TAMAN KOTA SEBAGAI SARANA REKREASI DAN PENINGKATAN KEBAHAGIAAN HIDUP (Studi kasus pada taman-taman tematik di kota Bandung)

  • Herlan Suherlan Sekolah Tinggi Pariwisata Bandung
  • Bilkis Pramesti Sekolah Tinggi Pariwisata Bandung

Abstract

This study aims to assess the suitability of urban parks in a region as a means of recreation that can  accommodate  user  activities  and  meet  the  needs  of  public  recreation.  Currently  the provision of leisure, recreation and tourism facilities is an indicator for the sustainability of urban development, so development in some urban areas now leads to city parks that provide space as a recreational facility that can improve the quality of life and make a city fit to be a place to live Which is convenient. The approach in this research is qualitative naturalistic approach. Data  collection  techniques used  were  interview,  observation  and  documentation study. The object of research in the form of thematic parks in the city of Bandung. The results of the research show that (1) Bandung city park development has now lead to the use of the park as a recreational facility that offers a wide range of recreational opportunities both active and passive by optimizing its function in improving the index of happiness of the community; (2). The park in Bandung is in a strategic location with the city center and integrated with urban development; (3) Facilities to support recreational activities are not yet available optimally, there is no integration of various stakeholders in the development of the park as a means of recreation. Based on the results of the research concluded that the development of Bandung city park is currently not suitable for use as a means of public recreation. Recommendation from the above  conclusion  is  the  importance of  integration  conducted  by  related  institutions  in  the organization and management of the park to serve as a means of public recreation in the city of Bandung.

Published
2017-07-10
How to Cite
SUHERLAN, Herlan; PRAMESTI, Bilkis. TAMAN KOTA SEBAGAI SARANA REKREASI DAN PENINGKATAN KEBAHAGIAAN HIDUP (Studi kasus pada taman-taman tematik di kota Bandung). Jurnal Ilmiah Pariwisata, [S.l.], v. 22, n. 2, p. 65 - 76, july 2017. ISSN 1411-1527. Available at: <http://jurnalpariwisata.stptrisakti.ac.id/index.php/JIP/article/view/1133>. Date accessed: 18 nov. 2017.