In Development of Geopark Ciletuh-Palabuhanratu area while awaiting the decision of Ciletuh-Palabuhanratu Geopark as Geopark world or Unesco Global Geopark (UGG), West Java Provincial Government together with Sukabumi Regency Government keeps improving and holding various events. Through the Department of Tourism and Culture of West Java Province, Ciletuh-Palabuhanratu Geopark Festival (CGF) 2017 will be held at third time at different locations in the geopark region.
Last September, Palangpang Beach hosted the second festival title. In August, CGF 2017 successfully held in Palabuanratu. And on December 9, 2017, Ujung Genteng Beach will be the third CGF 2017 location planned to be attended by President Joko Widodo (Jokowi).
Vice Governor of West Java, Deddy Mizwar, who met at the opening of CGF 2017 in Palangpang Beach last September said that in his last meeting with President Joko Widodo, he deliberately invited him to come to the Cultural Arts Festival at Ciletuh-Palabuhanratu Geopark.
“At the same time (President) to determined where is the location of Sukabumi Airport will be built next year,” he continued.
By: Ilham Mochammad Saputra