Tegal is a district in the province of Central Java which has dozens of tourist destinations that are no less interesting than other regions in Indonesia.
Call it like Rita Park, this playground in Tegal is predicted to be the dufan of Central Java province.
Apart from being famous for its myriad of tourism objects, Tegal also does not want to lose in presenting various souvenirs that highlight the characteristics of the area.
Well, if the Friends of the Trail of Picnik are stopping by in that city and are confused about what gifts to bring for people at home.
Don’t worry, just buy one of the 12 lists of typical Tegal souvenirs recommended by Travel Blog Indonesiabelow.
1. Bogares Nuts
The first famous Tegal souvenir that is often hunted by tourists is called bogares beans.
This traditional snack made from peanuts has a blend of flavors between crunchy, salty, savory and sweet. It would be very suitable if served as a snack or a meal for guests.
In Tegal itself, finding this one snack is not a difficult thing because it is readily available anywhere, either in gift centers, traditional markets or shops. on line.
Regarding the price, bogares beans themselves are sold at very affordable prices, only around IDR 38,000 / kg. So, it’s still cheap, right?
Apart from the super crunchy bogares beans, this delicious pilus with a typical taste of Tegal is one of the best market snacks to be used as souvenirs for families at home.
This pilus is very safe for consumption because it is fried in vegetable oil, without preservatives and does not use MSG. In addition, these foods can also last for 1 month.
Pilus, which is also quite popular in the city of Brebes, is the most delicious if it is used as a friend to eat fried rice, meatballs, chicken noodles or just snacked like that too.
To get it is quite easy because it is easy to find in every souvenir center and the price is only around Rp. 30,000 per kilo.
3. Candied Cerme
Candied cerme fruit is always synonymous with the city of Tegal. No wonder these snacks are often bought as souvenirs by tourists.
This candied cerme which comes from the village of Guci has a unique taste and consists of several flavors, there are sweet, spicy and original, you just have to choose according to your taste.
This snack is easiest to find in the Guci area and the price is very cheap, only around Rp. 6,000.
4. Cake Kamir
The next Tegal souvenir that tastes no less delicious and is very suitable for souvenirs is the kamir cake.
The basic ingredients of the cake are made from processed cassava tape, wheat flour, sugar and a little milk. Not only delicious, this snack can last up to 2 days.
Kamir cake itself is very easy to find along the roadside of Tegal and is priced at only Rp. 1,000 / seed.
5. Antor crackers
Indonesia is indeed famous for having a lot of various types of light snacks in the form of crackers, one of which is quite popular from Tegal, the name is known as Antor.
When viewed at a glance from the picture, this one light snack looks like an upil cracker, it’s just smaller in size and the flavor is quite strong.
For Travel Blog Indonesia Friends who want to buy it as a souvenir, please just come to the traditional market in the city of Tegal.
Regarding the price, this snack, which is commonly referred to as sand crackers or badeg, is generally sold very affordable, only around Rp. 15,000 per bal.
Bakpia is one of the most popular snacks on the island of Java. Not only Yogyakarta and Solo, in Tegal these snacks are also widely found and better known as Latopia.
This typical Tegal latopia is different from bakpia in Jogja where it is bigger, the skin is very crispy, then the texture is so dense.
This food can be easily obtained because it is available in almost all souvenir centers or in traditional market areas.
The price of Latopia itself is arguably very cheap, for one package it only costs around Rp. 13,000 with the contents of 10 seeds. In addition, the flavors also vary, there are green beans, chocolate or various fruits.
7. Know Aci
When talking about typical Tegal souvenirs, you know that aci has always been one that has never been overlooked from the discussion.
With such a delicious taste, it’s no wonder that tofu is always the main game by tourists and is often used as a souvenir for people at home.
Besides tasting very delicious, tofu aci which is identical to the Slawi area, the price is also very affordable, only around Rp. 1,000 per seed.
For those of Travel Blog Indonesia friends who want to buy them as souvenirs, you can buy them at the Putra Pure Tofu shop on Jalan Diponegoro Prince, the location is only about 100 meters from Tegal town square.
Besides knowing aci, Poci is also very synonymous with the city of Tegal. This unique item for brewing tea is one of the best souvenirs to take home.
The teapots themselves are easy to find as souvenirs are sold in souvenir shops and are priced at Rp. 80,000 / set, including cups, cups and teapots.
Apart from souvenir shops, these teapots can also be found in various shopping centers or supermarkets scattered in Slawi and Mesajem.
9. T-shirt Galgil
If Bali is famous for Joger, Jogja with Dagadu, then Tegal also has a special t-shirt product called Galgil.
The Galgil shirt comes with a design featuring the Tegal language writing and a typical pun from the local area. Friends of TrailPiknik can also use their own chosen motifs.
These T-shirts are also very affordable, starting from Rp. 60,000-Rp. 65,000 only and can be found on Jalan Lemah Duwur No.29, Adiwerna or on Jln. KH. Ahmad Dahlan No.39, Mangkokusuman, Tegal.
10. Gemblong Ocar-Acir
Hearing the name may still be very unfamiliar, but about the taste, don’t get me wrong, the shredded ocar-pickle taste is quite tantalizing.
This traditional snack is made from sticky rice which is then topped with grated coconut and liquid brown sugar.
Gemblong ocar-acir itself is easily found in traditional markets and costs around 5 thousand per portion. Besides being suitable as snacks on the way, it is also great to take home as souvenirs.
11. Water Hyacinth Crafts
Friends of TracesPiknik know water hyacinth, right? Well, in Tegal district, these water plants are used as material for making handicrafts.
These handicraft products come in various forms, in the form of bags, shoes, wallets, sandals and others. This souvenir is perfect if used as a gift for close friends or people at home.
To find it is not difficult, because it is easy to find in various places in Tegal and the price varies, depending on the type.
12. Clay Mug
Apart from a teapot, Tegal also has one more unique souvenir that is suitable to be used as a souvenir for loved ones, namely the clay mug.
It is so named, because the material for making this souvenir is indeed made of clay which is then carved in such a way as to produce a mug.
These mugs can be found easily in souvenir shops and the prices are very pocket friendly. How, interested?
So make a traveling companion on a picnic traveling or just transit in Tegal, don’t forget to buy one of the typical souvenirs above!