Salak or snake fruit is the superior product from Sleman, Yogyakarta. Salak Pondoh plants characterized as an upper palm tree with a fern pattern. It is a nice thing to do that can get straight when picking up and taste the fruit. The construction of Salak Pondoh Agro Tourism started in 1988 and was officially opened in 1994.
Mr. Sudibyo is a founder of Agro Tourism Salak Pondoh in Turi village. He developed the snake fruit in the garden of his parents and tried to invite community and participation. At first, he got a rejection that it loudly as planting other crops have to sacrifice. Because of his persistence, eventually surrounding residents to follow his advice. Salak Pondoh has already sold almost sell to all over Indonesia even to Malaysia, Japan, and other countries.
Salak Pondoh has a land area of 27 hectares, in addition to being complex snake fruit parks. There are also children's playground, fishing and swimming pool. Located at an altitude of 200 meters above sea level and the temperature is very good for the development of cultured plant of snake fruit. The cool atmosphere of the village could feel it and provided comfort when circling.
Salak Pondoh is the mainstay of archipelago Gardens. More than 17 species of plants can be found in the snake fruit garden area of 2 hectares. Ranging from: Snake fruit super, Blacksnake fruit, Yellow Snake fruit, Manggala snake fruit, Condet snake fruit, Balinese snake fruit, and others. In addition to fruit crops, there is also a park medication garden where grows, such as ginger turmeric, star fruit, and others constantly being developed.