Borobudur Temple Ticket Prices Cancel to Increase, Number of Visitors still Restricted
The government canceled the plan to increase ticket prices for Borobudur Temple, which has been the pros and cons of recent times. The news was convey
TRIBUNBATAM.id - The government canceled the plan to increase ticket prices for Borobudur Temple, which has been the pros and cons of recent times.
The news was conveyed by the Minister of Public Works and Public Housing (PUPR) Basuki Hadimuljono after attending a limited meeting on tourism at the Presidential Palace, Jakarta, Tuesday (6/14).
Although canceling the plan, the government will still limit the number of visitors who go up to the temple area, which is 1,200 people per day.
Previously, visitors had to register online first.
Visitors must also be accompanied by a registered tour guide, and wear special footwear.
Borobudur Temple tourism management prepares a mechanism for tourist visits
Regarding the cancellation of the increase in ticket prices for Borobudur Temple, PT Taman Wisata Candi Borobudur, Prambanan, Ratu Boko (TWC) accepted whatever the central government's decision was.
This was said by Pujo Suwarno as Sales Vice President of PT Taman Wisata Candi Borobudur, Prambanan, Ratu Boko.
In addition, PT TWC coordinates with the Directorate General of Culture of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Research and Technology (Kemendikbudristek) regarding the mechanism for tourist visits to the cultural heritage.
Pujo explained that PT TWC also coordinated with the Borobudur Conservation Center (BKB) which prepared or compiled a standard operating procedure (SOP) for tourist visits.