Indramayu is an area in West Java known as the City of Mango and is known for having a million interesting and impressive tourist attractions.
So, if you happen to visit this city full of cultural and beach tourism, don’t miss the agenda of hunting for souvenirs to take home.
The reason is, there are many good Indramayu souvenirs to take home. Anything? Come on, let’s look at the full Travel Blog Indonesia review below.
Known as the “City of Mango”, many tourists often bring this fruit home as souvenirs for their loved ones.
Apart from being sweet, mangoes are also one of the most durable practical souvenirs and will certainly be liked by everyone, both young and old.
Although easily found in other areas in Indonesia, this Indramayu mango tastes very different. So it will be very suitable for taking home as souvenirs.
This mango fruit is very easy to find along the pantura route. And for the price, generally only around IDR 20,000 per kilogram. Still very affordable, right?
2. Mango Dodol
As the largest mango producer in West Java, it’s no wonder that there are so many Indramayu specialties whose basic ingredients are made from the fruit, one example is dodol.
This dodol is made with the aim of extending the shelf life of fruit and other ways for us to enjoy mangoes.
For the manufacture itself, this traditional snack is made in a way that is not much different from that of dodol in general.
If you intend to buy it as a souvenir for your relatives, you can come to the gift shop on Ahmad Yani Street. One plastic mango lunkhead is usually sold for only Rp.10,000. Cheap and affordable, right?
3. Chips Tike
Each region must have a unique souvenir, including Indramayu. One of the city’s most famous souvenirs is the tike chip.
These chips are mainly made of nut grass. The taste is very tasty and delicious, making these snacks popular with people. Visiting Indramayu, it’s incomplete if you don’t taste the crunchy weeds.
The tike chips themselves are very easy to find in souvenir centers around Indramayu and the price is arguably very affordable, which is around Rp. 100,000 / kg.
Not only Cirebon has shrimp paste, Indramayu also has it. Even this kitchen spice is often bought to be used as souvenirs for neighboring mothers.
This typical Indramayu shrimp paste has a high nutritional element and is usually the most delicious when used as a dipping sauce for fried fish or white rice.
And shrimp paste is easiest to find both in traditional markets or in gift shops. Regarding the price, you don’t need to worry, Friends of Travel Blog Indonesia only need a budget of IDR 18,000 to get three packages of this Indramayu-style shrimp paste.
5. Kafka shirts
T-shirts are one of the most anticipated souvenirs and will certainly be very useful for the recipient.
And in Indramayu itself, there are unique shirts that are great for souvenirs. Apart from the unique design, contemporary themes, up to date models, and affordable prices.
To buy it, you can come to a clothes shop on Jalan Triaya Barat, Karanganyar, Kab. Indramayu to buy it. Here, the price of this shirt is sold starting from IDR 70,000, depending on the size.
6. Dodol Laragudig
Not only mango, in Indramayu there are still many other types of delicious dodol whose ingredients are made from various compositions, one of which is like this laragudig.
This laragudig dodol is so popular because it has a sweet taste. Besides being delicious, these foods are also made in the traditional way and without artificial sweeteners.
This laragudig dodol is also very easy to find in a number of souvenir shops around the city of Indramayu. For the price, no need to worry about being friendly in a pocket.
7. Banana Weevil Crackers
Crackers are indeed the most appropriate snack to enjoy a relaxing afternoon while enjoying a cup of a refreshing drink.
Well, if you happen to visit Indramayu, banana hump crackers are one of the best snacks to take home.
These banana hump crackers are crunchy and tasty because they are non-cholesterol foods and far from borax.
These products can be easily purchased at a number of souvenir centers around Indramayu and generally sell for around Rp. 12,000 for the price.
8. Salted Fish Jambal Roti
Even though it sounds like rustic food, this Indramayu-style salted fish jambal roti is quite expensive. You could even say that it is a premium culinary class.
The raw material for this jambal roti salted fish is made from a limited number of Kadukang or Mayung fish. Apart from having high nutrition and protein, these snacks are also professionally processed without preservatives so that they are safe for consumption.
You can buy this salted jambal roti fish in a number of souvenir centers around Indramayu. For the price, one kilogram generally costs around Rp. 95,000.
At first glance, this food is indeed very similar to Lemper. However, the difference is that the lepet is not filled with shredded chicken but rather tolo beans wrapped in coconut leaves.
Apart from being suitable for propping your stomach on the way, this lepet is also the perfect souvenir to take home.
To get lepet, traditional markets are the most fitting addresses to visit. In this place, the price of these foods is usually around Rp. 1,000 per piece.
10. Mango Syrup
And the last thing that should not be missed when visiting from the Indramayu area is mango syrup.
As the name implies, this syrup is made from mango gedong lipstick which is then processed without artificial sweeteners and of course using natural ingredients.
This mango syrup is also very easy to find in both souvenir centers and traditional markets. With only Rp. 20,000 in capital, Travel Blog Indonesia’s Friends can get one bottle of this delicious drink.