Solo city is still very closely with Javanese culture. With the slogan SOLO Is The Spirit of Java. Solo is determined to continue to maintain and preserve Javanese culture. We have to be proud of this. Batik, which had been claimed by other country, now it has been legitimated by world organization.
Solo is very well known with its Batik. There are villages or “kampung” Batik that are famous in Solo. One of them is Kampung Batik Laweyan, which is located in west Solo.
Batik has become Solo city icon and already known throughout Indonesia and became the flagship product export. Batik is one of traditional art works that made by the people in Laweyan since 19th century. In this history place, we will know the process of making Batik.
We hope that the government will develop Kampung Batik Laweyan to be cultural heritage tourism. Therefore, Friends Lovers, if you are interested in it, you have to visit Kampung Batik Laweyan. Not only learn about making Batik, you can also know about the history in that place. In that way, we can preserve the heritage culture and art in Solo.
ANINDA YOFI INTAN