kinds of plants, in Ragunan, they can see the parade and animal attractions," said Gamal, Thursday (12/4). He added that to further enliven the Asian Games, the provincial government also involves shopping malls and other modern shopping centers to sell various kinds of souvenirs such as t-shirts, bags, key chains, dolls and so on. "With the preparation of tourist destinations and malls involved, it is expected to increase tourist visits and the economy in Jakarta," he said.
Source: TP Moan Simanjuntak / Budhy Tristanto /