MNCLand.com – MNC Group, Indonesia’s leading investment company, under its subsidiary MNC Land, which has quickly grown into one of the largest property groups in the country, has announced to develop the first world-class theme park in Indonesia, located in Lido, Bogor, (September 28, 2015).
Set within the lush tropical forests of the mountains of West Java, approximately 65 kilometers south from Jakarta and whilst enjoying a privileged elevated sanctuary offering a distinctive cooler and refreshing climate, MNC Group is repositioning and rebranding what is currently known as Lido Lakes, to be the pride of Indonesia. Inspired on the vision Chairman of MNC Group, Mr. Hary Tanoesoedibjo, this new destination is set to become a one-of-akind nationwide new development, as it is being redeveloped to grow into a 3,000-hectare world-class integrated lifestyle resort destination.
The completion of the Bogor-Sukabumi toll road, which is developed by MNC Group as well, will dedicate its own direct exit to Lido Lakes reducing the driving time from Jakarta down to 60 minutes only, enabling visitors an unprecedented opportunity to escape to this new destination.
Aiming at creating a new iconic ‘point of departure’ in the most populated archipelago in the world, plans for this ambitious lifestyle integrated development unveil a 500-hectare entertainment city, consisting of a world-class theme park, which will be developed in partnership with a global leading design and production firm based in Los Angeles, USA; an RDE center (Retail, Dining & Entertainment) and themed hotels.
“In addition to our well known plans to develop the next generation of luxury property with the Trump Hotel Collection partnership in Lido, I have envisioned to deliver Indonesia’s first worldclass theme park with another global giant, in this case a leader of the production and entertainment industry,” said Mr. Hary Tanoesoedibjo, Chairman of MNC Group. “We have plans to build something truly special here in West Java that not only showcases the best of Hollywood’s storytelling but also incorporates Indonesia’s incredibly rich and diverse heritage. We are aiming to create a ‘pride of the nation’ theme park that will meet the growing demand of our people for authentic world-class entertainment.”
Inspired on the fascinating and diverse history of our vast country and sprawling archipelago, this immersive pioneering entertainment destination will be revealed through a breathtaking and truly memorable story, created under the spectacular Hollywood theatrical concept. In synergy with the power distribution of MNC Media and with the growing needs of Indonesia’s upper middle class for unprecedented unrivaled entertainment, MNC Group is aiming to create its own intellectual property through powerful storytelling and innovative technology with the cooperation of the world’s most recognized imaginers. Thus being said, MNC Group is also reviewing other international intellectual properties, which could take part in the storyline of this one-of-a-kind theme park. MNC Land’s new theme park is positioned to unveil a whole new concept of Leisure, Entertainment and Lifestyle for the industry.
In combination with Bali’s recent announcement, these two projects are meant to become a landmark for MNC Land’s future property growth in partnership with the world’s key global players. An unprecedented key milestone for Indonesia’s promising outlook.