BY LIZAWATI MADFA
KUALA SELANGOR, AUG 28: Tourism products in Kuala Selangor will be promoted in Japan at the JATA Tourism Expo Japan 2017 which is scheduled to be held this September 21 to 24.
Yang Dipertua of Kuala Selangor District Council (MDKS), Mohd Azhar Mohamed Ali said, the council and Tourism Selangor will be promoting interesting destinations in the district including historical sites and unique destinations.
He said, these include Bukit Melawati, Kelip-kelip Kampung Kuantan and the newest attraction, Permatang Angsa which has been going viral with the ‘Salar De Uyuni’ (mirror-like reflection) phenomenon.
“We always working with Tourism Selangor for promotions and this is the biggest that we are doing, to Japan, with global tourism players.
“We also have collaborated with homestay association there, and the will come here at the end of this month. We will also counter-visit next month during the expo,” he said to SelangorKini.
Mohd Azhar said, Kuala Selangor receives over one million tourists in a year and it is main Selangor tourism contributor.
“On the average, Selangor receives approximately five to six million tourists a year, and Kuala Selangor alone attracts over 1 million.
“With the support from Tourism Selangor, the State Government and other stakeholders, Kuala Selangor will surely rise to be the preferred tourist destination in this state,” he said.