Could Nationalism Sense be Reached Through Cultural Tourism Activity

Purwanti Dyah Pramanik

Rahmat Ingkadijaya

Devita Gantina

 

Abstract

Cultural tourism activity could be one of the educational choices to reach emotional well-being. In the point of consumers’ view, one of the emotional well-being is having a sense of nation of ones country. It is similar with nasionalism sense. By having experience in a certain local tourism, watching traditional dance performances or informing and tasting a wide range of traditional food, people is going to be more familiar with their own culture, more fond of their own culture, and more proud of their own culture. This research aimed to analyze the respondents’ nasionalism sense after having cultural tourism activity by visiting Tekstil Jakarta Museum and Rumah Budaya Nusantara Puspo Budoyo (RBNPB) in Tangerang Selatan. The respondents are 74 of the new students’ parent of Trisakti School of Tourism who are traveling together to visit Tekstil Jakarta Museum and RBNPB. The study made use of descriptive research design. The sample are choosen by simple random sampling. The data are collected by distributing questionaires. The analysis includes validity and reliability, frequency, and descriptive. The study found that after having tourism services by visiting Tekstil Jakarta museum and RBNPB, the respondents were more familiar with their own culture, more fond of their own culture, and more proud of their own culture.

Keywords: Nasionalism Sense, Cultural Tourism Activity

Fulltext: doi:10.2991/ictgtd-16.2017.5

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