Surabaya International Travel Fair set for April
Surabaya, February 5, 2010: Surabaya, Indonesia’s second biggest market for domestic and outbound market, will hold SITF 2010 (Surabaya International Travel Fair), on April 16-18 at Gramedia EXPO convention centre Surabaya.
Mr. Panca R. Sarungu, chairman of SITF 2010 organizing committee, said, “With Surabaya, be prepared for best holiday deals! as the theme of The upcoming event, we would like to educate and provide Surabaya citizens with complete information on how to do an early booking for school holiday season on June and next July.”
In order to lure Surabaya’s citizens to visit SITF 2010, the organizer will offer a big discount party. “We are sure that this travel fair will draw the attention of 15.000 people and will achieve a total transaction of 15 billion rupiahs” said Panca.
The Assistant Branch Board Chairman of PHRI, Mr. Bambang Hermanto is in full support of the upcoming travel exhibition, hoping that this will help domestic promotion and learning on International Tourism World. “As a hotel manager, we expect that the exhibition will provide a big opportunity for making an early sale of rooms, with a special price” said Mr. Bambang who is also Vice President Casa Grande (Association of star rated hotel ) . He is also hopeful that this event will be held annually.
This event is also being organized by RajaMICE.com, organizer of ITHF (Indonesian Travel & Holiday Fair), the biggest tourism exhibition and holiday ideas in Indonesia, which is held twice a year. Related organizations that support the event include ASITA Jakarta, PATA ( Pacific Asia Travel Association) Indonesia and Indonesia Tourism Community, KADIN Jatim, Casa Grande and East Java Tourism Officials.