JAKARTA, INDONESIA – Accor, the leading hospitality group in Indonesia, on the occasion of Indonesia’s National Batik Day, is inviting guests to celebrate Indonesia’s local treasures on KarnavALL Batik Nusantara offer in hotels and resorts in over 30 destinations across the country. The theme of “Wonders of Nature” draws its inspiration from the captivating beauty of Indonesia’s flora and fauna, embodying the spirit of harmony and heritage.
National Batik Day is officially commemorated every October 2nd, a date coinciding with UNESCO’s formal recognition in 2009 of Indonesian Batik as an Intangible Cultural Heritage.
During this special celebration, in collaboration with local communities and batik SMEs, guests are invited to immerse themselves in the enchanting world of batik with an exclusive room offer, which includes a delectable breakfast, thoughtfully curated batik gifts, or warm batik welcome amenities. Other immersive batik experiences are also provided in-house, such as batik afternoon tea, inspiring local SME exhibitions, exquisite batik fashion shows, batik workshops, engaging batik talk shows, and more.
“We proudly present the KarnavALL Batik Nusantara – Wonders of Nature as a means to promote the uniqueness and richness of batik, extending beyond our hotels and resorts across Indonesia, inspiring more than just a stay. We wholeheartedly support the government’s initiatives and recognize the significance of empowering local communities. Our support is extended to creative economy and SME partners, and our aim is to inspire Indonesia’s glory through the art of batik,” said Garth Simmons, Chief Executive Officer of Accor’s Premium, Midscale and Economy Division in Asia.
Minister of Tourism and Creative Economy Republic of Indonesia, Sandiaga Salahuddin Uno said, “I extend my appreciation and full support for this programme, which exudes the spirit and beauty of batik, a precious element in our history and cultural heritage. Batik is not just an exquisite material; it’s also a narrative of local wisdom and boundless creativity, reflecting our identity.”
To support this inspiring event, Pullman Ciawi proudly announces its collaboration with the esteemed Batik Anggun from Bogor Regency to celebrate the spirited National Batik Day 2023 with the theme “Garis Cerita.” This name embodies the beautiful portrayal of batik in a series of orderly lines, where each line holds its own significance and narrative. We hope that our guests can feel the beauty of each batik piece and delve into the various philosophies that adorn each of its lines. This vibrant partnership promises an unparalleled cultural experience, inviting guests and visitors to explore the enchantment and wonders of Bogor’s distinctive and intricate batik.
The enchanting journey will commence with a remarkable Batik Exhibition from October 1 to October 10, 2023. Guests will have the opportunity to witness a plethora of masterpieces from Batik Anggun, where each fabric comes alive with intricate stories waiting to be unveiled. Guests will also be allowed to participate in in-depth batik-making classes during the Batik Market sessions held every Saturday and Sunday throughout October 2023. This is a rare opportunity to become an integral part of the creative process and to gain a deeper appreciation for this timeless art form. The Batik Market also promises to be a haven for textile enthusiasts and high-quality collectors.
Guests can make reservations for this attractive offer at
https://all.accor.com/promotions-offers/hot-deals-offers/owm016387-001-karnavall-batik-nusantara.en.shtml from October 2nd to December 31st, 2023, for stays between October 4th and December 31st, 2023. As a special treat for this festive celebration, members of ALL – Accor Live Limitless will enjoy an exclusive 5% discount, while Accor Plus members can enjoy an exclusive 10% discount. Becoming a member of ALL – Accor Live Limitless is simple and free of charge by visiting www.all.accor.com.
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About Pullman Ciawi Vimala Hills
Pullman Ciawi Vimala Hills Resort Spa & Convention is located on the outskirts of Jakarta in Gadog, Bogor, West Java, and is built on a first-class, environmentally friendly property. With a captivating natural landscape that overlooks three majestic mountains: Mount Pangrango, Salak, and Geulis, Pullman Ciawi Vimala Hills, this premium hotel offers a unique holistic experience, far from the hustle and bustle of the capital city, providing a harmonious atmosphere to immerse oneself in nature. The resort is both a modern and stylish vacation retreat and an exceptional escape destination conveniently accessible from Bogor and Puncak, which remain favorite excursions in the West Java area. Pullman Ciawi Vimala Hills is a resort located at an altitude of 600 meters on 14 hectares of fully integrated land from Vimala Hills Villa & Resort, a residential area known as a soothing haven with beautiful gardens, a mini zoo, horseback riding, a fishing pond, a rabbit and deer park, outdoor activities, ATV tracks, canoeing, and an amphitheater.
About Batik Anggun of Bogor Regency
The origin of Batik Anggun from the heart of Bogor Regency can be traced back to the passionate hobby of its proprietor, who wholeheartedly embraced the world of handicrafts and embarked on a profound journey of admiration for the exotic natural beauty of Bogor Regency. From here, she spread her wings and immersed herself in the art of batik, an endeavor that would ultimately propel her into the vanguard of crafting the distinct and remarkable batik of Bogor Regency. As Batik Anggun of Bogor Regency marks its illustrious 10th anniversary, it has blossomed into a treasure trove of cultural significance, boasting an exclusive gallery and a creative workshop where both stamped and hand-drawn batik come to life. Each meticulously crafted design not only emanates resplendent visual aesthetics but also weaves together historical and philosophical narratives, bearing profound significance for the entire tapestry of the Bogor Regency community.
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