Tourism Sustainability Strategy during New Normal Period for "Balkondes" in Borobudur Area

  • Andhatu ACHSA Tidar University, Indonesia
  • Rian DESTININGSIH Tidar University, Indonesia
  • Fitrah Sari ISLAMI Tidar University, Indonesia
  • Ivo NOVITANINGTYAS Tidar University, Indonesia
  • Budi RAHARDJO Tidar University, Indonesia


The COVID-19 pandemic has had impacts on the tourism sector, including tourism destinations called Balkondes in the Borobudur area. During the normal period, Balkondes needs a strategy to become sustainable. Based on these, Balkondes needs to identify the internal and external factors and formulate the tourism sustainability strategy. The approaches used are Strengths-Weaknesses-Opportunities-Threats (SWOT) and Internal-External (IE) Matrix. The data used in this research is primary data. The respondents are the managers of Balkondes and the tourists. The number of respondents is 200 people. The data is collected by purposive sampling method. The results of this study provide managerial implications for Balkondes managers to implement strategies for optimizing tourist attractions and tourist facilities, increasing support from the government, implementing clean, health, safety, environment (CHSE). This study extends the literature related to the development of tourism strategies to recover the tourism destination during the new normal period.


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How to Cite
ACHSA, Andhatu et al. Tourism Sustainability Strategy during New Normal Period for "Balkondes" in Borobudur Area. Journal of Environmental Management and Tourism, [S.l.], v. 13, n. 2, p. 346-353, mar. 2022. ISSN 2068-7729. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 07 june 2023. doi: