TOURIST DECISION IN MOUNT MERBABU NATIONAL PARK, INDONESIA

I.R. Putri, L.R.W. Faida, C. Fandeli, R.H. Purwanto
2018 Russian Journal of Agricultural and Socio-Economic Sciences  
This study aims to determine decision-making regarding tourist visit, preferences and average time of visit. The study was conducted using quantitative approach. The results exhibit travelers' characteristics are dominated by males within 15-30 age range. The average income is generally less than IDR 2,000,000 with monthly travel budget up to IDR 500,000 due to visiting motivation, that is, quiet and natural environment. Most tourists were originally from Central Java region, so transportation
more » ... so transportation used in general is a private motorcycle and travel cars. Tourists' visitation is for recreation purposes with friends which generally last for two days with about 2 to 5 times annualy. Lastly, travel activity most favored by tourists is camping.
doi:10.18551/rjoas.2018-03.03 fatcat:gk6aulzwtjaurnrlo6fyiw46cu