The Exclamation of Digital Genpi Destinations Raises Malay Culture The Heritage Market of Tanjungpinang Stinger Island Takes Festive
Penyengat Island not only offers historical tours with the many historical sites that are there. Now Penyengat has a new magnet for travelers who want to visit. Penyengat Island Heritage Market opens in October 2018.
This market is located in Bukit Fort, Penyengat Island Chair, Tanjungpinang City, Riau Islands. The opening of a new icon of Penyengat tourism was carried out by Deputy Mayor of Tanjungpinang, Rahma. Tanjungpinang’s Enchantment Generation Indonesia (GenPI) Coordinator, Raja Farul said, Pasar Warisan is a digital destination with a cultural concept. This market is intended to elevate Malay culture. Both in terms of culinary, folk games, and also art.
Later, Heritage Market will open every Sunday with a variety of attractions. Certainly laden with riches of Malay culture. With that strength, the existence of Penyengat Island will be increasingly taken into account. Because, Penyengat Island is an icon of historical and cultural tourism in the Riau Islands Province. In addition, this island is a National Cultural Heritage Island that will be carried as a World Heritage.
“For now, we have just prepared two spot selfies. However, in the future this spot selfie will be added with a variety of uniqueness and views that tempt visitors, “said Fahrul, the original Penyengat.
There are various other attractions ready to be served. There is a Heritage spot for Malay Slave Games. Various traditional Malay games can be found in this spot. You want to play Gasing, you want to play the Midrib Rifle. Or want to play Timang Chicken Feathers, Crooked, Enggrang or even Sticky.
All have been prepared by the Pasar Warisan team. There are also spots on the Cultural Arts Heritage Site. This spot is an arena for performances and learning about Malay arts and culture. All of which are inherited from Penyengat Island.
Culinary will certainly be an attraction. Here a variety of menus are provided. From Lakse, Putu Mayang, Kosoi, Bingke, Apam, Ongol-ongol, Kue Talam, Nasi Dagang as well as others, they started here. The taste is definitely delicious. The price is very friendly in the bag. Because all of these cuisines are prepared directly by the people of Penyengat Island.
Raja Fahrul added, “In addition to locations that have a unique history of conducting transactions in the Heritage Market, visiting guests can exchange real money with a currency that is worth the same as real money. Ketun money certainly has its own historical value in the Malay kingdom, hence the name the money used is Ketun Money. “
Although the Rainy Launching of the Heritage Market took place with great fanfare, it was seen from the enthusiasm of the invited guests as well as the residents who attended, this is a good start for the future with the viral Heritage Market can increase tourist visits to Penyengat Island.
Head of the Riau Islands Tourism Office, Boeralimar, expressed the same thing: Stinging Island is a Superior Destination in Riau Islands which has Malay historical tourism. With the opening of New Destinations Digital Destinations Pasar Warisan by friends Tanjungpinang GenPI can boost tourist growth to Penyengat Island by neutralizing Digital Destinations every moment. “
The Pasar Warisan Digital Destinations have just been launched by friends of the Tanjung Pinang Indonesian Charm Generation (GenPI) on October 14, 2018. Located in Banteng Bukit Penyengat Island Chair was inaugurated as a digital destination for the Enchanted Generation of Indonesia. Please note Fort Bukit Kursi Is one of the historical legacies of the Malay Kingdom found on Penyengat Island,
Tanjungpinang, Riau Islands. The name of the fort was taken from the location where the fort was built, namely Bukit Kursi. In ancient times, Fort Bukit Kursi was used as a place to maintain and maintain sovereignty from enemy attacks because of its strategic location, besides being in the highlands and also facing the open sea.
The selection of Pasar Warisan location is not without reason, Tanjungpinang GenPI Coordinator, Raja Farul, “Saying the location of Bukit Kursi as a Heritage Market Location introduces the historic Fort Bukit Kursi Tourism which was once used for the fortress on Penyengat Island.”
The excitement of this destination doesn’t stop there. Like other digital destinations, this market also provides attractive spots for selfies. What’s more at Bukit Kursi. The scenery is beautiful. One of them is a selfie spot that leads directly to the ocean. This spot is increasingly fun with the scenic background from Mount Bintan.