culture and nature

Baliem Valley Festival Offers Papua's Views from 2,400 masl

There is something new at the Baliem Valley Festival 2019. Besides presenting cultural attractions, this event also has paragliding rides.¬†With this new attraction, tourists can enjoy the beauty of Papua from a height. Minister of Tourism’s Special Staff for Media and Communication Don Kardono said, paragliding activity will bring tourists flying up to an altitude of 2,400 masl with a duration of 60 minutes.¬†Tourists will get an experience that is

Jayawijaya Regency Intensively Promotes the 2019 Baliem Valley Cultural Festival

Jayawijaya Regency’s Culture and Tourism Agency (Papua) continues to intensely promote the 30th Baliem Valley Cultural Festival (FBLB) in 2019 “Preparations for the implementation of this FBLB are generally promoted first, and we continue to intensify our promotion,” Head of Jayawijaya Regency Culture and Tourism Office Alpius Wetipo said when he was confirmed from Jayapura on Tuesday. According to him, on July 20-22, 2019 his party had already promoted in

The Commemoration of the 2019 World Mangrove Day Will Be Celebrated in Mimika-Asmat

Commemoration of World Mangrove Day which falls on July 26, 2019 will be commemorated in Mimika and Asmat Regencies. Wahyudin Opu, Coordinator of Mangrove Co-Management at Asmat (Lestari Program) in Jayapura, Wednesday, said that Blue Forests as an institution for preserving mangrove ecosystems in Indonesia initiated the celebration of International Mangrove Day with the aim of increasing public awareness of the importance of mangroves for life. “The big theme that