Batik is product of culture which is very identical with Indonesia. After it is recognized as UNESCO world heritage, the popularity of batik is increasing. There are some batik centers which can be found in Indonesia and each has different specification from other. Although Jogjakarta, Solo, and Pekalongan is well known as popular batik center, people cannot forget Cirebon as batik center because there are some specific motifs of batik Cirebon which is very beautiful and unique. The most popular motif is Mega Mendung which has cloud design. Batik Cirebon is offered commonly in bright color.
For getting various product from batik Cirebon, people have to find the right place and Kampung Trusmi must be the right place which people should not miss their they visit Cirebon. Kampung Trusmi is only about 5 km from Cirebon city center and people can reach it easily using car. From the Cirebon station, people only need 30-45 minutes to reach Kampung Trusmi. People will find many batik showrooms along the Trusmi Street which is about 1.5 km. they cannot only shop the batik product with various forms from the original cloth to the outfit with modern design but they can also see the making of batik Cirebon.
The price of the product is varied from above 50,000 rupiahs to hundreds rupiahs for a piece of batik cloth which is made manually by hand. Each store of course has its opening hours. People should explore the street deeper to find the store which offers cheaper price compared to the store which is placed near the gate of Kampung Trusmi.