Tourism: 9 Destinations get TripAdvisor Travellers Choice Award 2016

13, Sep 2016 | Author: Embassy of Indonesia

A total of nine tourism destinations in Indonesia received an award as an international tourist destination travelers TripAdvisor version 2016 Traveller’s Choice Award.

TripAdvisor award was given by the Minister of Tourism Arief Yahya said in the opening ceremony of PATA Travel Mart (PTM) 2016 held at Indonesia Convention Exhibition (ICE), Bumi Serpong Damai, Banten, on Wednesday (09/08/2016).

This time Indonesia successfully received 9 awards TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Award in the Global and Asia within the scope of the 4 categories; Destinations, Island, Landmark and Beaches.

Categories Landmarks and Beaches are based on reviews and opinions travelers to review the place on TripAdvisor for 12 months, while for the category Islands and Destinations is a combination of quality and quantity of reviews and ratings of hotels, tourist attractions and restaurants and a tendency booking via TripAdvisor on the island and to destinations the chosen.

“From the category” Top 25 Destinations in the World “, Indonesia was represented by Ubud has ranked above Dubai (13), Bangkok (15) even Tokyo (21) and Sydney (24). While the category ” Top 10 Islands in the World ” Bali Island managed to get a rating of 1 and competing with Thailand, “Arief said in a statement.

Here’s more of nine destinations received the award:

1. Ubud – # 10 Top 25 Destinations in the World – # 3 Top 25 Destinations in the Asia.

2. Bali – # 5 Top 10 Islands in the World – # 1 Top 10 Islands in the Asia.

3. Lombok – # 5 Top 10 Islands in Asia.

4. Gili Trawangan – # 6 Top 10 Islands in Asia.

5. Tanah Lot Temple – # 18 Top 25 Landmarks in Asia.

6. Borobudur Temple – # 21 Top 25 Landmarks in Asia.

7. Gili Meno Beach – # 11 Top 25 Beaches in Asia.

8. Balangan Beach – # 17 Top 25 Beaches in Asia.

9. Nusa Dua Beach – # 24 Top 25 Beaches in Asia.


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