In order to promoting the National Geopark of Ciletuh-Palabuhanratu, West Java Provincial Government through the Department of Tourism and Culture held this annual event for the third time. In enlivened by hundreds of artists from the National Geopark of Ciletuh-Palabuhanratu.
This festival is different from a few years earlier which is only held once a year. In 2017 held 3 times, in three different places in the National Geopark of Ciletuh-Palabuhanratu. First in Palabuhanratu Subdistrict, Gor Boxing Palabuhanratu, second in Palampang Beach, Ciemas Sub-district and last in SatRadar 216 TNI AU Cibalimbing, Surade Sub-district.
Through the opening report of Head of Tourism and Culture of West Java Province, Hj. Ida Hernida, S.H, M.Si to the Governor of West Java, H. Ahmad Heryawan, L.C that this activity proves the seriousness of West Java Provincial Government in building an area of 120 h that stretches in 8 subdistricts. He continued, in addition to the development of the region, the promotion of the area is also needed such as activities Ciletuh-Palabuhanratu Geopark Festival.
This festival is attended by, West Java Governor H. Ahmad Heryawan, L.C and Regent Sukabumi. H. Drs. Marwan Hamami, M.M and thousands of visitors from various regions, also attended by Head of Research Center of Geopark and Geological Disaster, Prof. Ir. Mega Fatimah Rosana, M.Sc, Ph.D, Deputy Head of Tourism Destination and Tourism Development Ministry of Tourism, Dadang Rizki Ratman, S.H, MPA, representative of PT. Bio Farma (Persero) and PT bjb.
By: Ilham Mochammad Saputra