MotoGP expected to boost Lombok tourism
Lombok in West Nusa Tenggara (NTB) is gearing up for the world-class MotoGP motor racing event in 2021, which is expected to boost tourism on the island.
“We are confident that the MotoGP would be an amazing opportunity to lift up tourism in Lombok and Sumbawa,” Awanadhi Aswinabawa, chairman of the Indonesian Tourism Association’s (GIPI) NTB chapter, told The Jakarta Post on Tuesday.
Lombok and Sumbawa are NTB’s two largest islands. The province is also home to 278 small islands known as the Gilis.
Although the racing event will take place on Lombok Island, Awanadhi said it would also help boost tourism in other parts of NTB.
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Posted: 20 May 2019 07:58:27