Many of the world’s most ancient wonders can be found in Indonesia. From sacred temples to palace ruins, from prehistoric remains to living traditions, visitors from around the world come to Indonesia, attracted by its unique and diverse cultures and vibrant heritage.As a country with over 350 cultural ethnic groups, the cultural diversity of …

22/01/2015 · Also in Central Java, theng Plateau is home to the oldest extant temples in Indonesia, predating Borobudur by some 100 years, and just north of Solo, the early man archaeological excavation at Sangiran is a UNESCO World Heritage

2018 FESTinFest: Bringing Commerce and Cultural Heritage Together in Indonesia FESTinFest 2018 was held in Jakarta, Indonesia, on 30 and 31 January 2018. Organized by Indonesia’s Ministry of Tourism, the event featured Bluemoon Festival and a forum dubbed “Visit Wonderful Indonesia (ViWi) 2018: Celebration of Life”. Since 2017, it is …

At the same time, the integration of cultural affairs and tourism under the scope of the same ministry shows that cultural tourism is considered an integral part of Indonesia‘s tourism industry, and conversely, that tourism is used to promote and preserve the cultural heritage.

For someone who is a complete stranger to a foreign country, taking that first step toward assimilating into its culture can seem daunting. For those who have the desire to develop a deep understanding of Indonesia’s culture and traditions, Indonesia has several organizations that cater to the curiosity of newcomers.