Boat trips in Brantas River Kediri East Java
During the holidays, many people come to Brantas River which is located under Brawijaya Bridge and Old Bridge for boat trips
SURYA.co.id | KEDIRI – Kediri City Government plan to take an advantage of Brantas River for public open space was welcomed enthusiastically.
The location is very strategic. From this location, visitors can get around and enjoying the scenery of Kediri City from the river path.
Moestoro, The officer of the boat rental said that the public interest in the holiday season is increased significantly.
Moestoro recognized that the river have changed from dirty become clean including homeless people who used to live under the bridge have also left since there was an operation of hygiene on the river banks.
"We are thankful if the government is using the river banks for the villagers because tourist activities are very demanding,” he explained.
To check the stream of the Brantas River, Kediri Regional Disaster Management Agency (Badan Penanggulangan Bencana Daerah – BPBD Kediri) has conducted testing with SAR boats. The boat which made from fiberglass is transporting children traveling down the river.
The place itself has been cleaned and flatten. Some activities have even been held on the Brantas River banks.
Translated by: Avicenna Abdul Azis