Proceedings of the 1st Economics and Business International Conference 2017 (EBIC 2017)

Creative Industries Readiness to Support Tourism in Danau Toba

Authors
Prihatin Lumbanraja, Arlina Nurbaity Lubis, Beby Kendida Hasibuan
Corresponding Author
Prihatin Lumbanraja
Available Online January 2018.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/ebic-17.2018.80How to use a DOI?
Keywords
Creative Industries, Visit Indonesia, Tourism Experiecne
Abstract

Indonesia planned to create many of featured tourism destination to promote Indonesia as world's famous tourism destination. In relation with the given strategic plan, Danau Toba was chosen to be one of many featured destination in North Sumatera. In order to achieve the desired outcome, local government, alongside with Danau Toba residences had to improve their tourism selling points, especially creating the tourism experiences. One of supporting factors in tourism experience is the local product which usually branded as souvenirs or many experience-related services. Creative industries was created by combining local value, such as religious, culture, music, and event in form of goods or services. This study aimed to unravel the hidden potential of creative industries to improve tourism experiences. The data was collected through survey and interview based on structured questionnaires. The creative industries potency were mapped within this study. According to this research, The existence of creative industries can support the tourism experience. Creative industries can offers a lot of new experience to the tourist which bring out their best experiences. This approach do not only promote a tourism destination, but also promote many point of local culture to the world. However, the current enterprises of Danau Toba was not ready to develop creative industries further.

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Volume Title
Proceedings of the 1st Economics and Business International Conference 2017 (EBIC 2017)
Series
Advances in Economics, Business and Management Research
Publication Date
January 2018
ISBN
978-94-6252-470-5
ISSN
2352-5428
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/ebic-17.2018.80How to use a DOI?
Copyright
© 2018, the Authors. Published by Atlantis Press.
Open Access
This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/).

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