Sail Nias 2019 is scheduled to be held in July 2019 until September 2019 in 5 Regencies / Cities on Nias Island. The event this time carries the theme “Nias Towards the Gate of the World Marine Tourism Destination”. The highlight of the event is planned to be held on September 14, 2019 in Teluk Dalam, South Nias. The activities that will be carried out here are Wonderful Nias Expo 2019, WS international surfing championship: QS 1500, cultural performances to social services by the TNI.
To further enliven Sail Nias 2019, organizers will hold interesting activities such as Wind Surfing and Sailing, Free Diving Competition, Nias Rock Jump Festival, Batu Islands Cultural Festival, Traditional Fishing Boat Parade, Coffee Festival, Culinary, Sail Nias Fishing Tournament , Wonderful Photos of Tourism Expo and many more.
The Indonesian Minister of Law and Human Rights as Chairman of the 2019 Sail Nias Center Committee said that Nias was chosen as the host of the 2019 Sail Indonesia because it was supported by its maritime potential.
“Nias has enormous marine, fisheries and tourism potential. We believe that the holding of this event can make Nias a gateway to world tourism. Therefore collaboration or collaboration from various parties is needed, “said Menteti Yasonna Laoly, in an event that was received by Sail Nias 2019 in Jakarta recently.
Meanwhile, Tourism Minister Arief Yahya said, Nias is indeed feasible to be developed because it has world-class potential that does not need to be doubted. This island has been named as one of the world’s best exploration locations, and also has a historical tourist attraction (megalithic) which is still well maintained.