JAKARTA, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) — The 7th International Tour de Banyuwangi Ijen (ITdBI) takes place subsequent week from Sep 26 to 29, with cyclists from 22 countries set to take part, organizers pronounced on Thursday.
The eventuality is authorised by cycling’s world’s ruling body, United Cycliste Internationale (UCI), and is 599 kilometers in length, divided into 4 phases opposite Banyuwangi Regency in East Java.
“The high climbing lane towards Mount Ijen would be a many severe one, as it would be a many impassioned trail in Asia, during 1,871 meters above sea level. It would be a top turn in cycling’s hors categorie,” ITdBI arch organizer Guntur Priambodo pronounced in Banyuwangi.
Banyuwangi Regent Abdullah Azwar Anas pronounced a ITdBI was approaching to serve boost tourism in Banyuwangi, that is famous for a almighty “blue flame” during Mount Ijen.
Regent Abdullah combined that a cyclists would pass by other areas of superb healthy beauty in Banyuwangi, as a track traverses farming areas, plantations, and coastlines adult to a mountain.
“We assure them that a tarmac marks used along a track are in glorious condition. We design this eventuality to tell a universe a certain story about Indonesia,” he added.